HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

PLAY – THE PROPHET & T HE POET

JUNE 10 & JUNE 11 at 7 PM Critical acclaim for The Prophet and the Poet “The audience thoroughly enjoyed every bit of this 90-minute-play…rising to their feet as the play came to an end.”- Deccan Herald, Bangalore “Enthralled” – .President Pratibha Patil at Raj Bhavan “A moving evening, elevating.”- The Hindu, Bangalore “Powerful and enlightening”.The Star, Dhaka “Simply superb…a ... Read More »

PLAY READING: My three Angels by Bella Spewack and Sam Spewack

PLAY READING:My three Angels by Bella Spewack and Sam Spewack 5.00 pm | 4th of June |Alliance Française classroom 7 Free and open to all This play reading is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. The Spewaks specialized in writing nice, clean plays with fresh, bright names: Spring Song (1934), Boy Meets Girl (1935), ... Read More »

PLAY: Aisa Kehte Hain

3rd & 4th JUNE 2017      4 PM and 7:30 PM What happens when a motley bunch of characters comes together at a railway station in the wee hours of the morning? In “Aisa Kehte Hain,” two circus artists are on the run from an inspector after trying to steal a lion, a tea shop owner and his assistant Chai play ... Read More »

SANJUKTA – BLT

  BLT Presents Sanjukta, a workshop production to promote new voices in theatre. BLT has a long track record of encouraging new writing for the stage. There has also been active support for new directors. Sanjukta presents Bangalore audiences both a new script and a new director. The Bangalore theatre community is already aware of the Directors Training programmes offered ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: César and Rosalie

CINE FORUM MELIES: César and Rosalie 7.00 pm | 25th of May | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Claude Sautet, France – 1972 – 1h50min – Drama Rosalie is amicably divorced, dividing her time between her mother’s house, with her siblings and small daughter, and César’s. He’s self made, a scrap iron king, outgoing, amiable, in ... Read More »

Tortilla Twister 2017- The Big Theatre Festival Weekend!

The Tortilla Entertainment Company Presents Tortilla Twister 2017- The Big Theatre Festival Weekend! May 19,20,21. 3 days, 4 brand new shows- Groups from Bangalore & Mumbai May 19- 7 pm- Deranged Marriage-The Jeff Goldberg Studio ( Mumbai) Who is more insane, her parents, the system or her? A hilarious look at the madness that is arranged marriage in India. A ... Read More »

Play – THE EXIT INTERVIEW

Date & Time: May 14th; 5 PM and 7.30 PM. Venue: Alliance Francaise de Bangalore, Language: English Synopsis: Bertolt Brecht scholar Dick Fig has been terminated by his university and is having an excruciating exit interview with Eunice – a decidedly droll administrator. Downs’ witty play ricochets through Brechtian interludes, a pair of politically-radicalized cheerleaders, a pompous newsman, communiques from ... Read More »

Play – The Professionals

12th MAY, FRIDAY , 7 PM to 8 PM and 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM at Alliance Française de Bangalore Power-Prestige-Money or just pure dedication and love for work. Appraisal​s/onsite-and the things one does for it. Chandu loves his work and the people around him ‘love’ him for he does their work too! We all are Chandu at one point ... Read More »

CONCERT – KOLKATA JAM MASALA

KOLKATA JAM MASALA – Indian psyche, improvisation, AV performance : a thrilling experience ! 7 pm onwards | Sunday, 7th May 2017 | at blueFROG  KJM is a music band exploring Indian ragas with a pinch of rock’n’roll and psychedelia. Far from a consensual fusion, KJM incorporates technical excellence to create an exciting and passionate music. On one hand, there is Indian ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Wait until dark by Frederick Knott

PLAY READING:Wait until dark by Frederick Knott 5.00 pm | 7th of May |Alliance Française classroom 7 Free and open to all This play reading is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. Frederick Knott’s thriller is the story of Susy Hendrix, a recently blinded housewife who unwittingly possesses a doll filled with illicit drugs. Harry ... Read More »