HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

AF COOKOUT: Desserts with Cyril NICOLAI

AF COOKOUT: Desserts with Cyril NICOLAI 1.00 – 3.30 pm | 17th of May | Alliance Française cafétaria Voilà a perfect recipe for any occasion … or for any greedy envy! This Charlotte au chocolat holds many secrets that our chef  Cyril is eager to unveil : mount whites, use chocolate , make a syrup and for sure a chocolate mousse ... Read More »

PLAY READING: “8” The Play by Dustin Lance Black

PLAY READING: “8” The Play by Dustin Lance Black 5:00 pm | 15th of May| Alliance Française classroom 7 On the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia on May 17th, AFB and BLT would like to invite you to the reading of the play “8” by Dustin Lance Black. The story of same sex marriages seems to ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: Bird People

AF CINEMA: Bird People 7.00 pm | 13th of May | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Pascale Ferran, France – 2012 – 2h07min – Comédie dramatique, Fiction In an airport hotel on the outskirts of Paris, a Silicon Valley engineer abruptly chucks his job, breaks things off with his wife, and holes ... Read More »

THEATRE: Untitled

THEATRE: Untitled 4:30 & 7:30 pm | 13th, 14th & 15th of May | Alliance Française auditorium It is a common phenomenon in many cultures to prefer a boy child. The girl child is not only unwanted, but often killed either as a foetus or as a newborn. What if the child was neither? ‘Untitled’ follows the life of one such child. ... Read More »

YOUTH IN DANCE 2016 by Padmalaya Dance Foundation

YOUTH IN DANCE 2016 by Padmalaya Dance Foundation 4.30 pm | 12th of June | Alliance française Auditorium Padmalaya Dance Foundation, under the direction of Smt. Padma Murali has been instrumental in promoting classical arts amongst youth for several years now. The Foundation initiated a “YOUTH IN DANCE” festival 4 years ago which was met with great appreciation. This year again, we present yet another edition ... Read More »

EXHIBITION: Le Corbusier, the Play of Light

EXHIBITION: Le Corbusier, the Play of Light All day | 12th – 29th of May | Alliance Française Atrium Ajay Bhatia is a documentary photographer from Chandigarh engaged in travel, event and architectural photography. His works explores the contemporary spirit and lifestyle of modern cities and the traditional essence, heritage and culture of historical cities, towns and villages of India. He is also ... Read More »

THEATRE: Emil’s Enemies

THEATRE: Emil’s Enemies 3.30 & 7.30 pm | 7th & 8th of May | Alliance Française auditorium Emil’s Enemies is a play around the last assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler. Emil was the code name given by the German underground for Hitler. Many senior military officers were part of the underground. There were numerous attempts to assassinate Hitler. All of them ... Read More »

CONCERT: Piloot meets Oceantied

CONCERT: Piloot meets Oceantied 8.30 pm | 4th of May | The Humming Tree  PILOOT is a trio of «Trans-Improvised» which is composed of the flautist Florian Guibert, the double bassist Cyrille de Haes and the drummer Jean-Philippe De Gheest Influenced by complementary musical influences (jazz,rock,world and electronic music) the 3 accomplished musicians let go of all musical apprehensions while playing and ... Read More »

CONCERT: La Fanfare Couche-Tard

CONCERT: La Fanfare Couche-Tard 9.00 pm | 30th of April | The Humming Tree Entry free for students and members of AF upon showing their AF I-cards // Entry Rs. 300 for the general public BALKAN SWING & BRASS Eastern Europe music lovers, mixed with powerful nuclear energy and fine humour, the Fanfare Couche Tard  (understand ‘Night Owls Band’) is to music what ... Read More »

DANCE: World Dance Day 2016

DANCE: World Dance Day 2016 5.00 pm | 29th of April | Alliance Française Auditorium The Alliance française and Bangalore School of Music, together with Ashish Khokar’s ATTENDANCE present World Dance Day 2016. World Dance Day is celebrated on 29 April , as per UN convention , in memory of French ballet genius Jean George Nouverres. He revived ballet as an art form. In Bangalore ... Read More »