Special Events


Centennial Hall - with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra - 23 and 24 February 2018 - 8pm
Saint-Claude Church - solo - 25 February 2018 - 4pm

Invited by the WSO, conductor Yaron Traub, Music Director of the Orquesta de Valencia, directs a tour of Spain with french guitar virtuoso Gaëlle Solal. Gypsy castanets, flamenco guitar, jota dance, Iberian sunshine… an antidote to February’s fury. Manuel de Falla was the soul of Spanish music for half a century. On Sunday afternoon, Gaëlle will head for Manitba's countryside and play a recital in the church of Francophone village Saint-Claude.


Burton Cummins Theatre - 7:30pm - November 12
One of France's biggest comedy stars, Gad Elmaleh, is coming to Winnipeg with his new show Oh My Gad. Gad Elmaleh is arguably the biggest and most loved comedic star in France. Often referred to as the Seinfeld of France, Gad made history when he was the first to sell out the prestigious Olympia in Paris for 7 consecutive weeks. In North America, Gad has made guest appearances on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Comedy Central's The Daily Show and was featured on Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. All performances are in English.

Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

Winnipeg Cinematheque - March 2018
The Alliance Française French Film Festival is back for its fourth edition! Organized by Alliance Française du Manitoba and Winnipeg Cinematheque as a part of the 23rd edition of the French Language and Francophonie week, the Alliance Française French Film Festival is an invitation to discover films from different times and places and experience the sophisticated, vibrant and daring films from France. All films are shown at Winnipeg Cinematheque and come with English subtitles.

Sugar Sammy at the Burton Cummins

Sugar Sammy at the Burton Cummins

Burton Cummins Theatre - 7pm - October 21 2017
We have tickets to offer to our students and members for the Just For Laughs Comedy Tour, featuring Canadian bilingual comedian Sammy Sugar in Winnipeg on October 21st at 7PM! Don't miss this hilarious show; try to win one of the two pairs of tickets we are giving away! Only for our students and members ! Send a message to culture@afmanitoba.ca  May the luckiest win! Contest deadline: October 16!


Festival Cinémental 2017 - "120 Beats Per Minutes"
Movie Screening with English Subtitles - 5pm - October 22nd - Silver City Saint-Votal

We are proudly co-presenting "120 Beats Minutes" by director Robin Campillo, the movie that will represent France at the Academy Award Ceremeony in 2018.


ANNULEE
Du 30 octobre au 1er novembre à Winnipeg, Saint-Boniface et Saint-Claude

En partenariat avec l’Université du Manitoba et du Centre d’études franco-canadiennes de l’Ouest, l'Alliance Française du Manitoba est fière d’organiser une magnifique tournée qui vise à mettre en valeur la vitalité de la francophonie manitobaine, et en particulier sa littérature, présente et passée.


From October 30 to November 1st in Winnipeg, Saint-Boniface and Saint Claude
In partnership with the University of Manitoba and Centre d’études franco-canadiennes de l’Ouest, lthe Alliance Française du Manitoba is proud to oganize Frederique Bruyas's tour in Manitoba. The French artist will read texts from Franco-Manitoban authors from now and yesterday.


Friday, July 14 - 5-11pm @ Jardin des sculptures, 219 Provencher Blvd.- Free
This year again, the French community and the Alliance Française du Manitoba invite Winnipeggers to celebrate Bastille Day, in a demonstration of French joie de vivre. Blues, Blanc, Rouge is a free outdoor event with music by Suzanne Kennelly, artisanal cheese, waffles and wine tastings, and more! 


May 15 - June 15 with Alliance Française du Manitoba and Fondation Alliance Française
Amateur or semi-professional photographer, her comes an exciting opportunity to share your talents! Participate to Fondation Alliance Française photo contest on the theme of "Fashion and Dress Codes". Send two photographs to culture@afmanitoba.ca before June 15 to enter the local contest here in Manitoba and get a chance to win an Alliance Française du Manitoba annual membership. Te winner will also get to enter the international contest and get a chance to win a trip to Paris! To discover how to participate, click here: 


Friday, June 23 at 7pm @ Alliance Française du Manitoba - Free
To celebrate Fête de la Musique, the Alliance Française du Manitoba presents the concert of À La Mode! Their synth pop music will help us welcome summer with a friendly crowd! Join us in our space for a concert full of emotion and excentric humour, in a cosy atmosphere! With the support of Le 100 Nons and UMFM.


March 22 - March 25, 2017 @ Winnipeg Cinematheque
Alliance Française French Film Festival is back for its third edition with a brand new theme: L'amour et la Violence! Organized by Alliance Française du Manitoba and Winnipeg Cinematheque as a part of the 22nd edition of the French Language and Francophonie week, the Alliance Française French Film Festival is an invitation to discover films from different times and places and experience the sophisticated, vibrant and daring films from France. All films are shown at Winnipeg Cinematheque and come with English subtitles.
This year again, Winnipeg director, producer and DJ Damien Ferland was the guest programmer.
With the support of INSTITUT FRANÇAIS, Cinémental, On Screen Manitoba, Culture Card and Winnipeg Film Group.