CONCERT : Arties Festival India

Arties Festival India 14th edition of the Western Classical Music Festival with Dame Felicity Lott, Gauthier Herrmann and the Arties Chamber Orchestra (15 artists) Thur. 20th, 7 pm, Exp Theatre, NCPA W.A Mozart : Kegelstatt trio G. Mahler : Ruckert Lieder F. Schubert : Octet Sat. 22nd Nov, 7pm, Tata Theatre, NCPA F. Poulenc : sextet for piano and winds Piazzolla and other works for Accordion W.A Mozart : Sinfonia Concertante for 4 winds k.297b C. Debussy : Prélude à ... Read More »

NEO CIRCUS : Une rencontre, 2 parallèles by La Compagnie 3x Rien

An encounter, 2 parallels November, 12th. 7.30 pm, Prithvi Theatre An acrobatic neo-circus performance set to music: The performers spring out of boxes and thrill the audience with spectacular jugglery, diabolical humor, magical arms, endless legs and audacious acrobatics in a succession of visual images leaving behind an enthralled audience. Through their visual poetry these actor-athletes will draw you into their magical world of dance, acrobatics, optical illusion and mime. David, Lena & Pierre connect instinctively as they are from ... Read More »

Cinemix by Dj Oof

Clubbing party at BlueFrog with DJ OOF November 8th, 10 pm, BlueFrog Oof is a «DJ-director », who has directed about 60 music videos consisting of found footage clips in which he synchs music, images & sounds. The French pioneer of DVJ shows, he has given around 400 audiovisual performances abroad in the best museums around the world. The Cinemix project is a collection of reinterpretations of some of the greatest original soundtracks from the 60′s and 70′s, a crossroad ... Read More »

Taste Week : La guerre des graines

La guerre des graines by Clément Montfort and Stenka Quillet Fighting for food independence Are seeds a commodity or a vital resource to be shared for the benefit of Humanity like the water we drink or the air we breathe ? This film travels from India to France, and even to the polar circle, to unveil a silent and unknown war whose outcome is critical for all of us, that of our food independence. Followed by a conference debate with ... Read More »

Le p’tit ciné concert 2

Le P’tit Ciné-Concert 2 “Le P’tit Ciné-Concert 2″ is the latest show of the French band “Le Philharmonique de la Roquette”. Three musicians will accompany a series of 11 short burlesque films, that are poetic and full of emotion. These shorts allow the audience to enjoy a whole range of textures, animation techniques and scenarios each with a personality and a particular tone. Music and sound effects of the Philharmonique de la Roquette take along each movie into a singular ... Read More »

Monsoon project 2014

monsoon project

During the monsoon Alliance Française de Bombay will offer several workshops (most of them free) in various forms of art and culture such as theatre, dance, music, graffiti and pâtisserie, in different locations around the city. This project brings together many partners, aims at gathering people from all walks of life and involving them in Art and Culture. We invite everyone to discover the nuances of drama, collaborate in drenching  Mumbai’s walls with color, perform with well-known guitarists and many ... Read More »

Albert Camus Exhibition

José Lenzini, Laurent Gnoni

On the occasion of Albert Camus’ birth centenary (1913-2013), the Institut Français and Gallimard have co-produced an interactive exhibition depicting the writer’s life. This exhibition gives access to exclusive documents, pictures and videos related to Albert Camus’ life and his literare and philosophic works. The visitors are invited to bring their smartphone or tablet along to scan the QR code for a guided visit about one of the most famous French writers of the last century.  Read more Opening on ... Read More »

Fête de la musique 2014

Fete de la musique

Workshop Karaoke, 2.00-4.30 pm  Let’s celebrate the World Music day together by singing famous French songs. We will offer a wide range of French tracks on DVD for you to choose and sing along with. So come on and let’s make music! Open house for all music lovers, 5.30-8.30pm Students, and members of the AFB, are you in a band, do you sing or play an instrument? Come share your talents and a musical moment live on stage! In order to ... Read More »

Kashish festival

DARE TO DREAM KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival started its journey in 2010 as the first ever LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) film festival in India to be held in a mainstream theater and to receive clearance from the Information & Broadcasting Ministry. Over the past 4 very successful editions of the festival, it has emerged to be South Asia’s biggest queer film festival, an important event in Mumbai’s cultural calendar and also recently voted as one of World’d Top ... Read More »

DanSe Dialogues

Danse Dialogues

Récital is a unheard mixture of hip-hop, violins and a talk box. A strange dialogue for seven dancers and a musician. Performed more than 500 times all over the world, this creation instantly brought worldwide fame to the Compagnie Käfig. On the occasion of DanSe Dialogues, the Indo-French Festival of Contemporary Dance, the choregraph Mourad Merzouki will present his second adaptation of Récital with eight young Indian dancers from The Danceworx Repertory Company. Credits: Adaptation of the show Récital created ... Read More »