son et lumière

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son et lu·mière

 (sôn′ ā lüm-yâr′)
[French : son, sound + et, and + lumière, light.]

son et lumière

(ˈsɒn eɪ ˈluːmɪˌɛə; French sɔ̃n e lymjɛr)
n
(Theatre) an entertainment staged at night at a famous building, historical site, etc, whereby the history of the location is presented by means of lighting effects, sound effects, and narration
[French, literally: sound and light]

son et lu•mière

(sɔ neɪ lüˈmyɛr)
n.

son et lumière

A French phrase meaning sound and light, used to mean a sound and light display staged at a historical site to portray the site’s history.
Translations

son et lumière

[ˌsɔ̃eɪluːmˈjɛəʳ] Nluz f y sonido m

son et lumière

[ˌsɒneɪˈluːmiɛər] nson et lumière m

son et lumière

nSon et Lumière nt

son et lumière

[ˈsɒneɪˈluːmɪˌɛəʳ] n (Brit) → spettacolo "Suoni e Luci"
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The new son et lumiere by Ross Ashton, John Del'Nero and Isobel Waller-Bridge, drew on ideas about the birth of the cosmos with images from the medieval period through to the latest simulations of deep space, courtesy of Durham University's Professor Carlos Frenk.
The celebrations kick off on the 30th with the family-friendly Torchlight Procession and Son et Lumiere display.
Among the highlights area historical flower pageant, a living history medieval encampment and fayre and a sound and light show - son et lumiere - at dusk, along with evening concerts.
OVERNIGHT, television cricket cameras have swung to the southern hemisphere for the start of the Cricket World Cup: 14 countries, 49 days of cricket through to the final; 50 overs per inning; white balls, black sight-screens and whatever son et lumiere the Aussies invent to turn their famous grounds into circus rings.
Every night in the fairytale-inspired Every night in the fairytale-inspired Disneyland park there's a son et lumiere Disneyland park there's a son et lumiere known as Dreams and its party trick is known as Dreams and its party trick is projections onto Cinderella's castle.
There will also be a Son et Lumiere in March when the church will be lit up and there will be a series of concerts.
There was a bizarre son et lumiere effect going on at the rear of the chancel throughout the evening, whether by accident or design I do not know.
000 spectateurs se sont presses sur le Vieux-Port et les alentours oE etait proposee une serie de concerts et de spectacles son et lumiere.
It was a show which the French invented in Son et Lumiere.
The show was the second Son et Lumiere production staged at All Hallows Church in Almondbury by a team led by James Sykes and Richard Wood.
The son et lumiere shows coincide with the release of a single featuring two versions of Born Free, the theme song of the 1966 film, with profits going to the Shamwari game reserve and rescue centre in South Africa's Eastern Cape, May, who earlier this year produced Ellis's award-winning Anthems show which premiered at the Royal Albert Hall, explains: "Over the last year, Kerry and I have been recording new material when our schedules have allowed it.
ONE of the masterminds behind the 3D Son et Lumiere show at the Pier Head this weekend said spectators could look forward to a stunning audio-visual display.