SPECIAL EVENT DES FLAMMES A LA LUMIERE
600 volunteers in the “Connaissance de la Meuse” Association remember one of the largest conflicts in the history of mankind – the Battle of Verdun. 300 French and German actors on stage, 900 costumes, 1000 spotlights, 40 km of cables are combined with special effects to provide a grandiose historic remembrance in an outstanding setting in Verdun. In a performance lasting 75 minutes, the major events spanning the period between the “Edwardian Era” and the Great War will be unfurled before your eyes. It has a particular significance in Verdun since the town has become a global symbol of reconciliation. The show ends with a message of hope, a message of Peace.