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Toronto

 
    The cultural service in Toronto is in charge of the
    development of exchanges between France and Ontario
    and Manitoba in the artistic, education and cultural
    domains.
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TORONTO - 2Fik Exhibition at the Koffler Gallery

From April 6th to June 4th, 2017
Koffler Centre of the Arts
Come to discover 2Fik’s work at the Koffler Gallery, from April 6th to June 4th, 2017. Assuming the multiple roles of artistic director, photographer, and performer, the franco-quebecois artiste stages elaborate tableaux that often re-enact familiar compositions derived from famous paintings.
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TORONTO - Alina Ibragimova with Cédric Tiberghien duo at the Royal Conservatory of Music

Friday, March 31st, 2017
Koerner Hall
The violinist Alina Ibragimova, recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artist Award and the French pianist Cédric Tiberghien will perform sonatas by Bach, Brahms, and Schumann, as well as Six Melodies by John Cage in the prestigious Koerner Hall at the Royal Conservatory of Music on March 31st 2017 at 8:00pm.
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TORONTO - Concert Nouvelle Vague

Sunday, March 26 - 7PM
The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Bossa Nova = Nouvelle Vague = New Wave.

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TORONTO - Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet Retrospective @ TIFF Cinematheque

From March 3 to April 2, 2017
TIFF Bell Lightbox
Known for their unwavering commitment to cinematic clarity, the France-born filmmakers created one of the most important, challenging, and controversial bodies of work in the history of cinema. Cited by critics as the film event of the past year when it premiered at New York’s Museum of Modern Art, this first ever Toronto retrospective assembles dozens of their features and short films, many of them to be seen in the city for the first time. @TIFF Cinematheque until April 2nd 2017
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TORONTO - JAIN CONCERT

April 3rd 2017
Mod club
The french young pop singer Jain will be in Toronto for a special concert on April 3rd 2017, at 8pm at the Mod Club.
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TORONTO - Exhibition ATTICA, USA 1971: Images and sounds of a Rebellion at Ryerson Image Centre

From January 18th to April 9th, 2017
Ryerson Image Centre, School of Image Arts, IMA 307
Including extraordinary photo-reportage alongside a range of popular art, this exhibition, presented at Ryerson Image Centre from January 18 to April 9 2017, recounts the notorious 1971 insurrection at Attica Correctional Facility in western New York State, and the multivalent cultural response that followed.
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TORONTO - L'Inhumaine at the Toronto Silent Film Festival

April 11, 2017
Innis Town Hall
L'Inhumaine will be screened on April 11th, 2017 at Innis Town Hall in Toronto as part of the Silent Film Festival. Don't miss the opportunity to discover Marcel L'Herbier's masterpiece.
News

Mathias Enard and Alain Mabanckou Longlisted for the Man Booker International Prize

The Man Booker International Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prize for books in translation, have selected two Francophone writers for their longlist: Mathias Enard for "Compass" and Alain Mabanckou for "Black Moses".
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TORONTO - Les Violons du Roy with Philippe Jaroussky at the Royal Conservatory of Music

Thursday, April 13th 2017
Koerner Hall
Québec City’s chamber orchestra and resident ensemble at the Palais Montcalm, will be conducted by Mathieu Lussier and joined by the ethereal, sensuously beautiful voice of extraordinary French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky for a program of Baroque works by Händel, Bach, Fux, and Graun, on April 13th 2017 at 8:00pm.
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TORONTO - Spotlight on France at the Canadian Music Week

April 19th, 2017
Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
The 2017 ‘Spotlight on France’ marks the first-ever official mission from France to Canadian Music Week. A delegation of French professionals will be in town to participate in one of the most important conferences dedicated to the music industry. 5 French groups will also perform during the festival on April 19, 2017 at the Rivoli.
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TORONTO - Yann Arthus-Bertrand in Toronto for the Earth Week

On April 18th and 21st, 2017
Alliance française de Toronto - 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada
Invited by the Toronto French School and Alliance française Toronto, Yann Arthus-Bertrand will be in Toronto for the Earth Week. Meet with him during a special evening at the Alliance française Toronto on April 18th 2017 and for a lecture at the Toronto French School on April 21st 2017.