An exceptional Franco-Algerian musical collaboration

  The duo Juan Carmona-Ptit Moh will be performing an unparalleled concert on the 19th of October, 2018 in the New York University's Arts Center. Following the success of their concert at Ibn Zeydoun in Algiers, the musicians reunite again in Abu Dhabi on the 19th of October, 2018 to deliver a unique performance. The [...]

Insula, tribute to Frantz Fanon – Contemporary jazz

Within the context of the Emirati-French Cultural Dialogue, the Alliance Française in the United Arab Emirates and the French institute, invite INSULA to perform. After their world tour in Latin America, Europe and Russia, INSULA is coming for the first time to the Gulf. The purpose of « INSULA » project is to show that [...]

Musical play for childrens “Little Red”

Culture Emulsion presents the musical play "Little Red" accessible from 3 years old. Teaser: Little Red's mother sends her daughter to visit her grandmother in New York during the holidays. Things don't go as planned, and Little Red, a bilingual girl, has to make many interesting choices to reach her destination. Linking tradition and modernity, [...]

Concours de la francophonie

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DJ DJEL from FONKY FAMILY / Afterparty

Black Box - The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi / Thursday, September 7th, 9.30pm On the occasion of the UAE-Premiere of the show PIXEL/Compagnie Käfig, DJ DJEL from FONKY FAMILY will animate a thrilling aftershow with a hip-hop DJ set. A co-production between Institut français in the UAE/Cultural Department of the French Embassy and [...]

August 31st, 2017|News, Music, News|0 Comments

Concert: Toulouse Symphony Orchestra

Programme: Hector Berlioz, Ouverture Carnaval Romain Piotr Ilitch Tchaïkovsky, Variations Roccoco Nikolaï Rimsky-Korsakov, Shéhérazade ©Patrice Nin The Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse is the result of a merger in the 1960s between the Orchestre du Capitole (then in charge of operas and ballets produced by the Théâtre du Capitole) and the [...]

May 2nd, 2017|News, Music|0 Comments

March is francophone!

March is francophone in the UAE with several cultural events presented by the Institut français and its partners. Download the program here Francophonie in contest: exhibitions, cinema, concerts, one-man-show, workshops for a public who like french language and french culture. March 2nd: concert by Olivier Daguerre in Alliance française Abu Dhabi March 8th to 24th: [...]

10 Nov – Classic concert : Fanny Azzuro

The Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development organise the 4th UAE International Chopin-Beethoven-Debussy competition, from 10 to 18 of november 2016 in the National Theatre of Abu Dhabi. Under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, this concert is organised with cooperation of the Embassies of Deutschland, Poland and France, with the support of Institut Français and Goethe Institut. Download [...]

October 31st, 2016|News, Music|0 Comments

MAY 26 | JAZZ CONCERT : LAURENT DE WILDE TRIO

The Institut Français, cultural department  of the French Embassy, has the pleasure of presenting the Laurent de Wilde Trio concert at Manarat Al Saadiyat on May 26. The pianist Laurent de Wilde, the bass player Bruno Rousselet and the drummer Phlippe Soirat will play extracts from his accoustic album Over the Clouds among other things. This [...]

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Universal Expressions: Inspired by Louvre Abu Dhabi – March 16

World Premiere Performance Inspired by Louvre Abu Dhabi to Take Place This Month The Emirati-French cultural programme, inspired by Louvre Abu Dhabi will start on 16 of March with a performance by the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra at Manarat Al Saadiyat Abu Dhabi, 1 March 2016: The Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester (Youth Orchestra), led by internationally [...]

March 13th, 2016|News, Cultural and artistic cooperation, Music|Comments Off on Universal Expressions: Inspired by Louvre Abu Dhabi – March 16