HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

Movie: Shuttlecock Boys

City: Bangalore Location: Alliance Française Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/11/09 – 4:30pm An Entrepreneur’s Journey! Tickets: INR 100 & 150 For more details: call 4080 8181 Read More »

Classical Dance: Rekha Raju

City: Bangalore Location: AFB Auditorium Date: Sun, 2012/11/04 (All day) Rekha Raju began dancing at an early age of 4 under renowned Gurus- Kalamandalam Usha Datar, Sri Raju Datar and Smt. Gopika Varma. She completed her Masters Degree in Bharathnatyam with a distinction and is a rank holder of the Vidwath [proficiency] certificate. She also holds an MBA Degree. She did her Arangetram ... Read More »

Conference: Contemporary Art in Public Spaces

City: Bangalore Location: NGMA Date: Sun, 2012/11/04 – 5:30pm <!–[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]–> <!–[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false EN-IN X-NONE X-NONE <![endif]–><!–[if gte mso 9]><![endif]–><!–[if gte mso 10]> <! /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0cm; mso-para-margin-right:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:10.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0cm; line-height:115%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:”Calibri”,”sans-serif”; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi; mso-fareast-language:EN-US;} –> <!–[endif] –> NGMA Bengaluru in collaboration ... Read More »

Violin Recital – Frédéric Pelassy

City: Bangalore Location: Alliance Française Auditorium Date: Wed, 2012/10/31 – 7:30pm   Born in 1972, violinist Frédéric Pelassy is considered one of the most prominent French musicians of his generation. Picked out at an early age by Yehudi Menuhin, he has recorded twenty five CDs to date and given some thousand concerts on the five continents, traveling extensively in Europe, the US, Canada, ... Read More »

Music – Fly ! | Laurent de Wilde, Otisto 23 & Nico Ticot

City: Bangalore Location: AFB Auditorium Date: Sun, 2012/10/21 – 7:00pm Sunday, 21st October at 7:00 pm Auditorium, AFB Alliance Française de Bangalore presents: Fly ! What happens when you astutely mix acoustic, electronic and video? You get FLY – a ‘delicious’ and a heady mix of jazz and experimental sounds! FLY was selected by Le Monde as one of the top ten jazz ... Read More »

Ciné Club – The Names of Love

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium, AFB Date: Thu, 2012/10/18 – 6:30am     Ciné-Club presents The Names of Love Thursday 18 October I 6.30 pm I Auditorium, AFB Directed by Michel Leclerc, 100 min Rated 18 and above   An amazingly rich and delightfully comic, this film deals with emigration, identity, family secrets, taboos, politics … Michel Leclerc is Arthur Martin, an Avian Flu ... Read More »

Art Exhibition

City: Bangalore Location: Atrium, AFB Date: Wed, 2012/10/10 – 11:00am – Sat, 2012/10/20 – 7:00am Abstracts by Safdar Shamee An Alliance Francaise & Habitart Collaboration 10th-20th October 11 AM – 7 PM  Atrium, AFB Safdar’s compositions may look spontaneous and unplanned, on the contrary they are carefully rehearsed in a preliminary drawing carried out on the canvas itself. His works show an unquenchable thirst for ... Read More »

Krafff – Puppetry, Theater & Dance

City: Bangalore Location: Ranga Shankara Date: Sat, 2012/10/06 – 7:30pm   Krafff Saturday, 6th October, 7:30 pm at Ranga Shankara Le Fracas, Centre Dramatique National Montluçon, France and The Alliance Française de Bangalore present Krafff.  Four comedians appear on stage with long strips of paper that they unfold, cut, fold, compress and twist – a human-like effigy emerges, a paper figure, slightly taller than ... Read More »

Khayal and Thumris by Sumathi Murthy

City: Bangalore Location: AFB Auditorium Date: Fri, 2012/10/05 – 7:00pm   Khayal and Thumris by Sumathi Murthy Friday, 5th October, 7:00 pm AFB Auditorium, Entry Free Sumathi Murthy will be accompanied on the tabla by Pandith Guru Murthy Vaidya and on the harmonium by Sri. S.R. Ramakarishna. Though the Agra Gharana style is understood to be a very masculine style of singing. Some artists like ... Read More »

Dance DISCourse – Orissi…Odissi…Odishi

City: Bangalore Location: Auditorium Date: Sat, 2012/09/29 – 6:30pm Alliance Française – Ashish Mohan Khohar’s Dance DISCourse The tradition continues …………………..   Leading dancers of the form from Bengaluru join to celebrate orissi, perform the traditional repertoire, demonstrate and talk on varied techniques and nuances, pay rich tributes to the founding gurus and their contributions in the remarkable journey of the great tradition ... Read More »