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Biltmore Cabaret Vancouver 2755 Prince Edward Street - Vancouver, BC
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Biltmore Cabaret Vancouver
2755 Prince Edward Street - Vancouver, BC
March 27, 2017 at 8pm
Performing Arts & Music

VANCOUVER - Jain in concert

As part of her North-american tour, French young pop singer Jain will be in Vancouver for a special concert on March 27, 2017 at 8pm at the Biltmore Cabaret.
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Full of Beans Coffee 1348 Dundas St West, Toronto, ON M6J 1Y3, Canada
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Full of Beans Coffee
1348 Dundas St West, Toronto, ON M6J 1Y3, Canada
March 30, 2017 | 7 PM
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - 150th Years of Stories: A European Book Club

The Toronto European Book Club is coming back in 2017 this February to put the spotlight on Europe’s literary legacy and its contemporary aftermath in today’s publishing, on the occasion of Canada's 150th Anniversary.
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Koerner Hall 273 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6, Canada
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Koerner Hall
273 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6, Canada
Friday, March 31st, 2017
Performing Arts & Music

TORONTO - Alina Ibragimova with Cédric Tiberghien duo at the Royal Conservatory of Music

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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Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton St, Vancouver
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Vancouver Playhouse
600 Hamilton St, Vancouver
April 2, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Performing Arts & Music

VANCOUVER - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet @ Playhouse

The Vancouver Chopin Society is pleased to  welcome the French Pianist Mr. Jean-Efflam Bavouzet for an exceptionnal concert.

One of the most engaging live performers of his generation, the multi-award-winning Mr. Jean-Efflam Bavouzet enjoys a prolific recording and international concert career and has worked closely with conductors such as Pierre Boulez, Vladimir Jurowski, Danielle Gatti, Valery Gergiev, Neeme Järvi, Vladimir Ashkenazy and Bruno Mantovani.

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Mod club 722 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1C5, Canada
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Mod club
722 College St,
Toronto, ON M6G 1C5,
Canada
April 3rd 2017
Performing Arts & Music

TORONTO - JAIN CONCERT

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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Access Gallery 222 East Georgia Street, Vancouver
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Access Gallery
222 East Georgia Street, Vancouver
Thursday April 5, 2017 at 7 pm
Books & Ideas

VANCOUVER - Breathless Days @ Access Gallery

Serge Guilbaut (Professor Emeritus of Art History at UBC) and John O'Brian (Professor of Art History at UBC) invite you to the launch of their new book Breathless Days.

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Alliance française de Vancouver 6161 Cambie Street Vancouver
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Alliance française de Vancouver
6161 Cambie Street
Vancouver
April 6, 2017 at 6:30pm
Performing Arts & Music

VANCOUVER - Café des Arts: Dance

Le Café des Arts, co-organized by the Alliance Française of Vancouver and the cultural services of the French Embassy in Canada, with the participation of Aurelia Bizouard, is a new event that gives local artists a chance to speak in a friendly place, thus opening the discussion with the public.

For this second Café des Arts, we'll speak about Performing Arts !


Our 3 speakers will be:

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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Dodson Room (302) 1961 East Mall UBC
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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Dodson Room (302)
1961 East Mall UBC
April 6, 2017 from 10am to 1pm
Books & Ideas

VANCOUVER - Duchamp on Wheels

The Peter Wall Institute and the Cultural Services of the Embassy of France presents the 2017 French Scholar Lecture Series. Join us on April 6 for a talk about Marcel Duchamp and a roundtable with French philosopher and writer Hadrien Laroche in discussion with T'ai Smith.
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Vancity Theatre 1181 Seymour Street Vancouver, B.C.
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Vancity Theatre
1181 Seymour Street
Vancouver, B.C.
April 8, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

VANCOUVER - Reel 2 Real Film Festival

For its 18th Edition, Reel 2 Real, the International Film Festival for Youth will showcase 2 French movies.

Louise by the shore

West Coast Premiere
Closing Night Film

 

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Vancity Theatre 1181 Seymour Street Vancouver, B.C.
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Vancity Theatre
1181 Seymour Street
Vancouver, B.C.
April 10, 2017 at 10pm
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

VANCOUVER - MATHIEU COPELAND, THE EXHIBITION OF A FILM

The film as exhibition site is at the centre of this experimental project, both curatorial and cinematographic, by French curator Mathieu Copeland. The exhibition of a film brings together visual artists, filmmakers, musicians, performers, choreographers, and writers around the question “Can an exhibition take place in a cinema theatre rather than a gallery space?” While working the constraints intrinsic to feature-length film, it aims at being something other than a structuralist “epic”, or a suite of artist’s short films one after the other.

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Innis Town Hall 2 Sussex Avenue Toronto
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Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto
April 11, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

TORONTO - L'Inhumaine at the Toronto Silent Film Festival

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.
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Koerner Hall 273 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6, Canada
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Koerner Hall
273 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6, Canada
Thursday, April 13th 2017
Performing Arts & Music

TORONTO - Les Violons du Roy with Philippe Jaroussky at the Royal Conservatory of Music

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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Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8, Toronto
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Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
231 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8, Toronto
From October 15 2016 to May 15 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

TORONTO - Latifa Echakhch's exhibition at The Power Plant

From October 15 to May 15, The Power Plant will present Latifa Echakhch's work, Cross Fade, developped for the specific site of the Gallery.
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Alliance française de Toronto 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada
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Alliance française de Toronto
24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada
Thursday, December 8th - 7:30PM
Film, TV & New Media

TORONTO - Films of the French-speaking world

This season, the cultural service of the Consulate General of France in Toronto presents a series of films of the French-speaking world at the Alliance française.

Come travel through the French-speaking world through five feature films. From Algeria to Morocco, from Rwanda to Haïti, five filmmakers share their view of the world that surrounds them. More than just an invitation to travel, this series is an ode to the plurality of cinema and the diversity of the world.

Mapantsula by Oliver Schmitz, 1987 - South Africa

Thursday, December 8th - 7:30PM

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Ryerson Image Centre, School of Image Arts, IMA 307 33 GOULD STREET, TORONTO, ONTARIO M5B 2K3
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Ryerson Image Centre, School of Image Arts, IMA 307
33 GOULD STREET, TORONTO, ONTARIO M5B 2K3
From January 18th to April 9th, 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

TORONTO - Exhibition ATTICA, USA 1971: Images and sounds of a Rebellion at Ryerson Image Centre

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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Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8, Toronto
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Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
231 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8, Toronto
From January 28 to May 14 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

TORONTO - A wall is just a wall : Kapwani Kiwanga at the Power Plant

Kapwangi Kiwanga’s exhibition questions the architecture of control and its spaces designed to shape and regulate our behaviour throughout our daily lives.
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The Phoenix Concert Theatre 410 Sherbourne Street Toronto, Ontario
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The Phoenix Concert Theatre
410 Sherbourne Street
Toronto, Ontario
Sunday, March 26 - 7PM
Performing Arts & Music

TORONTO - Concert Nouvelle Vague

Bossa Nova = Nouvelle Vague = New Wave.

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Audain Art Museum 4350 Blackcomb Way Whistler, British Columbia Canada, V0N 1B4
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Audain Art Museum
4350 Blackcomb Way
Whistler, British Columbia
Canada, V0N 1B4
February 25 to May 22, 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

WHISTLER : Matisse Drawings @ Audain Art Museum

"I have always considered drawing not as an exercise of particular dexterity… but as a means deliberately simplified so as to give simplicity and spontaneity to the expression, which should speak without clumsiness, directly to the mind of the spectator." - Henri Matisse.

The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation Collection brings drawings of Matisse to the remarkable Audain Art Museum in Whistler for an important international exhibition.

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Vancouver Playhouse 600 Hamilton St, Vancouver
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Vancouver Playhouse
600 Hamilton St, Vancouver
April 7 & 8, 2017
Performing Arts & Music

VANCOUVER - Compagnie Hervé Koubi @ DanceHouse

The French choregrapher Hervé Koubi is back to Vancouver with his new show What the day owes to the night.

Twelve Algerian and Burkina Faso dancers, mostly coming from street dance and hip-hop, perform in this contemporary dance work that takes its name from an eponymous 2008 novel by Algerian author Yasmina Khadra. Through his dancers, choreographer Hervé Koubi explores his own Algerian origins and journey in a piece that combines capoeira, martial arts, urban and contemporary dance with evocative Islamic imagery.

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Chuck Bailey Rec Centre 13458 107A Avenue Surrey, BC V3T 0G4
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Chuck Bailey Rec Centre
13458 107A Avenue Surrey, BC V3T 0G4
Through May 7, 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

SURREY - Scenocosme @ Surrey Art Gallery

Come and insert yourself into the frame in this series of video works. For the New Forms Festival 2016, the artist duo Grégory Lasserre & Anaïs met den Ancxt who work under the name Scenocosme created new video works in Surrey.

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SFU Burnaby 8888 University High Street Burnaby, British Columbia V5A
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SFU Burnaby
8888 University High Street
Burnaby, British Columbia V5A
February 22 to March 30, 2017
French Language

VANCOUVER - Le printemps de la francophonie @ SFU

The Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs (OFFA) of Simon Fraser University (SFU) presents the event Le Printemps de la francophonie, which celebrates the Canadian and International Francophonie. A series of lectures, workshops, cultural events and film screenings will be held at the three SFU campuses and in the Vancouver area.

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Maison de la culture de Gatineau - Salle Odyssée Maison de la culture de Gatineau 855, boulevard de la Gappe, Gatineau (Québec)
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Maison de la culture de Gatineau - Salle Odyssée
Maison de la culture de Gatineau
855, boulevard de la Gappe, Gatineau (Québec)
Tuesday April 18th - 8PM
Performing Arts & Music

GATINEAU - Patrick Bruel pays tribute to Barbara

French singer Patrick Bruel performs during a show in tribute to late French singer Barbara.

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The Cinematheque 1131 Howe St #200, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2L7, Canada
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The Cinematheque
1131 Howe St #200, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2L7, Canada
From March 31 to April 6, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

VANCOUVER - Eric Rohmer's six Moral Tales @ The Cinematheque

This presentation of Eric Rohmer's Six Moral Tales is the first program in an ongoing Eric Rohmer retrospective at The Cinematheque in 2017.

Rohmer's Six Moral Tales (Six contes moraux) is an extraordinary cycle of films made between 1962 and 1972, focusing on sexual temptation and the rationalization of desire. In each film of the series, typically, a man committed to one woman finds himself temporarily attracted to another, and so begins to questions his initial choice.

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Innis Town Hall 2 Sussex Avenue Toronto
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Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto
April 6 & 12, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

"Filming at the Borders" series comes back at Innis Town Hall Theatre

Afer two first screenings at Toronto Reference Library, the film series "Filming at the Borders: Migrating to Europe Today" comes back in April at Innis Town Hall Theatre, at the University of Toronto.
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Koffler Centre of the Arts 180 Shaw St., Suite 104-105, Toronto, ON M6J 2W5
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Koffler Centre of the Arts
180 Shaw St., Suite 104-105, Toronto, ON M6J 2W5
From April 6th to June 4th, 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

TORONTO - 2Fik Exhibition at the Koffler Gallery

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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TIFF Bell Lightbox Reitman Square 350 King St W Toronto
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TIFF Bell Lightbox
Reitman Square
350 King St W
Toronto

From March 3 to April 2, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

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

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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221A gallery 100-221 E Georgia Vancouver, BC
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221A gallery
100-221 E Georgia
Vancouver, BC
April 4 to June 3, 2017
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

VANCOUVER - Caroline Mesquita: The Ballad @ 221A

After a one-month residency in Vancouver, Caroline Mesquita will open her new show "The Ballad" in 221A on April 1, 2017. Curated by Martha Kirszenbaum, the first chapter of the project was hosted at the Fondation d’entreprise Ricard, Paris, earlier this year.
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