Who is Luigi, the dashing theater director who acts more like a ship captain? He runs one of the most prestigious theaters in Paris, but tonight, in the eve of the opening of the new play The Woman and the Monkey, he is a bit lost.. The team fusses, the rehearsal turns to disaster and the Grand Master Dazai, a great Japanese director, threatens to cancel everything if he cannot have a real monkey on stage immediately. Never mind! Luigi accepts the challenge and goes off to find the damn animal. After all, finding a monkey at night in Paris, what a wonderful job! In this crazy search, he is accompanied by Faeza, a young, overconfident and uptight trainee. She will discover Luigi’s Paris, colorful and flamboyant, and learn that when all the problems are coming at once, you have to give priority to the one you find most amusing. It will be a night full of surprises, a night where the absurd turns into an initiatory journey.