HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

THEATRE: Family ke side effects

THEATRE: Family ke side effects 5:00 & 7:30 pm | 9th of January | Alliance Française auditorium Once upon a time, a Hindu Marathi boy called Rohan married a Mallu Christain girl called Miya. God blessed them with a baby girl and were living happily. Everything was going on perfectly fine till their families walked into their life.What happened next was absolute ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: Tales of the night / Les contes de la nuit

AF CINEMA: Tales of the night / Les contes de la nuit 6.30 pm | 8th of January | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Michel Ocelot, France – 2010 – 1h24min – Animation, Fiction Tales of the Night weaves together six exotic fables each unfolding in a unique locale, from Tibet, to ... Read More »

THEATRE: The Star Spangled Girl

THEATRE: The Star Spangled Girl 5:00 & 7:30 pm | 8th of January | Alliance Française auditorium A play by Neil Simon. The story, set in San Francisco, 1966 is a love triangle. Andy and Norman are radicals who barely make a living working on their magazine which is dedicated to fighting “the system” in America. Sophie, an Olympic swimmer, is an all-American, Southern ... Read More »

THEATRE: Bengaluru Laughter Carnival

THEATRE: Bengaluru Laughter Carnival 7:00 pm | 19th of December | Alliance Française auditorium Ho Ho Ho…! This winter all Christmas carols will sound like laughter because the city’s most-awaited comedy event – Bengaluru Laughter Carnival is here. Hop on to the fun-filled sleigh that takes you to an unforgettable laughter journey with stand up comedy, beat boxing, Improv and Radical Mime ... Read More »

SCREENING: Rasan Piya

SCREENING: Rasan Piya 7.00 pm | 14th of December | Alliance Française auditorium About the film: ‘Rasan Piya’ is a documentary on the life of renowned classical vocalist and poet Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan who, at the age of 105, continues not just to compose but to teach, travel and perform across India. His story is that of an extraordinary musician, poet ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Choma’s Tale

PLAY READING: Choma’s Tale 5:00 pm | 13th of December| Alliance Française classroom 7 Based on the book by ShivramKaranth, this play has been adapted by Vijay Padiki. Choma is an untouchable bonded-labourer in a village who is working along with his family for a landlord, as he belongs to a backward class. Due to his social status, he is not allowed ... Read More »

CONCERT: Vocaldente – German A Cappella

CONCERT: Vocaldente – German A Cappella 7:00 pm | 9th of December| Alliance francaise auditorium Germany’s most successful a cappella export! Unlike other a cappella groups, Vocaldente don’t rely on technical devices, amplifiers and special effects. Their passion is an art almost lost in the entire vocal scene: performing a cappella without microphones, conveying the feeling and verve of 80 years of musical ... Read More »

TALK & INTERACTION SESSION: Biomimicry Swarm

TALK & INTERACTION SESSION: Biomimicry Swarm 6:00 pm | 8th of December | Alliance Française auditorium We are part of nature. We are nature! Why don’t we act like nature? How do we act like nature? 6.00 p.m to 6.30 p.m : “An introduction to Biomimicry & Biophilia” presentation and talk – Seema and Prashant 6.30 p.m to 6.45 p.m : The magical and amazing wisdom in ... Read More »