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Friday: 9.30am - 6pm
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Autumn Terms starting soon!
Free placement test every Mon,
Tue & Wed between 5 & 7pm

 
Autumn Courses   Reading & Live Music   Special Event
   
Autumn Term for Adults
Teens, Children & Toddlers
  "Sentez-vous livres"
with Alcaz
  Culture Night 2018 at the Alliance Française

Adults: 8-week term from 24 Sept.
   
Minors: 15-week term from 17 Sept.
   

A new Academic Year with a new timetable!
Children & Teenagers classes are now fully aligned with the Irish School calendar (same dates and same holiday breaks) starting earlier from 17 September!

Adults classes will begin as usual from 24 September with free placement tests from 3 September every Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday between 5pm & 7pm. Assessments are free of charge and no appointment is required. You don't need an assessment if you are a complete beginner or if you are already a student, you can enrol directly online.

 
 

Thursday 20 September – 6pm
Admission free

Literature and music lovers are invited to an intimate evening of reading and live performance. Come along with your favourite book, pop your name into a hat, sit comfortably and enjoy...

The French folk/pop duo Alcaz will read passages selected by the audience and illustrate them with songs from their huge repertoire.

Audience participation is encouraged and If you wish, you can read your text yourself and share what it means to you.
The band will also play a festive set at Culture Night the following day.

 
 
Friday 21 September from 6pm Admission free

From 6pm to 8pm: Multimedia Treasure Hunt at The French Library! Lok around the library to find the treasure! Goodies to be won for the finishers, and a special Premium Membership for winner of the raffle! The hunt will be in English with a hint of French, and is suitable for non-speakers.
From 8pm to 10pm: Now a highlight of Culture Night our festive live concert will this year give the floor to the French folk/pop duo Alcaz from Marseilles.
Throughout the evening: Our restaurant La Cocotte will be open throughout the evening to mark at the same time the Fête de la Gastronomie and to give you the opportunity to taste some delicious French food!

 
         
Choir   Special Event   Screening / Competition
   
Join the Alliance Française Dublin's Choir!   Culture Night 2018 at the Alliance Française   IFI French Film Club:
Faces Places
Every Wednesday 12.45pm-2pm from 26 September
€40 for a full 8-week term / €5 per session

The Choir of the Alliance Francaise Dublin is looking for new members! This year the Choir is celebrating its 10th anniversary and you are cordially invited to join its ranks!

Each year participants work under the direction of professional teacher Lucie O'Flynn towards a Christmas Concert held in early December and a Summer Concert held in May.

The workshop is open to everyone, student or not, no matter their level, French speakers and non-speakers alike.

 
 
Friday 21 September from 6pm Admission free

From 6pm to 8pm: Multimedia Treasure Hunt at The French Library! Lok around the library to find the treasure! Goodies to be won for the finishers, and a special Premium Membership for winner of the raffle! The hunt will be in English with a hint of French, and is suitable for non-speakers.
From 8pm to 10pm: Now a highlight of Culture Night our festive live concert will this year give the floor to the French folk/pop duo Alcaz from Marseilles.
Throughout the evening: Our restaurant La Cocotte will be open throughout the evening to mark at the same time the Fête de la Gastronomie and to give you the opportunity to taste some delicious French food!

 
 

Tuesday 25 September – 6.30pm
€9.50 / €7.50 AF & IFI Members

The indefatigable Agnès Varda, octogenarian and treasure of world cinema, teams up with the mysterious street artist JR in the delightful Faces Places, an Oscar-nominated docu-travelogue that sees the irresistibly incongruent duo embark on a quest to honour the faces and places of rural France.
The screening is part of an exciting Agnès Varda Season celebrating the multi-faceted works of the pre-eminent filmmaker who recently won the  Honorary Academy Award.
As always, Alliance Française Members get a 20% discount and free tickets on our Twitter!

Irish Film Institute, 6 Eustace Street, Dublin 2

 
         
Screening / Competition   Cinéclub / Competition   Privacy
   
An evening with Paul Lynch
Les Voyages Littéraires
  Cinéclub:
La Grande Vadrouille
  Ne me quitte pas !
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Wednesday 26 September – 6.30pm
Admission free

With his latest novel Grace soon to be published in French, the Alliance Française is proud to host a bilingual event with Irish writer Paul Lynch.

Specialised in linking travel to literature, the French association Le Voyage Littéraire will take this opportunity to chair a literary conversation with one of the finest talents among the new generation of Irish writers, whose novels take a uniquely fresh look at Irish History.

Paul Lynch will be interviewed by Séverine Gillet, Director of the association Le Voyage Littéraire.

 
 

Thursday  27 September – 7.40pm
€5 with a free glass of wine / Free for Premium Members  

Join us every month for a subtitled screening of one of the most popular box-office hits in French cinema history, preceded by an informal presentation with a free glass of wine!
This month, (re)discover a restored version of the 1966 French classic comedy film La Grande Vadrouille starring the legendary duo Bourvil / Louis de Funès under the direction of  Gérard Oury for the second time after the smash success of Le Corniaud. La Grande Vadrouille was the most successful French film in France for over 40 years, topping the box office with over 17million cinema admissions. The Cinéclub is free for AF Premium Members. Win tickets on our Twitter!

 
 
Changes in the Alliance Française Privacy & Subscription Policies

To be fully compliant with the new requirements of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation enforced in Europe since May 25th) we had to gather all our subscribers' consent. We're rebuilding our emailing-list and be eternally grateful if you would opt-in again – or subscribe for the first time – by clicking here:

As a Registered Irish Charity promoting education and culture, all emails we send out are informational and have no commercial purpose.

 
         

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