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PLAY READING: Right You Are! (If You Think So!)

Right You Are! (If You Think So!) To quote Wilde (who doesn’t) “Truth is rarely pure and never simple”. What is truth? Can one possibly in his/her life have a taste or at least a glimpse of it? Facts firm, reason unclouded, emotions checked, feelings unprejudiced and yet forever ungraspable. Set in a small town of a ravished war-torn Italy, ... Read More »

Play: THE TRUNK AND THE NOSE

THE TRUNK AND THE NOSE Two shows: 5pm & 7:30 pm Ticket Price: INR 250 Lily, the clown takes a walk on a bright sunny day. She finds a trunk. The trunk has stories. Stories about storms, trees and seas, an old lady and a lighthouse, wars and fruits, haunted houses and boats. All kinds of stories for all kinds ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: The Shebabs of Yarmouk

CINE FORUM MELIES: The Shebabs of Yarmouk 7.00 pm | 27th of October | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Alex Salvatori-Sinz, France – 2013 – 1h18min – Documentary In this spirited, humanistic film we follow five youths, third-generation Palestinian refugees living in the 50-year-old camp of Yarmouk in Syria. Boredom, idleness, discouragement, the possibility of exile. But also ... Read More »

LECTURE: TIMES OF INDIA

OPEN TO ALL / AF AUDITORIUM / 6:30 PM The Times of India in collaboration with New India Foundation organize the New India Foundation Lecture every year in Bangalore and invite renowned, eminent subject matter experts (like economists/scientists) to deliver an engaging lecture for the benefit of a larger audience that has a special interest in the specific subject. Each NIF Lecture is delivered to a packed house of enthusiasts.   In ... Read More »

Anywhere I lay my head: Dance by Julien Touati

25th October / 7 PM onwards at AF Auditorium Dance followed by a documentary ANYWHERE I LAY MY HEAD Conception & interpretation : Julien Touati Musique : Denis Teste Stage direction : Sandra Chartraire Texts : Charles Bukowski, Edward Limonov, Allan Ginsberg From the artist: ‘Anywhere I lay my head’ is a contemporary dance solo project which is born after ... Read More »

GENTLEMEN” Written and Directed By Anil Abraham

Skinny Dipping Productions presents   “GENTLEMEN” Written and Directed By Anil Abraham     Date & Time: Friday, 20th October 2017 @ 8pm Saturday, 21st & Sunday, 22nd October 2017 @ 4pm & 8pm   Venue: Alliance Francaise de Bangalore Thimmaiah Road, Vasanth Nagar, Bangalore   Online Bookings : www.bookmyshow.com   Telebooking : +91 98456 02265     “Hilarious, sensitive, ... Read More »

PLAYS: PAYANAM & VINAI

Play 1 : PAYANAM ( a modern theatrical tamil play meaning of “Journey”) Date : Oct 1 – 2017, SUNDAY Evening 5 PM At :      Auditorium Alliance Francaise De Bangalore Indo – French Cultural Centre, P.O. Thimmaiah Road; Vasanthanagar, Bangalore – 560052 Play Duration : One Hour Language : Tamil Journer : Drama – Science Fiction Directed By : Icarr Weeoui ... Read More »