Cultural Events

Ciné Club : French Waves

Ciné Club MARCH 2018 Thème : En musique! Free and open to all. Movies with English subtitles. This month, the screenings will be moderated by someone from Alliance française du Bengale’s team. This screening will be moderated by Lou Macheprin, cultural coordinator. Date: Wednesday, 14th March 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, ... Read More »

Indian classical music concert by Pandit Shyam Sundar Goswami

Indian classical music concert by Pandit Shyam Sundar Goswami Date: Sunday, 11st March 2018 Time : 7:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free & open to all. Voice : Pandit Shyam Sundar Goswami Tablas : Sri Gopal Mishro Harmonium : Sri Ratan Nattya & Tempura players     The project Pandit Shyam Sundar Goswami “Dans la belle tradition du chant ... Read More »

Tinctures Duo Concert

Tinctures Duo Concert Original music for piano and guitar Aman Mahajan — piano | Nishad Pandey — guitar featuring Shailpik Biswas – live visuals [www.shadowblink.com] Date: Thursday, 8th March 2018 Time : 7:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free & open to all. Tinctures is a duo based out of India and Germany, ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Barbara

Ciné Club MARCH 2018 Thème : En musique! Free and open to all. Movies with English subtitles. This month, the screenings will be moderated by someone from Alliance française du Bengale’s team. This screening will be moderated by Fabrice Plançon, director. Date: Wednesday, 7th March 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park ... Read More »

WEIGHT OF JOY, A DANCE PERFORMANCE BY ERIC LANGUET | BONJOUR INDIA

Weight of Joy a dance performance by Eric Languet and Cie Danse en l’R Date: Wednesday, 28th February 2018 Time : 6:30 PM Venue : Indian Council for Cultural Relations, 9A, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071 Free & open to all. This show will close Bonjour India festival 2017-2018. The Weight of Joy, a dance performance The ... Read More »

A Talk with Shumona Sinha

Shumona Sinha, is a French writer from Kolkata who lives in Paris. An alumnus of Alliance Francaise du Bengale, she has a M.Phil degree in French  literature from Sorbonne University and has taught English and French in Parisian high-schools for 14 years. Her first novel, Fenêtre sur l’abîme, was published in 2008. Her second novel, Assommons les pauvres! (2011), was awarded the Prix du roman ... Read More »

Mirko, a puppets and shadows play from France

Mirko A puppets and shadows play from France Created by Cie CREA and CLASH SYNOPSIS Mirko, a young maple leaf, awakens to life. Very quickly, different encounters will give it the desire to leave its home. Here seasons are considered as the different stages of life for this small leaf which only dreams of one thing : flying with the ... Read More »

OUT OF THE FRAME: A DIGITAL PHOTO EXHIBITION | BONJOUR INDIA

The Musée Nicéphore Niépce It’s been two hundred years since inventor Nicéphore Niépce developed the first known photograph. France keeps alive the spirit of innovation in photography by way of Out of the Frame. On this occasion, we celebrate this milestone through a selection of exhibitions and events. All over India, indoor and outdoor exhibitions of historic photographs from the ... Read More »

Book launch of Fabrice Etienne’s new book “Burmese Portraits”

Alliance française du Bengale and SAMPARK publishing house cordially invite you to the launch of Sebastien Ortiz (Fabrice Etienne)’s BURMESE PORTRAITS The author will be in discussion with an esteemed panel. Alliance Francaise, Park Mansions, Park Street, Kolkata Tuesday 13 February At 7pm The launch will be followed by a reception  RSVP 9830503893 / 9830993001   Sébastien Ortiz Sébastien Ortiz was ... Read More »