AF Trivandrum Alerts



HEAVEN & EARTH Carnatic Music & Gregorian chant Aruna Sairam and Dominique Vellard 6.30pm, 7 February, 2018 @ Bharat Bhavan As part of Bonjour India, Alliance Française de Trivandrum in association with the Embassy of France in India is pleased to present HEAVEN & EARTH : Carnatic Music & Gregorian chant by Aruna Sairam and Dominique Vellard on 7 February, 6.30pm ... Read More »


METAJINGLE A collage of  music, poetry, dance and juggling 16 January, 6.30pm @ Chavara Cultural Centre This multidisciplinary stage performance with elements of music, poetry, dance and juggling,  centred around the band kARNATRiix with musicians, John Anthony, Rahul CR and Akhil J Chand, with poetry from Meera Nair and dancer – juggler François Chat presenting the visual representation. This Indo- ... Read More »

Innovations competition: Waste in the (Smart) City, Kochi

BONJOUR INDIA 2017-2018 Innovations competition: Waste in the (Smart) City, Kochi A Grant for Socio-technical initiatives, inventions and innovations in Kochi Call for application to Kochi Residents/Entrepreneurs/NGO “Bonjour India” invites applicants for presenting socio-technical initiatives, inventions and innovations in the field of waste management in Kochi, and its metro. Deadline for applications: 15th of January 2018 Announcement of short-listed application: 1st ... Read More »


HYLEEN 6.30pm, 11 January, 2018 @ Chavara cultural centre Groove over everything. For the highly talented 27-year-old artist from the south of France, the variety of her music from neo-soul, jazz, funk, soul and pop can be summarized under the term groove. “It’s about music that you just have to move legs with, flick your fingers and rock your head ... Read More »


WATER PRINCESS: a Play by Theatre Nisha 1 December, 6.30pm @ Bharat Bhavan. Water, like gold and oil, is a precious and scarce commodity. Most of the water on earth is salt-water. Of that which remains, very little water is readily available for drinking, farming and other purposes. The Water Princess is a fairy tale that inspires young minds to ... Read More »

L’Odyssée de l’Inde

Les Odyssée de l’Inde (The Odyssey in India): Classical Cello music by Sonia Wieder-Atherton 24 November, 6.30pm @ Vyloppilli Samskriti Bhavan. Sonia Weider-Atherton is today’s most gifted and well-known French cellist. Following her Mediterranean Odyssey, Sonia Wieder-Atherton now brings her talent and creativity to India. Absorbing a landscape of sounds recorded in situ into her performance of classical pieces, she ... Read More »

METAJINGLE: The postman does not wait for the rising tide

METAJINGLE: The postman does not wait for the rising tide Reading / Dancing / Juggling / Music/ Visual Art on 8 November, 6.30pm @ Bharat Bhavan. This multidisciplinary stage performance is centred around a correspondence between two poets and writers. Marc Delouze from France and Meera Nair from Kerala provide live readings of their letters. The stage scenery is formed from the collective work following ... Read More »

Be the change

Be the change Indo French spectacle: Dance and music 6.30pm, 14 October @ Chavara Cultural Centre John Anthony and Claire Le Michel met in Trivandrum in Feb 2017. They shared thoughts on improvisations of Music and dance. It is a confluence of two cultures through music and dance. The musical compositions are a blend of the Oriental and the West. ... Read More »

To catch a movement, to catch a moment

To catch a movement, to catch a moment An exhibition of sculptures by Usha Ramachandran 9- 17 October, 2017 @ Art Gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The opening of the exhibition will be on 9 October, 5.30pm by Mr. François Grosjean. “The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life ,by artificial means and hold it fixed so ... Read More »