performing arts & music


TORONTO - Natalie Dessay with Philippe Cassard at the Royal Conservatory of Music

May 2nd 2017
Koerner Hall
The French soprano Natalie Dessay and pianist Philippe Cassard will perform works by Schubert, Liszt, Fauré, Bizet, and Pfitzner during a special concert at the Koerner Hall on May 2nd 2017 at 8:00pm.

TORONTO - First North-America tour for Jean-Michel Jarre

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
Famed for staggering visuals and the use of cutting-edge digital technology, which has been seen by millions of people around the world, his new live show promises yet again to be a truly immersive musical journey, with JARRE starting his first-ever North-America tour in Toronto on May 9th at Sony Centre.

Hans Uwe Hielscher @ Holy Rosary Cathedral

May 12, 2017 at 8:00 PM
Holy Rosary Cathedral

Organist Hans Uwe Hielscher, performes works by American, French, German, and Belgian Romantic composers, by local composer Denis Bédard, as well as his own works.


French Choreographer Thierry Thieû Niang returns on tour in Québec and Ottawa to make elders and youth "Dance the Spring!"

After a remarkable passage in Québec City during the 2nd Cinédanse festival in September 2015, French choreographer Thierry Thieû Niang will return to Québec this spring (from Montréal to St-Jean-Port-Joli, Paspébiac, Pikogan, Kitscisakik, Rouyn-Noranda) and in Ottawa to make elders dance with teenagers, from May 1st to June 18.

Wajdi Mouawad named Director of the Théâtre National de la Colline

In reponse to the proposal put forward by Audrey Azoulay, Minister for Culture and Communication, President François Hollande has named Wajdi Mouawad the Director of the Théâtre National de la Colline. Mr.

Alliance française of Ottawa - Nov-Dec 2015

Here, find the cultural events program of the Alliance française of Ottawa !

French artists at the NAC - 2015-2016 season

Success story : MARCH 2016 : Ca ira (1) Fin de Louis, by Joël PommeratNAC Co-production

Chamberfest : Ottawa international chamber music festival

The Chamberfest in Ottawa is the world's largest chamber music festival. For 2015 edition, it's more than 450 musicians who will play nearly 100 concerts in the most beautiful churches in the city from July 23 to August 6, 2015.

In France, which says summer says art festivals!

Info and anecdotes about art festivals in France. After theater and its Festival d'Avignon, let’s focus on circus arts and the Sirque on the Road festival


07/12/2015, 07/13/2015, 07/25/2015, 07/26/2015
Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church - Toronto , St Mary’s Cathedral – Kingston, Gethsemane Lutheran Church – Windsor, St. Thomas the Apostle Church – Waterdown
As part of a North-American tour, French boys' Choir from the town of Lambersart and from the City of Lille area, will feature four concerts in southwestern Ontario.