Launch of the Milos International Theatre Festival

Dedicated to young artists, the Milos International Theatre Festival will take place from 11th May to 9th June 2019. A European Centre for Young Theatrical Creation will be inaugurated simultaneously.

 

Updated on 07/05/2019

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Romania in France, France in Romania

The France-Romania 2019 Season ended in France on 16 April, and continues in Romania until 14 July 2019. French culture will be showcased there through its visual and stage arts, gastronomy and music...a look back at the highlights from France and a look foward to the opening of the season in...

Updated on 27/04/2022

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Julia Grosse and Yvette Mutumba

Julia Grosse and Yvette Mutumba breathe new life into the world of contemporary art: based in Berlin, they design exhibitions and founded the magazine Contemporary And, a demanding print and digital publication whose aim is to “connect cultures”.

Updated on 04/05/2022

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NGoné Fall

N'Goné Fall, the General Commissioner of the Africa2020 Season, wished to place this ambitious project under the banner of pan-Africanism and collective intelligence.

Updated on 04/05/2022

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The Africa2020 Season

Coronavirus COVID-19 : Africa 2020 Season postponed

 

The President of the French Republic announced in November 2017 in Ouagadougou, before confirming the news on 3rd July 2018 in Lagos, that a special season would be organized in France to mark a renewed partnership with Africa, a “varied...

Updated on 09/05/2022

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Aristide Tarnagda

Aristide Tarnagda is an author and winner at the Avignon Festival, a director, a comedian, and director of the Les Récréâtrales festival in Burkina Faso. He is a "performing arts" sectoral expert for the Africa2020 Season.

Updated on 05/06/2020

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Pablo Gershanik, an Argentinian artist in residence at the Cité Internationale des Arts

Pablo Gershanik is the 2019 Institut français/Cité internationale des Arts resident. An actor and director, he is the creator of the project Quatre Vingt Balles dans l’Aile and Maquettes Intimes, an investigative-creative process through which the artist examines resilience in art and the link...

Updated on 04/05/2022

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2019 : a Theater Year in Russia

From April to June 2019, several French theatre companies presented performances to Russian audiences in Saint Petersburg, Moscow, the Stolby Nature Reserve and Voronezh.

 

Published on 23/09/2019

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French scenography spreads its wings to Prague

From 6 to 16 June 2019, the Prague Quadriennial, a landmark event in theatre design and architecture, celebrates its 50th anniversary. For the occasion, France made its big comeback after 16 years of absence, under the direction of director Philippe Quesne.

Published on 04/06/2019

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The opening of a new artists residence in Senegal: Villa Saint-Louis Ndar

Its inauguration scheduled for 8 June 2019 will be the starting point for a new artistic and cultural impetus in Senegal and throughout sub-Saharan Africa. A first call for applications was launched in the spring.

Updated on 27/04/2022

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The Scream by the Nacera Belaza company

In a close-knit duo, the choreography of Nacera Belaza continues the quest for an internal path between emptiness and incarnation, shamanic rhythms and incantations.

Updated on 04/07/2019

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Ionesco Suite directed by Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota

After its creation in 2005, Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota has revisited Ionesco Suite by renewing his approach and vision full of affection for the world of the author of The Bald Prima Donna.

Updated on 04/07/2019

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i-Portunus Update

i-Portunus is a pilot project whose aim is to determine the best operational framework for a European mobility scheme for artists and culture professionals. The pilot is being implemented on behalf of the European Union by the Goethe-Institut, in consortium with the Institut français, Izolyatsia and...

Updated on 09/12/2020

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The Institut français at the Avignon Festival

As part of the 73rd edition of the festival, the Institut français is organising two gatherings focused on challenges related to the international development of the performing arts, and is taking part in a few professional meet-ups. It also supports the Avignon festival's commitment to offering...

Updated on 16/09/2019

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