Shoot the Book: the literary adaptation to the cinema
Lecture - Cinema

Shoot the Book: the literary adaptation to the cinema

September 14
6:30 pm
Alliance française de Toronto invites you on Monday, September 14, 6:30 pm to a special event about books adapted into a movie with Isabelle Fauvel, from Initiative Film.
Construction / Deconstruction, the suspended present
Exhibition

Construction / Deconstruction, the suspended present

October 14
6:30 pm
Alliance française de Toronto welcomes the artists Philippe Pallafray and Anne-Yvonne Jouan from Wednesday, October 14 to exhibit their works in the Pierre Léon Gallery. Opening reception on October 14, at 6:30 pm, free entrance.
The Lesson
Theatre

The lesson

October 16
8:00 pm
The company Caravague and André Nerman are proud to invite you to "The Lesson", a play by Eugène Ionesco on Friday, October 16 in the Spadina Theater with André Nerman in the role of the teacher, Anna Jahjah for the student and Solene Rabas who will play the role of the help.
May 68, from yesterday to today: bounces and sets of echos
Lecture

May 68, from yesterday to today: bounces and sets of echos

October 28
7:00 pm
The events of May 1968 have never stopped arousing echos in the French debate. But these sets and memory re-sets varied in time, in content as in amplitude. Alliance française de Toronto and professor Jean-François Sirinelli suggest you to talk about this period, its memories and its influences. On Wednesday, October 28, at 7 pm in the Spadina Theatre.
Global Warming Futures, Local Impacts
Lecture

Global Warming Futures, Local Impacts

November 25
7:00 pm
Alliance française de Toronto is pleased to welcome Professor Richard Peltier, director of the Center for Global Change Science on Wednesday, November 25 at 7 pm.
Alexandre Grothendieck: the passion of the absolute
Lecture

Alexandre Grothendieck: the passion of the absolute

December 9
7:00 pm
On Wednesday, December 9, Leila Schneps invites you at Alliance française for a lecture dedicated to the greatest mathematician of the 20th century: Alexandre Grothendieck. At 7 pm, in the Spadina Theatre. Free entrance.
1816: summer without sun - Lessons for today
Lecture - History

1816: summer without sun - Postponed to March, 15

January 27
7:00 pm
On Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Danièle Caloz and the Société d’Histoire de Toronto invite you at the Alliance française for a lecture dedicated to the summer which follows the volcanic eruption of the Mount Tambora.
Nicéphore Niépce and the Invention of Photography
Lecture

Nicéphore Niépce and the Invention of Photography

February 2
7:00 pm
L’Alliance française de Toronto vous invite à la conférence du professeur Thierry Gervais, consacrée à l’un des inventeurs de la photographie : Nicéphore Niépce. Le mardi 2 février, à 19h dans le théâtre de l’Alliance.
Sound Waves, inspired by the French Touch
Dance

Sound Waves, inspired by the French Touch

February 20
8:00 pm
On Saturday, February 20, SMASH Entertainment invites you at Alliance française de Toronto for a special dance performance inspired by the French Touch, a style of house music originally produced by French artists, in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
Toronto:
Lecture - History

Toronto: "generic city" in search of identity

February 24
7:00 pm
Mercredi 24 février, Salomé Viguier et la Société d’Histoire de Toronto vous invitent à l’Alliance française pour une conférence consacrée à l’identité de la ville de Toronto, à travers toutes ses évolutions.
1816: summer without sun - Lessons for today
Lecture - History

1816: summer without sun - Lessons for today

March 15
7:00 pm
On Tuesday, March, 2016, Danièle Caloz and the Société d’Histoire de Toronto invite you at the Alliance française for a lecture dedicated to the summer which follows the volcanic eruption of the Mount Tambora.
Le Corbusier and the Dynamics of Space, Colour and Design: Art and the Rehabilitation of the Unité d’Habitation
Lecture - Architecture

Le Corbusier and the Dynamics of Space, Colour and Design: Art and the Rehabilitation of the Unité d’Habitation

March 16
7:00 pm
Alliance française de Toronto invites you to the lecture of Professor Derek Knight, dedicated to Le Corbusier’s work. On Wednesday, March 16, at 7 pm in the Spadina Theatre. Free entrance.
Bach in progress
Concert - Classical music

Bach in progress

March 30
8:00 pm
On Wednesday, March 30, the Alliance Française de Toronto is pleased to receive the multiple awardes harpsichord player Jean Rondeau. "Revelation Instrumental Soloist of the Year" at the Victoires classical music in 2015, he will give a concert dedicated to the work of Johann Sebastian Bach at 7 pm in the Spadina Theater.
Classic makes its cinema
Concert - Classical music

Classic makes its cinema

April 8
8:00 pm
On Friday, April 8, Alliance française de Toronto is proud to present you the Belgian pianist Olivier de Spiegeleir for a dive in the best soundtracks of the cinema.
Meeting with Tanguy Viel

Meeting with Tanguy Viel

April 14
5:00 pm
French novelist Tanguy Viel will be in Toronto for a public talk at the Alliance Française de Toronto on April 14th and the guest of honour at the annual student conference hosted by the University of Toronto’s Société des études supérieures du Département d’Études françaises (SESDEF).
Bloor St. Culture Corridor: The Architecture of a Toronto Arts District

Bloor St. Culture Corridor: The Architecture of a Toronto Arts District

April 15
6:00 pm
The Bloor St. Culture Corridor kicks off its second anniversary celebrations with a round-table panel discussion exploring one of the most diverse and important cultural destinations in Toronto.
CONTACT
Exhibition

CONTACT

May 4
6:30 pm
Alliance française de Toronto is pleased to present a selection of works by one of Ryerson School of Image Arts’ student in the Pierre Léon Gallery. Opening reception on Wednesday, May 4, at 6:30 pm, free entrance.
Histoire de l'aviation commerciale française : du début du 20ème siècle à nos jours
Lecture - History

History of the French commercial aviation: from the beginning of the 20th century to our days

May 18
7:00 pm
On Wednesday, May 18, Gilbert Dekoker and Alliance française de Toronto invite you to a lecture dedicated on French commercial aviation.
History of the medicine in Canada
Lecture - History

History of medicine in Canada

May 25
7:00 pm
On Wednesday, May 25, Catherine Frelin and the Société d’Histoire de Toronto invite you at the Alliance française for a lecture dedicated to the long run history of the medicine in Canada and the new challenges which announce.