History

Year

2016

October to December

Chantal Thomass turns Crazy Horse Paris "Dessous Dessus" (french for Upside down)

From October 5th to December 31st, 2016, Crazy Horse Paris opens its doors to its first-ever female “Guest Creator", the renowned creator of Parisian lingerie Chantal Thomass. Following Philippe Decouflé and Christian Louboutin, the High Priestess of chic lingerie will dress the legendary Crazy dancers... only to better undress them!

October

Nuit Blanche

Crazy Horse Paris presents its "Muses" at the Petit Palais in the 2016 edition of Nuit Blanche

May

Crazy Horse Paris celebrates its 65th anniversary

The legendary Parisian cabaret, created on May 19th, 1951
by Alain Bernardin, is celebrating its 65th anniversary!

March

Dita's Crazy Show

Dita Von Teese is back on the legendary stage of Crazy Horse Paris from March 15th to the 30th, 2016! Discover « Dita’s Crazy Show », a savy blend of Dita’s performances and her favorite acts from the cabaret’s repertoire.

Year

2015

April

Forever Crazy in Seoul

Crazy Horse Tour Team presents Forever Crazy during 6 months in Seoul

Year

2014

November 2014

Conchita Wurst at the Crazy

Crazy Horse Paris welcomes Conchita Wurst as its latest Guest Star on
November 9 to 15. The beauty with a beard and winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, performs three acts created especially for her, based on her repertoire. For the occasion, the Crazy Horse brings together a creative dream-team of celebrated artists and designers. A new creative adventure that rewrites the code of cabaret, in line with the innovative spirit of Crazy Horse Paris.

Conchita Wurst, femininity in all its novelty and grace

La Dompteuse ravishing mistress of ceremonies, mischievously guides you through the show.

July 2014

A new character

The Production Director of the show Philippe Decouflé reveals a new character, “La Dompteuse”. Ravishingly beautiful Mistress of Seduction, La Dompteuse, mischievously guides you through the show. Be tamed... by her charms !

Year

2013

September 2013

Glamazones, the new final act

Crazy Horse unveils its new final act « Glamazones », signed by French choreographer Philippe Decouflé.

Glamazones, staged with a playful and sensual choreography on Crazy Horse's stage

Forever Crazy, Crazy Horse's show on World Tour

Summer 2013

Forever Crazy in Cannes

Forever Crazy is presented in a purpose-built chapiteau on the terrace of the Palais des Festivals in Cannes in July and August, 2013 for a total of 50 performances.

June 2013

Noémie Lenoir on stage

Actress and sublimely beautiful top model, she pealed down layers with maximum chic, in acts specially created or revamped for her.

Noémie Lenoir at the mythical Crazy Horse Paris

Year

2012

Kelly Brook as Guest Star in Forever Crazy in London

October 2012

Kelly Brook, Miss Bisou

Kelly Brook, the English model, is invited to be a guest star and become part of the cast of Forever Crazy. For a week she performs alongside the girls, playing the character of “Miss Bisou” and performing the iconic act “Leçon d’Erotisme”.

March 2012

First Guest Creator

Crazy Horse Paris invites its first "Guest Creator" Christian Louboutin, the acclaimed creator of the red sole, to create four original tableaux. Entitled FEU the resulting show performs to sold out houses for a full three months. A 3D film of FEU has been showing in movie theatres throughout the world since the end of 2012.

When Louboutin sets Crazy Horse Paris on fire with « Feu »

Year

2010

Forever Crazy, Crazy Horse's show on World Tour

December 2010

World Tour

Forever Crazy kicks of its World Tour in Vienna, Austria. The show travels to major capitals around the world and has performed in Geneva, Cannes, Montreal, Québec, Madrid, Kiev, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Taipei, Beirut and more. The cast and crew consist of 19 people. A semi-truck transports the 7 tons of technical and stage equipment, including the set with the trademark Crazy stage, necessary to present the show in venues throughout the world.

September 2010

Clotilde Courau on stage

Illustrious and eclectic actress and all-around amazing woman, she presented four numbers specially created for her exclusive performances. Italian designer Roberto Cavalli created the magnificent outfits she wore.

Clotilde Courau, Princess of Venice and Piedmont, onto its legendary stage

Year

2009

Philippe Decouflé, Production Director at the mythical cabaret Crazy Horse Paris

September 2009

Philippe Decouflé creates "Désirs"

French star choreographer Philippe Decouflé is asked to expand the cabaret’s repertoire. The result is a show called Désirs, which opened to rave reviews on 21 September 2009. Désirs manages to set a new tone, while respecting Le Crazy's artistic heritage.

Year

2007

February 2007

Arielle Dombasle on stage

Actress, muse, singer and gay icon, she performed select songs from her album "C'est si bon” in the pure Crazy tradition !

Arielle Dombasle, muse to the greatest directors

Year

2006

Andrée Deissenberg, Chief Creative Officer of the mythical Crazy Horse Paris

March 2006

New management

The Bernardin family sell the Crazy Horse group to Belgian entrepreneur Philippe Lhomme, who puts in place a new management team, headed by Andrée Deissenberg. The new management sees Le Crazy as a legendary brand with a valuable artistic know how : celebrating women and the female form through unusual and surprising creations in line with the artistic heritage. Their challenge is place creativity at the core of the cabarets activities once again and to create new, surprising shows.

Year

2005

December 2005

Crazy show at Singapore

The Bernardin family opens a show in Singapore. The show will enjoy a successful run for one year.

Story of the Crazy Horse at Singapore

Year

2001

Story of the Crazy Horse at Las Vegas - MGM Grand

May 19 2001

50 years so Crazy !

For its 50th anniversary, Crazy Horse Paris opens a second permanent show at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, performed successfully for 11 years.

Year

1995

September 15 1995

New beginning

Following the death of their father, Sophie, Pascal and Didier Bernardin take over the reins of the cabaret.

Story of the Crazy Horse - Alain Bernardin, its creator

Year

1989

Alain Bernardin and the famous Crazy Girls in « God Save our Bareskin »

October 1989

God Save our Bareskin

Twelve beauties, in high boots and Bearskin Hats, Royal horse guards with a twist, marching in military step, looking neither left nor right, in a strictly regimented, superbly timed, number. This world-famous opening scene, mounted with the help of an authentic officer of the British Royal Guard, is the trademark of the house and has opened all the Crazy Horse shows since 1989 !

Years

1960

Artistic signature

Alain Bernardin develops and perfects the artistic signature that will create the notoriety of the Crazy Horse. Bernardin integrates elements of the New Wave, New Realism and Pop Art movements into his creations, taking modernity in his stride and continually redeveloping his show to reflect these cultural changes.

Crazy Horse's artistic signature

Year

1951

Alain Bernardin opens the original Crazy Horse cabaret in 1951

May 19 1951

Creation of the Crazy Horse Paris

Alain Bernardin opens the original Crazy Horse cabaret at the prestigious 12 avenue George V, in the heart of the Golden Triangle, opposite couture houses YSL and Givenchy and next door to Balenciaga.