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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Son et lumiere sound and light show at Giza -- Musik Animal -- Wikimedia commons 4- North Coast : Egypt's North Coast doesn't just have gorgeous sandy beaches, crystal clear water and diving spots with amazing coral reefs and rare fish species, but also top-of-the-line hangout spots, such as Lake Yard.
30 YEARS ago my wife and I were staying with friends in France and one Saturday night they drove us 150 miles to see a Son et Lumiere show.
THIRTY years ago my wife and I were staying with friends in France and one Saturday night they drove us 150 miles to see a Son et Lumiere show.
The atmosphere was unmistakable, the sense of occasion palpable, and the stunning lighting effects were a son et lumiere show in their own right to complete a night when the event's potential was at last realised.
The celebrations kick off on the 30th with the family-friendly Torchlight Procession and Son et Lumiere display.
C'est pourtant les images d'une entreprise, deficitaire jusqu'a risquer la dissolution et endettee jusqu'a ne plus trouver de financements, qui fete son 35 eme anniversaire, dans un spectacle son et lumiere, digne des entreprises les plus beneficiaires.
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 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.