Cultural Events

DANCE: Tordre (Wrought)

DANCE: CCN2-CENTRE CHORÉOGRAPHIQUE NATIONAL DE GRENOBLE, FRANCE TORDRE (WROUGHT)  7.30 PM | Sunday * February 05 | Ranga Shankara Theatre TORDRE (WROUGHT) is presented by CCN2 – Centre chorégraphique national de Grenoble, choreographed by Rachid Ouramdane. Two of Ouramdane’s longtime collaborators—Lora Juodkaite and Annie Hanauer— perform lonely solos in a haunting duet. Intensely physical performances foreground the specificity of each ... Read More »

PLAY READING: Photograph 51 by Anna Ziegler

PLAY READING: Photograph 51 by Anna Ziegler 5:00 pm | 5th of February | Alliance Française classroom 7 This play reading is a part of the Alliance française de Bangalore and Bangalore Little Theatre partnership. Most people familiar with the unravelling of the 3D structure of DNA have probably associated it with just two Cambridge men: the Englishman Francis Crick ... Read More »

DANCE: Attakkalari India Biennial 2017

DANCE: ATTAKKALARI INDIA BIENNIAL 2017 PLATFORM 17: EMERGING SOUTH ASIA 3.00PM | Sunday, February 05 and Monday, February 06 |  Alliance Française de Bangalore Free Entry South Asia’s largest and most important international festival for contemporary movement arts is set to roll out its 8th edition and will be held in multiple venues across Bengaluru from 03 to 12 February 2017. ... Read More »

CINEMA: My French Film Festival 2017

CINEMA: My French Film Festival 2017 7.00 pm | 30th of January  – 2nd 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 7th edition, the festival returns with ... Read More »

CONCERT: Sax Machine

CONCERT: Sax Machine 8.30 pm onwards | 17th of January | blueFROG Bangalore Sax Machine is a back to the future of the « Great Black Music » : Hard-Bop, Afro-Beat, Deep Funk and Hip-Hop Psyche collide to form an original and unstoppable alloy ! Sax Machine is an alchemical formula imagined by the talented saxophonist Guillaume Sené (Like Jam, Leon Newars) and the volcanic Pierre ... Read More »

CONCERT: Ek Jhalak

Sunaad, in collaboration with Alliance Francaise presents EK JHALAK 6:00– 8:30 pm | Wednesday 25 January | Alliance Française de Bangalore Open to all A glimpse into the future, featuring a young artiste, Nishant Panicker, in a debut concert of Khayal singing in the Agra tradition. Nishant, a disciple of Vidushi Lalith J Rao, a doyenne of the Agra-Atrauli Gharana, is ... Read More »


DANCE: RAQS BANGALORE by ANUBIS NIRVANA 5:30 PM | 22nd of January | Alliance Française auditorium Anubis Nirvana, Member of International Dance Council-UNESCO and Member of Associated Artists of Middle Eastern Dance, INC presents an evening of Latin and Belly Dance, in association with ThirdRock Vacations. The Anubis Nirvana School of Dance is the brainchild of Anubis Nirvana. It is affiliated to The ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: The Murderer lives at number 21

CINE FORUM MELIES: The Murderer lives at number 21 7.00 pm | 19th of January | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Henri-Georges Clouzot, France – 1942 – 1h27min – Thriller One of the most revered names in world cinema, Henri-Georges Clouzot, made a remarkably self-assured debut in 1942 with the deliciously droll thriller The Murderer Lives at 21 ... Read More »

CONCERT: Magic Flutes

CONCERT: Magic Flutes 7:00 pm | 17th of January | Alliance Française -Ravichandra Kulur: Bansuri -Jean-Luc Thomas: Wooden flute, with electronic processing -Giridhar Udupa -Muthu Kumar The meeting of the two renowned flutists, Ravichandra Kulur and Jean-Luc Thomas, took place in July 2013 at a major international meeting at the TFE festival in Rudolstadt (Germany). They found themselves between India and ... Read More »

AF CINEMA: Ponette

AF CINEMA: Ponette 6.30 pm | 13th of January | Suchitra Cinema & Cultural Academy Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Jacques Doillon, France – 1995 – 1h47min – Drama After losing her mother in a car accident that leaves her with a broken arm, 4-year-old Ponette (Victoire Thivisol) struggles with anguish and fear. Left by her father with a ... Read More »