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05-13-2023 8:00 pm
Spadina Theatre $CA25.00

Event Description

World music 

ILAM believes that music is universal and that it transcends languages. He sings in

Wolof, Peulh, French and English. Born in Dakar, Senegal, ILAM draws from his Fula roots to propose a musical style inspired by Sahel blues and afropop, with accents of reggae, jazz and soul. Last album Néné, best world music album at ADISQ and

GAMIQ. On April 17, 2020, ILAM released a new album on the GSI Musique label entitled NÉNÉ, which means «mother». This second album Néné was named Best Album of the Year in the World Music category at the ADISQ in 2020, and was awarded Best Album of the Year in the World Music category at the GAMIQ Gala the same

Year. Realised by Assane Seck, son of the famous Zale Seck, the album Néné (maman) features exceptional collaborators, including the legendary Baaba Maal and the afropop band Meta and The Cornerstones, originally from Senegal, as well as Yann Perreau and André Vanderbiest (Les Colocs).



  • Buy/Book your tickets/RSVP online. No box office on-site!
  • Doors will open only 20 minutes before the event.
  • Doors will be closed 10 minutes after the beginning of the event.
  • Don't bring food and beverages.
  • Enjoy the event!
  • Entrance and exit on Lowther Avenue (Theatre door).

Merci and see you soon! 




Event Information

Event Date 05-13-2023 8:00 pm
Individual Price Coming soon!
Location Spadina Theatre
Categories Concerts

Venue Information - Spadina Theatre

Created by Hariri Pontarini Architects, the theatre of Alliance française de Toronto is a brand new Venue in the heart of the Annex. This 147-seat auditorium with red and comfortable seats made in Canadian wood opened during spring 2014 and has already hosted more than 200 events. Intimate music performances, movies screenings but also Lectures and great meeting with artists take place in this lovely space.

Entrance on Lowther Avenue. Doors open 30mn prior each event.

Find out about the events presented in the Spadina Theatre.

You can also rent the Venue: more information on SPACE RENTAL

Coat check

A Coat Check space, located in the basement of the Spadina Theatre, is available at no charge for every event. Alliance française is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Wheelchair access

A number of seats have been specifically set aside for people in wheelchairs or with disabilities and are available upon request. Please inform the ticket seller of your needs when you purchase tickets. Washrooms are accessible.

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North York