AFB News/Services

PLAY READING | Erwin Motors

Apr 24th (Wed), 6:30 pm,  St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (located in St. Andrew’s College, Bandra) It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the 8th set of readings, we will focus on Magali Mougel’s play Erwin Motors. Free and open to everyone | Registration for the Bandra reading ... Read More »

Parallel Journeys by the beej garage

ASTAD DEBOO and DARSHANA JHAVERI In conversation with ARUNDHATHI SUBRAMANIAM Apr 30th (Tue), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall On the occasion of International Dance day, join us along with the beej garage for the launch of the Parallel Journeys series which brings artists together in conversation wherein they share their artistic journeys, their struggles, questions and insights! For this session, two pioneers in their own right – Darshana Zaveri (an exponent of the Manipuri Dance) and Astad Deboo (contemporary dancer and choreographer) ... Read More »

Eloquentia – Concours d’éloquence [ Appel à candidatures 2019 (Mumbai, Inde) ]

Gagnez une formation à l’éloquence et un séjour en France ! Initié par l’Institut Français, ce projet à destination des jeunes francophones justifiant d’un niveau B1 minimum de 18 à 25 ans vise à promouvoir la langue française en tant qu’outil de débat et d’action. Pour l’édition 2019, il s’agit d’un concours organisé dans une dizaine de villes en Inde et piloté par les Alliances Françaises. Le thème retenu est celui de la lutte contre les inégalités sous toutes ses ... Read More »

WINNERS – WIN A TRIP TO PARIS

Within the framework of the 80th Anniversary Celebrations of Alliance Française de Bombay, we had organised the Win a Trip to Paris writing competition. We would like to thank everyon who participated and helped make this competition a resounding success! As promised, please find below the shortlisted entries from which the final pool of winners was eventually selected : Top 10 Submissions from A1 Top 10 Submissions from A2 Top 10 Submissions from B1 Top 10 Submissions from B2 Top Submission from C1 ... Read More »

PLAY READING | Erwin Motors

Apr 3rd (Wed), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the 8th set of readings, we will focus on Magali Mougel’s play Erwin Motors. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Event in English Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link In ... Read More »

RESULTS – OOH LA LA PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

Congratulations to all the winners of the Ooh La La Photography Competition organised during the 2019 edition of Kala Ghoda Festival ! Third Prize – Jeetendra Singh Free Study Material Second Prize – Rabab Kanchwala 60 hours of French Courses with Study Material First Prize – Sakina Arsiwala 120 hours of French Courses with Study Material Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who participated! Read More »

PLAY READING | Quai Ouest

Mar 26th (Tue), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall We present a reading of Bernard-Marie Koltès’ play Quai Ouest which tells the story of eight characters who come from opposing worlds and should have never met. Their encounter brings the conflicts of the modern world to the fore: immigration, social displacement,poverty, the right to dignity. Director: Margherita Marincola Actors: Prathamesh Cheulkar, Rupashree Vinit, Prajaktaa Dashputre, Devendra Patel, Praween Pandey, Tirtha Tikam, Shubham Jite, Vasudeo Madane Free and open to everyone | No registration ... Read More »

PLAY READING | Bobin and Mikado

Mar 27th (Wed), 6:30 pm, St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (located in St. Andrew’s College, Bandra) It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the seventh set of readings, we will focus on Adeline Picault’s play Bobin and Mikado which is a love triangle shot with tragedy. Free and ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE 2019

Mar 13 to Mar 20 | Alliance Française Auditorium (Theosophy Hall) Half a billion Francophones around the world will celebrate International Francophonie Day on March 20. Once again, Alliance Française de Bombay along with the Consulates of Canada, Quebec, Belgium, Switzerland, and France will unite to honour the French language by organising a host of films screenings from the French speaking world and various exciting events ! CANADIAN CINEMA – Pieds nus dans l’aube by Francis Leclerc (118′) March 13 ... Read More »

PLAY READING | Bobin and Mikado

Mar 6th (Wed), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the seventh set of readings, we will focus on Adeline Picault’s play Bobin and Mikado which is a love triangle shot with tragedy. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Event in English ... Read More »