Interview: Caroline Nin

Caroline Nin is a French jazz chanteuse, famous for her interpretations of the songs of Marlene Dietrich and Edith Piaf. Her career highlights include winning Best Cabaret Show at the 1998 Edinburgh Festival, and singing extensively at the Royal Festival Hall (London), the Sydney Opera House, Melbourne Recital Centre – Elizabeth Murdoch Hall and at her ‘base’ The Lido the famous French cabaret on the Champs Elysées, Paris. She took time out of rehearsals for her current tour around Australia and New Zealand to speak to My French Life™ today.


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“Can a 60-year-old budding eccentric, who hated school, learn French in a four-week immersion course in a classroom in the south of France? …the short answer is yes, in four weeks at Institut de français you will learn an awful lot; meet some great new friends; have a lot of fun and a fabulous appreciation of French food and wine culture, country and much, much more!”