English-language events in Paris
- Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2009 23:00
- Written by Heidi Ellison
Parler Paris Community Calendar
We reserve the right to edit as necessary. We cannot promise it will be run if the information is provided in French or if the format is unacceptable. Please use the following listings as your format guide.
Thank you, Adrian Leeds
Monica Bassett: Painting with the Spirit
Paintings by an American artist.
June 11 to July 10
American Church in Paris
65 quai d'Orsay, 75007 Paris
Opening hours: 10am – 12pm and 3pm – 7pm
(except during weddings)
Strictly Entertainment: Comedy, Plays, Movies, Dance, Music, Cinema
Caballeros Simpáticos @ Chair de Poule
Saturday, July 19
Chair De Poule
141 Rue St Maur, 75011 Paris, France
William Chabbey Trio
William Chabbey - Guitare
Rémi Jeannin - Orgue
Clément Brajtman - Batterie
Jeudi 3 juillet à 21h30 à Autour de midi ... et minuit
Un club authentiquement jazz, et un restaurant proposant une carte alléchante à partir des produits du marché.
William Chabbey propose un répertoire de compositions et de standards avec un trio guitare - orgue - batterie où souffle l'esprit de Wes Montgomery et Mel Rhyne.
Les musiciens de passage sont les bienvenus pour la jam session après le premier set !
11 rue Lepic, Paris 18e, M° Blanche
Tel : 01 55 79 16 48 ; http://www.autourdemidi.fr
Entrée : gratuite.
Jazz Club et Talons Aiguilles
Théâtre Le Ranelagh
5 rue des Vignes, 75016 Paris, France
Wednesday through Saturday @ 9pm
Sundays @ 5pm
et en alternance
Patrick CABON / Rémy TOULON (piano)
Fabien MARCOZ / Bruno ROUSSELET (contrebasse)
A Prairie Home Companion
The American Church in Paris is very pleased to welcome Garrison Keillor for two performances of the A Prairie Home Companion radio show.
Friday 5 September 20h00 and Saturday 6 September 16h00.
Reserve your tickets now at: acparis.org/phc.
It will be open seating in the ACP Sanctuary; doors open 30 minutes before each show. Reserve your tickets early as we expect both events to sell out quickly.
A Prairie Home Companion, now in its 40th year, is heard by 4 million listeners each week on more than 600 public radio stations in the US, and abroad on America One and the Armed Forces Networks in Europe and the Far East. More about the show at:
Mozart's The Magic Flute
in a version combining music and theatre
Information and booking:
Through July 10
Tickets from €44
Under 26 (limited availability) from €29 Groups (over 5 people) from €39
The American Library in Paris
Upcoming Events and Programs
Saturday 2 August | 10h00 - 16h00
Used Book Sale
The Library will be holding a special summer used book sale in August. Support the Library and pick up some new books for you and the bookworms in your life. Books make excellent companions on summer vacations!
Support the Library and pick up some new books for yourself and the bookworms in your life.
The American Library in Paris, 10 rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, tel. 01.53.59.12.60. M°: Ecole Militaire or Alma Marceau, or RER C at Pont de l'Alma.
Shakespeare and Company
18th July 6pm
Music with The New Thoreaus
Wednesday 23rd July – Sunday 27th July
Bard-en-Seine festival (feat. Macbeth in the park)
Thursday 31st July 6pm
37 rue de la Bûcherie
75005 Paris, France
Tel: +33 (0)1 43 25 40 93
PARLER PARIS APRES-MIDI
Every Second Tuesday of the Month (except August)
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
This is your opportunity to meet every month, often with local professionals who can answer your Working and Living in France questions. You are invited to come for drinks and share your questions and comments about what it takes to create a life here, own property and enjoy what France has to offer. It is also an opportunity to network with other Parler Paris readers.
Upstairs at La Pierre du Marais 96, rue des Archives at the corner of rue de Bretagne 75003
Paris Métro Lines 9, 3 et 11, stations Temple, République or Arts et Métiers
EXPATS SOIREES DINNERS CHEZ PATRICIA
PARIS EXPATS SOIREES DINNERS - EVERY SUNDAY. 19h00
SPECIAL FUN GUEST(S) PRESENTS IN ENGLISH AT DINNER!.
For Expats Of All Origins, French And Visitors
Sun 20 July 2014. 19h
"What Pornogrphy Does To Relationships: The Pros. The Cons. " Dr. Janet Hall, Clinical Psychologist, Hypnotherapist, Author and Professional Speaker In Melbourne, Australia. TV Personality.
€25 includes a fun dinner & dessert and free flowing wine. A fun presentation and meeting great new international people
Meet people, Make friends, Create relationships.
Mailing address upon request.
Cell: 33 (0) 6 43 79 35 18
Dinner Chez Jim Haynes
Jim’s atelier becomes a salon every night
where about 70 people from all over the world
meet, dine, drink and enjoy themselves. Telephone
on Saturday or for your invitation, directions and the door code.
Jim Haynes Atelier
83, rue de la Tombe Issoire 75014 Paris
Learning la Langue Française
Parler Parlor French-English Conversation Group
Parler Parlor meets three times a week -- come as often as you like! Your first time is free! Practice speaking French and English. Make friends, discuss interesting topics, learn about other cultures, progress in understanding and speaking, naturally and easily.
For further details, visit http://www.parlerparlor.com
L’ASSOCIATION DES FAMILLES MULTILINGUES PRESENTS
FOR BILINGUAL CHILDREN
Every Wednesday at 5pm at the Maison des Associations du 15ème, Paris.
To register call Anna on 06 18 36 13 14
Knowledge Is Power: Conferences, Workshops, Seminars and Lectures
Art of Living in France
Perfumes of CHANEL: from Revolution to Eternity; 18 Dec.
Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris : Heritage and Architecture; 9 Oct.
A Unique Opportunity to Visit the Sainte-Genevieve University Library; 16 Oct.
A Private visit of La Ruche; 6 Nov.
Hotel de Lauzun: a "must-see' mansion; 20 Nov.
Curie Museum: An Historic Site; 3 Dec.
Paris Walks - Art Nouveau in Paris; 20 Sept.
Commemorative WWI Paris Walk - Suresnes Memorial; 7 Oct.
Paris Walks - The Jewish History of Paris; 14 Oct.
Exploring Paris Through the Lens; starts 23 Sept.
Portfolio Review; 24 Sept.
Visual Storytelling: Photographing People, Places, and Things; starts 29 Sept.
Pinhole Photography; 9 Oct.
Fearless Photography (Intro Workshop); 11 Oct.
Works on Paper Canvas - Drawing, Painting and More
Introduction to Drawing: Tools, Techniques and Terminology; 16 Sept.
Plein-Air Sketching: Les Berges de la Seine; 17 Sept.
Introduction to Printmaking; 20 Sept.
Introduction to Painting: Tools, Techniques and Terminology; 23 Sept.
Water Color Sketching: The Jardin du Luxembourg; 24 Sept.
10, rue Tiphaine
75015 Paris, France
Paris Art Studies
Paris Art Studies telephone: + 33 (0) 686 58 98 09
UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP
monthly Sunday services at 2:30pm.
Temple de Pentemont
106 rue de Grenelle
Tel: 01 30 82 75 33 or www.uufp.info.
BEEN MEANING TO JOIN A CHOIR?
Amateur group seeks experienced SATB to sing
diverse repertoire (spirituals, classical,
musicals, and more). Rehearsals Mondays in the Marais, 7:45 - 10 p.m.
For more information, 06.07.38.09.75
FRUSAB: France-USA Bridge
FRUSAB, which stands for France-USA Bridge, is a
newly created non-profit organization designed to
promote a variety of cultural, educational,
social, and other exchanges between French and Americans around the world.
In addition to hosting weekly conversation group
activities in Paris, FRUSAB now offers a dynamic
user-forum where users can post and read
comments, and communicate with other users on a
variety of French-American issues!
For more information, or to register a username,
please visit: http://www.frusab.com
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Sports & Fitness
Rollerblading in Paris!
Every week, you can don your blades for two
rolling tours through the City of Light!
Friday evenings: Over 4,000 experienced skaters
take a different 25 km circuit each week. Full
details the Thursday before at
http://www.pari-roller.com or call 01.43.36.89.81
afternoons: Tour for beginners. A circuit
of approx. 20 km over 3 hours. For more
information visit http://www.rollers-coquillages.org or call 01.44.54.07.44.