Nanterre-Amandiers is a national public theater (Centre Dramatique National), whose mission is to produce and make circulate performances with contemporary aesthetics. Nanterre-Amandiers produces and co-produces new works, invites guest performances, hosts meetings and discussions, organizes tours. Nanterre-Amandiers is directed by the artist Philippe Quesne. He has been impulsing new orientations in the artistic project.
The programme of Nanterre-Amandiers makes various performing arts - theater, dance, musical theater, visual arts - meet and circulate, while developing international collaborations and inviting French and international artists.
The performances raise questions and depict acts that account for our times, pieces offered by artists who explore new forms of writings for the stage, artists who are controversial and question our preconceptions, artists of our times, who place the present at the heart of their work.