Cultural Events

Electro-rock concert ‘Le Pied de la Pompe’

 Alliance française du Bengale in partnership with Calcutta School of Music presents “Le Pied de la Pompe” ! Here they are ! ‘Le Pied de la Pompe’ is a French festive rock band. Their particular feature : they play with their guts out !  Line-up : a mix of pop, rock, electro. Read More »

Night of Theatre n°9

The journey (train and bus) starts on Saturday 12 March 2016 from Howrah station. It includes a walk to discover the tribal area and time to share with the inhabitants of the place. Coming back the next day inHowrah at 10:20 am. The NIGHT OF THEATRE n°9 takes place in a Santhal village of India. During the night-long event, artists from Kolkata, Paris, Mexico ... Read More »

Theatre Adda – The Park Street Sessions

 This month on Theatre Adda – The Park Street Sessions, we continue our experiments with “Journey” – a piece by Bibhaban, which has now traversed for 15 years. ‘Journey’, is about experiencing and sharing. Experiencing the deepest core of oneself in the midst of living, it is a process of unhinging, of coming to terms with your experiences and expressing ... Read More »

Ciné Club – L’Homme de Rio

L’Homme de Rio (1h 52min) A young man comes to the rescue of his girlfriend abducted by thieves and brought to Rio. An extravagant adventure ensues. Directed by : Philippe de Broca Read More »

“A tribute to women in Jazz” Giuliana Soscia Trio

Dear music lovers, The Alliance française du Bengale is happy to share with you this invitation from our Italian friends regarding a wonderful concert dedicated to women who have made the history of jazz. See you on 7 March 2016 at 6:30 pm at Ghanashyam Das Birla Sabhaghar – FREE ENTRY Read More »


INTERNATIONAL PHOTO CONTEST “Objectif Sport !” 2016 1st of March – 1st of May | Alliance française The Alliance Française du Bengale along with the Fondation Alliance Française is organizing a Photography Competition on the theme ‘Objectif Sport’. Within the scope of 2016’s international sporting events, the Fondation Alliance Française organizes for the 6th occasion a photo contest, “Objectif Sport ... Read More »

Butoh Performance by the Arshinagar Project

A Butoh performance organized by the Arshinagar Project will take place on Saturday 27th February 2016. The Alliance Francaise du Bengale, Subbody Butoh School, “Katha’ Koli” & The Arshinagar Project invites you to watch “Resonating” with Kali & The Sick Dancing Princess – which is a performance by a group of  contemporary Butoh artists from Subbody Butoh School  & Janardan Ghosh. This ... Read More »

Contemporary Dance Adda – Rhythmosaic

Rhythmosaic presents its contemporary dance performance : CHAPTER (Choreography: Arun Charles Ram) The event will take place at the Alliance française du Bengale, Park Mansions on 26 February 2016 at 6:30 pm, to be followed by a discussion and dialogue on the process. Arun Charles Ram is a contemporary dancer of the Kolkata based Rhythmosaic Dance Company directed by Dr. ... Read More »

Ciné Club – Les châteaux de sable

 Eleanor, in her thirties, has just lost her father who bequeathed his house in Brittany in the Cotes d’Armor. Eleanor is a photographer, has had some success but business no longer work as before. It is imperative to sell the house. She goes there with Samuel, her former companion whom she left some time ago, because she does not feel ... Read More »

Journée internationale de la langue maternelle

 On the 16th of February 2016 at the Deputy High Commission of Bangladesh in Kolkata will take place the Journée internationale de la langue maternelle. On this occasion will take place some French songs & poems by Alliance française du Bengale students and teachers. Read More »