HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

EXHIBITION: In Light We Trust

EXHIBITION: In Light We Trust by Marko93 All day | 15th of February – 7th of March  | Alliance Française Atrium Invited by the Alliance française network, the French visual artist Marko93 spent 5 weeks in India and toured in 10 cities, conducting workshops, painting walls and literally enlightening the places he visited and the people he met. The exhibition is a glimpse of his journey through a selection of works, murals ... Read More »

THEATRE: Tortilla Theatre Festival

THEATRE: Tortilla Theatre Festival All day | 13th & 14th of February | Alliance Française auditorium “The arts have a crucial impact on our economy and are an important catalyst for learning, discovery and achievement.” A city that has a vibrant arts community is a city that spells success – and Bangalore is certainly such a city! In the last five years The Tortilla ... Read More »

STAGE42: Being Malayali

STAGE42: Being Malayali 8.30 pm | 12th of February | Alliance Française auditorium The Alliance française de Bangalore is thrilled to support the 2016 edition of Stage42 festival, organised by OML. Being Malayali is the eventful journey of actor, radio jockey and stand up comic Suresh Menon. Born into a conservative Mallu family, Suresh Menon now finds himself in the big ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: 3 Hearts / 3 Coeurs

AF CINEMA: 3 Hearts / 3 Coeurs 6.30 pm | 12th of February | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Benoît Jacquot, France – 2014 – 1h46min – Comédie Dramatique, Fiction After missing a train, Marc meets and falls in love with Sylvie. They agree to meet in Paris at the Jardin des ... Read More »

STAGE42: Lower Your Expectations

STAGE42: Lower Your Expectations 8.30 pm | 11th of February | Alliance Française auditorium The Alliance française de Bangalore is thrilled to support the 2016 edition of Stage42 festival, organised by OML. When the dream is about eating a double choco chip cookie dipped in nutella but instead the only available option is Naankatai. Abish Mathew and Nishant Tanwar take you ... Read More »

CONCERT: Mathias Duplessy & Mir Mukhtiar Ali

CONCERT: Mathias Duplessy & Mir Mukhtiar Ali 7:30 pm | 10th of February | Alliance Française auditorium From Asian deserts to Andalusia! Collaborations between the east and west such as Zakir and McLaughlin, Ravi Shankar and Yehudi Menuhin, have resulted in some of the finest music over the decades. Mathias Duplessy from France started working with the Sufi Indian singer Mir ... Read More »

CINEMA: My French Film Festival 2016

CINEMA: My French Film Festival 2016 7:00 pm | 8th, 9th, 16th, 17th & 18th of February | Alliance Française auditorium MyFrenchFilmFestival.com is an innovative concept the goal of which is to showcase the young generation of French filmmakers and enable Internet users all over the whole to share their love of French cinema. For its 6th edition, the festival returns with new ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Kurukshetra Burning by Kuvempu

PLAY READING: Kurukshetra Burning by Kuvempu 5:00 pm | 7th of February| Alliance Française classroom 7 An adaptation in English by BLT from Smashana Kurukshetra by Kuvempu. The epic Mahabharata war has ended. For some it is a triumph, the end of an era of injustice. For others it is the beginning of another long journey in a never ending cycle of the ... Read More »

THEATRE: Tortilla Theatre Festival

THEATRE: Tortilla Theatre Festival All day | 6th & 7th of February | Alliance Française auditorium “The arts have a crucial impact on our economy and are an important catalyst for learning, discovery and achievement.” A city that has a vibrant arts community is a city that spells success – and Bangalore is certainly such a city! In the last five years The Tortilla ... Read More »

STAGE42: Unladylike

STAGE42: Unladylike 8.30 pm | 5th of February | Alliance Française auditorium The Alliance française de Bangalore is thrilled to support the 2016 edition of Stage42 festival, organised by OML. Award winning comedian Radhika Vaz is back with her hit debut show Unladylike. Presenting one woman’s struggle to achieve acceptance from adolescence to about now, Vaz pulls no punches as she tells ... Read More »