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Cultural Events

PLAY READING: The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer

PLAY READING: The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer 5:00 pm | 2nd of August | Alliance Française classroom 7 Considered to be a play filled with  ambivalence, ego, history, myth, science, moral argument, emotional heat, poetry and sheer dazzling theatricality. J. Robert Oppenheimer’s rise and fall erupt in this kaleidoscopic play exploring questions of faith, conscience, and the consequences of ... Read More »

CONCERT: Sangeet Sandhya by Manjira Foundation

CONCERT: Sangeet Sandhya by Manjira Foundation 5:30 pm | 26th of July | Alliance Française auditorium Manjira Foundation in association/ collaboration with Alliance Française Bangalore  invites you to ‘Sangeet Sandhya’ an evening of Hindustani music on Sunday, the 26th of July, 2015 @ 5.30 p.m. Hindustani Classical Tabla Solo by Smt. Hetal Mehta Joshi, Ahmedabad. It is very rare to hear ... Read More »

CONCERT: Paul Stewart

CONCERT: Paul Stewart 7.00 p.m. | 24th of July | Alliance Française Auditorium ~ CELEBRATING 40 YEARS ~ The International Music & Art Society is proud to present a piano recital by brilliant Canadian pianist Paul Stewart for our Anniversary Series of Concerts on Friday 24th 2015, 7:00 p.m. at the Alliance Francaise de Bangalore. Paul Stewart made his orchestral debut in 1981 with the Toronto Symphony ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: Jour de Fête

CINE FORUM MELIES: Jour de Fête 7.00 pm | 23rd of July | Alliance Française auditorium 1949, Jacques Tati, 1h16 Once a year the fair comes for one day to the little town ‘Sainte-Severe-sur-Indre’. All inhabiters are scoffing at Francois, the postman, what he seems not to recognize. The rising of the flagstaff under his direction nearly leads into a catastrophy ... Read More »

LECTURE: Rediscovering Roots, Conserving Heritage

LECTURE: Rediscovering Roots, Conserving Heritage 6.30 pm | 20th of July | Alliance Française auditorium URBAN RESEARCH LAB LECTURE SERIES in collaboration with SUCHITRA – Centre for Film and Drama Presents – Rediscovering Roots, Conserving Heritage: A STUDY OF BENGALURU’S HISTORY The history of Bengaluru dates back to the 16th century when NadaprabhuKempegowda founded the city, known today as the ‘Pete’. Since it was first documented by ... Read More »

DANCE: Prarambh – The beginning

DANCE: Prarambh – The beginning 6.00 pm | 19th of July | Alliance Française auditorium Hrishyami Dance company presents “PRARAMBH – The beginning” in house production, showcasing live, Carnatic Music and various dance forms ranging from Indian and western contemporary to Bollywood and Hip Hop on 19-07-2015, Time: 6 PM TO 8.30 PM, at Alliance Francaise 108, Thimmaiah Road, Opposite U.N. I ... Read More »

CONCERT: Srijan – Creativity and the Dhrupad Tradition

CONCERT: Srijan – Creativity and the Dhrupad Tradition 6.30 pm | 16th of July | Alliance Française auditorium Sunaad in association with Alliance Francaise de Bangalore invites you to a unique programme featuring a double bill – a presentation of Dhrupad compositions in rare Ragas and rare Talas by the students of the Dhrupad Sankula, Benagluru; and an interview with Padmashree Ramakant Gundecha on the ... Read More »

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Anahata by Sohini Dasgupta

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Anahata by Sohini Dasgupta All day | 15th of July – 4th of August | Alliance Française Atrium For the third exhibition, Alliance française will showcase the works of artist Sohini Dasgupta with her series titled Anahata. ‘Anahata’ (un-manifest), a series of photographs explore the realms of that unheard space that is governed with the associations of the heart. It is a ... Read More »

THEATRE: Family ke side effects

THEATRE: Family ke side effects 5:00 pm & 7:30 pm | 12th of July | 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 in.What happened next was absolute madness! Read More »