English-language events in Paris
- Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2009 23:00
- Written by Heidi Ellison
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Un demi-mètre carré de liberté
Art crée en prison – tableaux de détenus de 40 pays +infos
Série d'événements culturels hebdomadaires +infos
17 OCTOBRE - 12 DÉCEMBRE 2014
American Center for the Arts
27 rue Keller, 75011 Paris
Parking 121 av. Ledru-Rollin
Métro Voltaire, Bastille, Ledru-Rollin
01 43 57 08 51
mar-sam 13h-19h – dim 16h-19h
Strictly Entertainment: Comedy, Plays, Movies, Dance, Music, Cinema
Monica & Perry
Bar La Liberté
196 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
Saturday, Oct. 25
at 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Keri Chryst (vox)
and suprise guest piano & bass!
Saturday, 1 nov
3, rue Saint Benoît, 75006
20h - minuitA Better Boy
A play by John Wilson Foster
Jeudi 6 novembre à 19h30
7€ (5€ pour étudiants et demandeurs d'emploi)
En anglais - env. 50 mn
1917. The chairman of Harland & Wolff has agreed to an interview about his nephew and chief designer of RMS Titanic. This dramatic monologue conveys a "vivid sense of the passion and conviction that drove William J. Pirrie, Thomas Andrews and their colleagues to build so many ships of the scale and ambition of the Titanic" (Tony Macaulay, Culture Northern Ireland).
Centre Culturel Irlandais
5 rue des Irlandais, 75005 Paris
T: 01 58 52 10 30
CONTACT - RESERVATIONS
Dinner & drinks in the coziest classiest jazz club in Saint Germain des Près!
No cover if dining / 10€ cover if drinks only
IMPORTANT Réservations necessary - the place fills up FAST on a Saturday night! 01 42 86 99 63
SWEET SYSTEM in Jazz Club et Talons Aiguilles
Thurs-Fri, 19h - 20h30
Théatre Le Ranelagh
5, rue des Vignes 75016
Réservations : 01 42 88 64 44
The American Library in Paris
Upcoming Events and Programs
Saturday 25 October
The Annual Library Halloween Extravaganza
Join us for our Annual Halloween event! Enjoy events for all ages throughout the day. This year also marks the return of the Haunted Library. For a full schedule of the program and to reserve a Haunted Library tour, please check our website.
Sunday 26 October | 15h00
Jessica Levine - Novel-writing workshop
Wednesday 29 October | 19h30
Emmanuel Carrère - Evenings with an Author
French writer Emmanuel Carrère discusses Limonov, his latest book to be translated into English.
Tuesday 4 November | 19h30
Celso Gonzalez-Falla - Evenings with an Author
Cuban-born writer Celso Gonzalez-Falla presents his first novel, My Lost Cuba, which recalls the Cuba of his youth in the 1950s.
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.
presente la lecture d'une piece de
Que signifient XX, XY au fond ? Qu'est-ce qui separe les seXes ? Ou entre ce fameux Y - seulement pour signifier sexY ? Qui sont les Z-s ? Pourquoi XY veut-il y pretendre comme une "montee en grade" ? Un dialogue male / femelle qui n'arrete pas d'etre interrompu par les idioties intermittentes de cette fin d'alphabet qui peuvent surgir subitement dans un theatre...
HELENA DUBIEL et MARC DURET
le dimanche, 26 octobre 2014 a 19h30
Carr's Pub & Restaurant
1 rue du Mont Thabor, 75001 Paris
Métro : Tuileries
Shakespeare and Company
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!.
SUNDAY 26 OCTOBER 2014 AT 19h00
Special Guest is Earl Ferguson an expert gymnastics and motion fitness educator for more than 50 years and a Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner.
For Expats Of All Origins, French And Visitors
€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
Healthy Spices Demo & Tasting at Le Cordon Bleu's Paris Cooking School: 16 Oct.
The Magic of Morey: Red and White Burgandies: 17 Oct.
Masks, Magic, and the Best of Everyday Wines: 31 Oct.
Roti de Boeuf aux herbes de Provence en Croûte & Baked Pears: 12 Nov.
Mesmerized by Meursault: 14 Nov.
Creative Writing and Literature
Flash Fiction: 10, 17 Nov.; 1, 8, 15 Dec.
Getting Published Part Il: 5, 12, 19, 26 Jan.; 2 Feb.
The Place of Impressionism in Art History: 22 Oct.
The Exchanges and Influences Between French and American Diplomats, Intellectuals and Militaries: 23 Oct.
Photo-Based Contemporary Art: 30 Oct.
When Art Betrays Heart: Contemporary Artists Confronting Family in Their Work: 6 Nov.
Hemingway and the French Literary Tradition: 19 Nov.
Paris Walks and Visits
A Unique Opportunity to Visit the Sainte-Genevieve Uuniversity Library: 16 Oct.
Private Visit of La Ruche: 6 Nov.
Hotel de Lauzen: a "must see" mansion: 20 Nov.
Toussaint Holiday Special: Introduction to Printmaking: 18 Oct.
Advanced Photography: Mastering Manual Mode: 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov.
Painting Studio: 4, 18, 25 Nov.
Introduction to Copperplate Caligraphy: 4, 18, 25 Nov; 2 Dec.
Perspective Drawing: 21, 28 Nov; 5, 12 Dec.
10, rue Tiphaine
75015 Paris, France
Paris Art Studies
Our history of the portrait series continues with:
Thursday 23 October – Sonia Delaunay (time and date to be confirmed)
Visit to the retrospective exhibition at the Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris
In November and December we will be covering the following exhibitions :
Monet - Impression Sunrise at the Musée Marmottan
Paul Durand-Ruel, the Impressionist Art Dealer at the musée du Luxembourg
Seen on the Front : Representing the Great War at the Musée de l'Armée at the Invalides
Jeff Koons at the Centre Pompidou
All the information is also on our website :parisartstudies.com
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.