The Roman Theatre of Orange is a Roman theatre in Orange, Vaucluse, France. It was built early in the 1st century AD. The structure is owned by the municipality of Orange and is the home of the summer opera festival, the Chorégies d’Orange. It is one of the best preserved of all Roman theatres, and served the Roman colony of Arausio (or, more specifically, Colonia Julia Firma Secundanorum […]

Orange is a commune in the Vaucluse Department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azurregion in southeastern France, about 21 km (13 mi) north of Avignon. It has a primarily agricultural economy. Country France Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Department Vaucluse Canton Orange Government  Mayor (2020–2026) Jacques Bompard Area1 74.2 km2 (28.6 sq mi) Population  28,919 Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST) Location  The city of Orange is located in the Rhône valley , north-west of Vaucluse . It is […]