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
17 décembre 2014 – 15 janvier 2015
Vernissage le mercredi 17 décembre de 19h à 21h
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
Charlie et Melissa's (aka The Downtown Merrylegs') Christmas Tipple
(Charlie Seymour - chant/guitare ; Melissa Cox - violon/piano/chant.)
Jeudi 18 décembre, 20h30
96, bvd Charonne, 75020 (métro Avron)
Kenna & Cox big band Christmas special!
(Chris Kenna - chant/guitare ; Melissa Cox - violon/chant ; Sal Bernardi - harmonica ; Rémi Jeannin - orgue Hammond ; Gerard McFadden - contrebasse ; Henri Le Boursicaud - batterie)
Dimanche 21 décembre, 18h
3, bvd Richard-Lenoir, 75011 (métro Bastille ou Breguet-Sabin)
Naughty Paris at the Paris Burlesque Festival
Join Naughty Paris for some holiday fun at the 6th annual Paris Burlesque Festival!
Naughty Paris will be there with Champagne corks popped to welcome attendees of the festival each evening from 7pm-11:30pm with:
* print copies of "Naughty Paris" and "Naughty New York" at a special festival (cash) price of just €20 (cover price €29) or both books for just €30. Order yours in advance to pick up at he festival here: http://bit.ly/naughtyfestival
* nightly drawings to win prizes from our Naughty Guides partners
* book signing with Naughty Paris author Heather Stimmler-Hall on December 20th 7-9pm followed by "La Nuit Fatale" closing party at La Java with live music and dancing until dawn.
The Paris Burlesque Festival takes place 7pm-11:30pm December 17-20 at the Centre Musical Barbara (1 rue de Fleury, 75018). The program of nightly shows and ticket prices (€15-€35) can be found here: http://bit.ly/1ycQo87
NOTE: You do NOT need tickets to stop by the Naughty Paris stand in the "QG" lounge bar, just to attend the shows.
In English with French subtitles
Mise en scène et adaptation de Rona Waddington
Scénographie Frédéric Bouhon
Spectacle en anglais sur titré en français
Du 10 décembre au 14 février 2014
Les mercredis, jeudis, vendredis et samedis à 21h00 (grande salle)
Relâche : mercredi 24, jeudi 25, vendredi 26, samedi 27, mercredi 31 décembre et jeudi 1er janvier
THEATRE DE NESLE
8, rue de Nesle - 75006 Paris
Métro : Odéon (ligne 4 et 10) ou Pont-neuf (ligne 7) - RER : Saint Michel
Renseignements publics et réservation : 01 46 34 61 04
Pirate Gaby and the Jazz Mates
jeudi 18 décembre
43 Avenue du Général Leclerc, 75014 Paris
M° Mouton Duvernet
The American Library in Paris
Upcoming Events and Programs
Saturday 3 January | 10h00 - 19h00
Sunday 4 January | 13h00 - 19h00
Used Book Sale
The first Used Book Sale of 2015! Come and pick up a few books at our monthly used book sale, and grab one of our Library tote bags, now in new colors.
Tuesday 6 January | 19h30
John Muller - Evenings with an Author
John Muller discusses his latest book Mark Twain in Washington D.C.: The Adventures of a Capitol Correspondent.
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
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 14 December 2014. 19h
"Transformations" : Roy Camblin; CEO, Writer, Author, Social Activist ,Artist, Circus Performer, Pilot.
How Roy Began And Succeeed At Several Careers. Lessons To Be Learned.
€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
Pate à Pain - What to Make With Bread Dough 14 Jan.
Creative Writing and Literature
Getting Published Part Il 5, 12, 19, 26 Jan.; 2 Feb.
Keep checking the Cultural Studies page for more courses in the new year.
Languages (Courses take place Sept-June. Join at anytime!)
English 2-3 False Beginners and Intermediate Mondays
French 1 Beginners Tuesdays and Fridays
French 2 False Beginners Tuesdays and Thursdays
French 3 Intermediate Tuesdays
Guided Discussion in English
Guided Discussion in French Mondays
Guided Discussion in Spanish Wednesdays
Paris Walks and Visits
Musée de la Prefecture de Police: A Unique and Intriging Museum 13 Jan.
CHATEAU DE MALMAISON: A Fasicinating Napoleonic Museum 21 Jan.
Advanced Photography: Mastering Manual Mode 13, 20, 27, 29 Jan.
Portrait Phototography Using Natural Light 10 Feb.
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
Click to donate free mammograms
The Breast Cancer Site helps fund free mammograms for women in need. All you have to do is click.
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.