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WORLD MUSIC DAY CELEBRATIONS

Highlight on the festivities of World music day with Alliance Française de Bombay On the 15th of June 2017, the Delhi based group SKA VENGERS offered a memorable concert at Khar Social Mumbai to celebrate World Music Day! Launched in 1982 by the French Ministry of Culture, World Music Day (Fête de la Musique) has enjoyed tremendous success over the years and has become an international highlight for both amateur and professional musicians. In Mumbai the celebrations take place every ... Read More »

MONSOON PROJECT 2017: 8th July-19th August

Monsoons are a time not just to sit at home and relish the oh-so-delectable cup of chai, but also a season to enjoy some splish-splash outdoors. Here at Alliance Française de Bombay, the cultural vibe is as exciting as the showers! Pick up your umbrella and let’s go! In July and August, we have several workshops to offer (most of them free) in various forms of art and culture such as self-defence, dance, photography, poetry and music, in different locations around the city. July LINDY ... Read More »

PHOTO EXHIBITION: Objectif Sport / Opening Tue. 20th 7-9pm

OBJECTIF SPORT- from 20th to the 30th of June Does sport speak a universal language? It translates and propagates the positive message of solidarity; it speaks about respecting differences, of recognition and of openness… In this 6thedition of the International photography competition, photographs have been chosen for their capacity to illustrate the diversity of the discipline and sport practices worldwide. From the streets of Calcutta, to the female wrestling ring in Katmandu or in an Olympic swimming pool in Auckland, ... Read More »

Workshops – Ateliers

Improve your French in a fun way! Check out our new Serious Gaming Workshops!   The Alliance Française of Mumbai offers you during each term a wide variety of workshops to help you improve your French language skills!     Registration is now open! For further details and to register please call the front desk on 2203 6187 / 2203 5993   Read More »

World Music Day – Concert, Open-mic & Karaoke on 15th & 19th of June

This year, Alliance Française de Bombay will celebrate World Music Day by organising a concert on Thursday 15th of June with AntiSocial, one of the best live music venue and versatile space where you can enjoy music, food and drinks. An open-mic and a karaoke free and open to all will also be organized on Monday 19th of June at AF Auditorium (Theosophy Hall). CONCERT IN COLLABORATION WITH ANTISOCIAL – Thu. 15th of June, 9pm onwards, Antisocial OPEN-MIC & FRENCH KARAOKE- Monday 19th, 1pm-3.45pm, AF ... Read More »

KASHISH MUMBAI INTERNATIONAL QUEER FESTIVAL 2017 – Diverse, One

KASHISH MUMBAI INTERNATIONAL QUEER FESTIVAL 2017 Diverse, One Once again, Alliance Française de Bombay will collaborate from the 25th to the 28th of May with Kashish, Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, to encourage greater visibility of Indian and International queer cinema amongst both queer and mainstream audiences to foster better understanding of queer thoughts, desires and expressions. SCHEDULE HERE Considered as South Asia’s biggest LGBTQ film festival, the festival this year will play 147 Films from 44 Countries. The theme for KASHISH 2017 is ‘Diverse, One’. Packed ... Read More »

International photo contest: “Fashion and dress codes” – from 28th of March to 16th of June 2017

  The purpose of this contest is to show the extent of the heritage, innovativity and contemporary creativity in terms of dress codes around the world. Like the last six editions, it shows the diversity which surounds us. Participation in the contest is free and open to all. All non-professional and semi-professional photographers aged 18 and above are allowed to participate. Please note that professional photographers who are recognised for their artistic work and make their living exclusively from their photographs are not ... Read More »

A film at antiSocial every month!

In 2017, Alliance Française de Bombay associates with antiSocial, a versatile cultural space where you can enjoy food and drinks…in front of your favorite French films! Our screenings are free and open to guests above 21 years of age. antiSocial is located in Khar Social: Rohan Plaza, 5th Rd, Ram Krishna Nagar, Khar West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400052 Read More »

Volunteer with us!

☞ Volunteers play a central role in our various  programmes and we can’t wait to hear from you! Volunteers are the ambassadors of the Alliance Française de Bombay at our events What can you volunteer for? We regularly need volunteers to welcome and guide French artists in Bombay. Each year, we take part in 2 of the most important festivals in town: Kala Ghoda Street Art festival and Mood Indigo. In addition to this, you have the unique opportunity to ... Read More »