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THEATRE: Nati Binodini

THEATRE: Nati Binodini 6.30 pm | 3rd of June | Alliance Française Auditorium The play revolves around the life of the famous South Asian actress, Binodini Dasi (1862–1941), also known as Nati Binodini, who born to prostitution, started her career as a courtesan and at twelve played her first serious drama role in 1874. Later she moved at Calcutta’s National Theatre under the ... Read More »

DANCE: La Forêt Ebouriffée

DANCE: La Forêt Ebouriffée 7.30 pm | 2nd of June | Ranga Shankara In collaboration with Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts // For passes, contact communication.bangalore@afindia.org Racine is not an ordinary boy. No one noticed that a tree grew up in his head. Fleeing from a mean grand-mother and a stressful routine, he takes refuge in this safe place. In this overwhelming forest, changing ... Read More »

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Si Bangalore m’était conté by Archana Narendran

YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM: Si Bangalore m’était conté by Archana Narendran All day | 1st – 21st of June | Alliance Française Atrium Opening night on 1st June at 7.00 pm The second artist of this series is Archana Narendran. Archana, an architect by profession and an illustrator by passion, is a postgraduate student in Architectural studies, with an elective in Drawing as Research ... Read More »

RECITAL: Young Steinway Pianist Neville Bharucha

RECITAL: Young Steinway Pianist Neville Bharucha 7.00 pm | 29th of May | Alliance Française auditorium The VioVoi Music Academy in association with Furtados Musicals is pleased to present Young Steinway Pianist Neville Bharucha in concert in Bangalore at 7pm on May 29th 2016 at the Alliance Française de Bangalore. The winner of the 24th Ennio Porrino International Piano Competition Italy ... Read More »

THEATRE: CRAZIES – A collection of crazy short plays

THEATRE: CRAZIES – A collection of crazy short plays 5.00 & 7.30 pm | 28th of May | Alliance Française auditorium How far will you go to make your dream come true? How can a call from an unknown number change your life? These tricky situations can make people go crazy. Are you in for these and much more? Cycle Gap ... Read More »

CINE FORUM MELIES: Radiostars

CINE FORUM MELIES: Radiostars 7.00 pm | 26th of May | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Romain Levy, France – 2011 – 1h40min – Comédie, Fiction Ben is in full professional failure as well as sentimental: he who dreamed of becoming a comedian in New York returned “empty-handed” in Paris. He meets Alex, co-host of a morning ... Read More »

RECITAL: An Evening in Paris

RECITAL: An Evening in Paris 7.00 pm | 25th of May | Alliance Française auditorium An evening in Paris : A French piano & Flute concert Free and open to all Natallia K Kapylova & Patricia wind-Smith will transport you to the French capital city featuring compositions by Paris-based masters like Debussy, Fauré, Gaubert, Damaré, Bizet, and a couple of extra Parisian suprises. Programme ... Read More »

THEATRE: You’ve Got Hate Mail

THEATRE: You’ve Got Hate Mail 5.00 & 7.30 pm | 21st & 22nd of May | Alliance Française auditorium You’ve Got Hate mail, is a sweet, coming-of-age story of a young email account spawned for Mrs. Stephanie Winters. In its short life span, it has heard the languishing cries for help from many Nigerian princes, a LOT of promises of penis enlargement and one ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Desserts with Cyril NICOLAI

AF COOKOUT: Desserts with Cyril NICOLAI 1.00 – 3.30 pm | 17th of May | Alliance Française cafétaria Voilà a perfect recipe for any occasion … or for any greedy envy! This Charlotte au chocolat holds many secrets that our chef  Cyril is eager to unveil : mount whites, use chocolate , make a syrup and for sure a chocolate mousse ... Read More »

PLAY READING: “8” The Play by Dustin Lance Black

PLAY READING: “8” The Play by Dustin Lance Black 5:00 pm | 15th of May| Alliance Française classroom 7 On the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia on May 17th, AFB and BLT would like to invite you to the reading of the play “8” by Dustin Lance Black. The story of same sex marriages seems to ... Read More »