A Midsummer Night's Dream, Festival d'Aix 2015, Théâtre de l'Archevêché
Vincent Pontet


Numerous individual supporters and family foundations from France and abroad contribute to the development of Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, in particular through the Club des Mécènes and our International Friends’ partner organizations, IFILAF UK and IFILAF US.*

We thank them for their crucial commitment at our side, with special thanks to our major donors:
the Fondation Meyer pour le Développement Culturel et Artistique,
Karolina Blaberg Stiftung,
Fonds Chœur à l'Ouvrage,
The Eloise Susanna Gale Foundation
and Mr and Mrs Laurence Blackall,

Mécènes fondateurs

Mr and Mrs Laurence Blackall, Mr and Mrs Christopher Carter, Mr Nicolas D. Chauvet, Mr and Mrs André Hoffmann, Mr Bruno Roger, Mr and Mrs Christian Schlumberger.

Grands mécènes

Baron and Baroness Jean-Pierre Berghmans, Mr Nabil Chartouni, Ms Ariane Dandois, Mr and Mrs Bechara El Khoury, Mr and Mrs Nicholas L.D. Firth, Mr and Mrs Burkhard Gantenbein, Ms Nomi Ghez and Dr. Michael S. Siegal, Mr and Mrs Jean-Claude Gruffat, Mr and Mrs Charles Gave, Dr John A. Haines and Dr Anand Kumar Tiwari, Mr and Mrs Alain Honnart, Mr and Mrs Philippe Jabre, Baron and Baroness Daniel Janssen, Mr and Mrs Simon and Emma Keswick, Mr Jean-Claude Langain, Mr Michael Lunt, Mr Jean-Claude Meyer and Mrs Nathalie Bloch Lainé, Mr and Mrs Richard J. Miller, Mrs Marie Nugent-Head and Mr James C. Marlas, Mr Pascal Tallon, Mr and Mrs Henri-Michel Tranchimand.

Membres bienfaiteurs

Mr and Mrs Walter Butler, Mr François Casier, Mr Jean Cheval and Mrs Georgia Makhlouf, Mr and Mrs François Debiesse, Mr Michel Frasca, Mr Alain Guy, Mrs Sophie Kessler-Matière, Mr Alessandro Riva and Mr Nicolas Bonnal, Mr and Mrs Demesthene Severis.

Membres donateurs

Mr and Mrs Mark Armour, Mr and Mrs Thierry Aulagnon, Mr and Mrs Thierry d’Argent, Mr and Mrs Erik Belfrage, Mr and Mrs Jacques Bouhet, Mr and Mrs François Bournerias, Mr Eric E. Bowles and Mrs Kuri Torigoe, Mr and Mrs Jordi and Patricia Caballé, Mrs Christelle Colin and Mr Gen Oba, Ms Nathalie Coll, Mr and Mrs Virgile Delâtre, Mr and Mrs Charles-Henri Filippi, Mr Pierre-Yves Gautier, Mr and Mrs Pierre Guenant, Ms Yanne Hermelin, Mr William Kadouch-Chassaing, Mr and Mrs Raphaël Kanza, Mrs Susan Kessler, Mr and Mrs Samy Kinge, Mr and Mrs Antoine Labbé, Mr Jean-Paul Labourdette, Ms Danielle Lipman W. Boccara, Mr and Mrs Michel Longchampt, Ms Anne Maus, Mr and Mrs Ton Meijer-Bergmans, Ms Sylvie Ouziel, Mr Thomas Rottner, Mr Etienne Sallé, Mrs Catherine Stephanoff, Mr and Mrs Anton van Rossum, Mr Philippe Villin, Mr Michel Vovelle, Mr and Mrs Philip Wilkinson, Mr and Mrs Robert Zolade.

Membres actifs

Ms Pascale Alfonsi, Mr and Mrs Jean-Paul Bailly, Mr Constant Barbas, Ms Patricia Barbizet, Mr Bernard Barone, Mr and Mrs Christian Bauzerand, Mrs Marie-Claude Billard, Mr and Mrs Olivier Binder, Mrs Marie-Joëlle Bonnefoy, Mr and Mrs Daniel Caclin, Ms Christine Cayol-Machenaud,Mrs Paz Corona and Mr Stéphane Magnan, Mr Alan Cravitz, Mr Pierre-Louis Dauzier, Mr Etienne Davignon, Mr Laurent Diot, Mr and Mrs Alain Douteaud, Mr and Mrs Olivier Dubois, Mr and Mrs Philippe-Henri Dutheil, Mrs Marceline Gans, Mr Jean-Marie Gurné, M. Pascal Houzelot, Ms Gabriele Kippert, Mr Didier Kling, Mrs Francesca Kress, Mr Jean-Marc La Piana, Mr Jean-Pol Lallement, Mr and Mrs Jacques Latil, Mr Jacques Le Pape, Ms Janine Levy, Mr and Mrs Jacques Manardo, Mr Thierry Martinache, Mr and Mrs Jean-Pierre Mégnin,Mr Jean-Claude Meunier, Mr Bernard Miyet, Mr and Mrs Guillaume de Montrichard, Mrs Maryse Most, Mrs Jacqueline Roland-Gosselin, Mr and Mrs Leonard Schrank, Mr and Mrs Jacques-Olivier Simonneau, Mr and Mrs David Syed, Mr and Mrs Sebastien Veil, Mr and Mrs Jean-Renaud Vidal.

Board of trustees


Mr Jean-Claude Gruffat (President), Mr Richard J. Miller (Treasurer), Mr Jérôme Brunetière (Secretary), Ms Diane Britz Lotti, Mr Nabil Chartouni, Ms Edmée de M. Firth, Ms Marie Nugent-Head Marlas, Dr Michael S. Siegal, The Honorable Anne Cox Chambers Honorary (Member of the Founding Board), Mr Jacques Bouhet (Honorary Member)


Ms Jane Carter (President), Mr Peter Espenhahn (Treasurer), Mr Laurence Blackall, Mr Jérôme Brunetière, Ms Béatrice Schlumberger, Mr David Syed.

*Many of our patrons wish to remain anonymous. List of supporters as of July 24, 2018.

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