Cultural Events

Dance DISCourse – Mysore Bharatnatyam

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Sat, 2011/02/12 – 6:00pm   MDaynscoere D SIScChouorl soef Bharatnatyam   Saturday  The lost glory of the Mysore School of Bharatanatyam, an important rajnartaki form, that partook of devadasi traditions too, is being plat formed in the first of 2011 Dance DISCourse, so successful with Bangalore audiences in 2010.   The 6 sessions in 2010 (on Male ... Read More »

Wine tasting workshop

City: Bangalore Location: Alliance Française de Bangalore Date: Tue, 2011/02/08 -11:30am – 1:00pm Price: Rs 300     Matthieu Carril, Wine Consultant, Nice, France.         Specially designed for AFB students:   A pedagogical approach of the wine (1h 30)   – Introduction & brainstorming: what does wine mean to YOU? Does it have any particular significance in your culture? Do you know any French words ... Read More »

Contemporary Dance – ANIKAI

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Sat, 2011/02/05 – 7:00pm – Sun, 2011/02/06 – 3:00pm Price: Rs 300 ANIKAI Dance Theatre Company Sun 6 Feb I 3 pm & 7 pm I Auditorium, AFB “ANIKAI” Dance is the most recent incarnation of Choreographer Wendy Jehlen’s company that has been evolving since 1998 in India, Italy, Japan and the US.  Moving across, amongst, between and in the space ... Read More »

Film screening

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Wed, 2011/02/02 – 7:00pm Dark Fibre Bangalore – The Silicon Valley of India. A mysterious private military contractor (Wintonick) rides intotown with a mission to take control of the city’s dreams –– to master the desires of the burgeoning slums that his bosses believe will soon determine the world’s future. Meanwhile, young “cable wallah” Rama, who presides ... Read More »


City: Bangalore Location: Chowdiah Memorial Hall Date: Mon, 2011/01/31 – 7:30pm Chowdiah Memorial Hall Monday 31 January, 7.30 pm, duration 50 minutes     Hip hop is a philosophy, not a geographic place. The work of the company evolves in time thanks to the dancers meetings with circus and theatre artists, as well as musicians and dancers.  These artistic meetings allow each of them  to ... Read More »

Attakkalari India Biennial 2011

City: Bangalore Location: Check Attakkalari website Date: Fri, 2011/01/28 (All day) – Sun, 2011/02/06 (All day) The stage is once again set for the Attakkalari India Biennial The ten day festival aims to engage audiences with research, thought and practice and will present the city of Bangalore as a vibrant dance platform.   This year, the biennial adopts the theme of “Traditional Physical Wisdom, Innovation and Technology”. ... Read More »

Mime – Laurent DECOL – Words of silence

  City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Tue, 2011/01/25 – 7:30pm It’s surprising how hands can tell a story or how a simple contortion of facial muscles can give different meanings. Decol’s act shows that while the body is not a tongue, the limbs are clever enough to tell stories.   The show proposed has just been created at the International Festival of ... Read More »

Exhibition – Boundless Beginnings

City: Bangalore Location: Atrium – AFB Date: Sat, 2011/01/22 – 10:00am – Sun, 2011/01/23 – 7:30pm Duration: 2 days Mixed media paintings by Smita Karnad Smita Karnad is a mixed media artist who loves to work with acrylics, dry pastels, charcoal, spray paint and building materials/paints. In her series “Boundless Beginnings”, Smita intuitively visualises impressions that reveal a composition with colours that lend an atmosphere to ... Read More »

Concert – Schulhoff Woodwind Trio with Pianist Sergei Smirnov

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Sat, 2011/01/15 – 7:30pm    Schulhoff Woodwind Trio with Pianist Sergei Smirnovnov Schulhoff Trio was founded by three talented friends during their formative years at the Royal Conservatoire in the Hague. The first musical work they decided to study was Erwin Schulhoff’s “Divertissement”, which led them to name their Trio in his honor. . Since then the Schulhoff ... Read More »

Workshop on illustration

City: Bangalore Location: Room no 5, AFB Date: Wed, 2011/01/12 -10:30am – 4:00pm Price: Free Duration: 4 h 30 min Illustration workshop by Françoise Malaval and Patrice Favaro     Françoise Malaval proposes a workshop for people interested in the art of illustration, teachers in kindergarten and elementary classes that use illustrated books with children, as well as librarians involved in animation project for youth. The programe ... Read More »