• Charles Aznavour
    Charles Aznavour
    Concert

    Charles Aznavour at the Royal Albert Hall

    Following his sell-out shows here in 2013, 2014 and 2015, legendary singer-songwriter Charles Aznavour returns once more to become the oldest artist to ever headline the Royal Albert Hall. The French chanson star is considered to be one of the greatest singer-songwriters of all time and enjoyed...

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  • The France Show
    The France Show
    Exhibition

    The France Show 2018 - London Olympia - 26 to 28 January

    Kick start the New Year with a celebration of the best France has to offer! Enjoy a great French day out at the UK’s largest celebration of France. French chefs, wine tasting, authors, holiday ideas, French market, property exhibition with thousands of properties for sale, seminars offering...

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  • French gig

    CHINESE MAN RECORDS PARTY on 27 January

    Following many stage-shaking live shows in the past few years, Chinese Man are coming back to do it all over again, only even better. Tireless warriors of sound, Chinese Man undoubtedly bring the beats but their live performance really does deliver with a horn section and live percussionist that...

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A Woman's Life (Une Vie)

A Woman's Life is a tale of tormented love embedded in the restrictive social and moral codes of marriage and family in 19th century Normandy. Upon finishing her schooling in a convent, young...


Manon des Sources

Continuation of Jean de Florette: Ten years later, Jean's beautiful daughter Marion (Béart) wreaks a terrible revenge on her father's destroyers...


César

A true family film The third installment of Marcel Pagnol's trilogy about wandering sailor Marius, his lady love Fanny, and their child Cesario. When Marius deserted the pregnant Fanny to answer...


The Baker's Wife (La Femme du Boulanger)

Aimable is married to Ginette, one of the most beautiful woman of a small village. Aimable is happy with her and doesn't notice that she falls in love with the shepherd with whom she leaves the...



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LO'JO

LO'JO, the mighty French musical pioneers from Angers, present their new album "Fonetiq Flowers" There are times when we half-listen to an old friend natter, convinced we can predict what they’ll say next. There are times when we buy the latest book by a famous author, with no intention of actually reading it, simply because their prose shook us in our youth. How easily we forget that people change, progress, and rebel. We forget that life is often only a...


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SAVE THE DATE - BREXIT : Should I Stay or Should I Go - Monday 19 March

Today,  because of all the noise created by the media and politicians, it can be difficult to find out about the reality of what is likely to happen to Europeans, to the economy, to business and to trading with the European Union. This leads to more uncertainty and anxiety. This event has been created with the aim of taking all the noise out and clarifying the real position. Thanks to our panels of experts, politicians and activists, our goal is to give attendees...


Laura Cahen

The subtle songs filled with poetry of upcoming French singer-songwriter from Nancy, Laura Cahen, will resonate in our Art Deco listed library during the Night of Ideas. Discover the haunting and...

Charles Aznavour at the Royal Albert Hall

Following his sell-out shows here in 2013, 2014 and 2015, legendary singer-songwriter Charles Aznavour returns once more to become the oldest artist to ever headline the Royal Albert Hall. The...


CHINESE MAN RECORDS PARTY on 27 January

Following many stage-shaking live shows in the past few years, Chinese Man are coming back to do it all over again, only even better. Tireless warriors of sound, Chinese Man undoubtedly bring the beats but their live performance really does deliver with a horn section and live percussionist that gives the music a whole new dimension.


Plays/ Opera back to categories

Sacha Guitry, My daughter and I

This British Premiere, as a tribute to Sacha Guitry on the 60th anniversary of his death, celebrates his undying admiration for women and his particular talent for mixing reality and fiction. Following two sell-out shows, « Trois Ruptures/Three Splits » by Rémi De Vos (London, Beijing) and "Ionesco/Dinner at the Smiths" (London, Paris), this new production is the third collaboration between actress Edith Vernes and director Marianne Badrichani.


Programme of the French Institute back to categories

Night of Ideas - Save the date

The night on Thursday 25 January 2018 will be unlike any other! Launched by the Institut français in 2017, the Night of Ideas is a global proj the rest of the world. The Institut français du Royaume-Uni, the Scientific Department and the Cultural Department of the French Embassy have put together a thought-provoking programme of debates, performances, gigs and screenings exploring the latest ideas behind issues central to our times. All curious minds welcome to...


The France Show 2018 - London Olympia - 26 to 28 January

Kick start the New Year with a celebration of the best France has to offer! Enjoy a great French day out at the UK’s largest celebration of France. French chefs, wine tasting, authors, holiday...

A Night at the Musicals

Songs from the award winning French musical Les Misérables plus many others from the West End and Broadway song book are featured in the critically acclaimed cabaret 'A Night at the Musicals',...



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