Cultural Agenda

Discover our events right now!

Whether it’s online or on stage, we have something for everyone: debates, contests, concerts, cinema, plays, shows for the little and the big ones…

All events depends on collaboration with artists and the Alliance française network.

Janvier / January
。Green Month
。L’Alliance fait son cinéma / The alliance makes its cinema
Février / February
。Chandeleur – soirée crêpe / Candlemas – pancake night
。Carnaval / Carnival
Mars / March
。Mois de la Francophonie / Month of the Francophonie
。Rencontre avec les écoles / Meeting with the schools
Avril / April
。Pâques / Easter
。L’Alliance fait son cinema / The Alliance makes its cinema
。Marché du Goût / Food Fair
Mai / May
。Collaboration avec le European Film Festival / Collaboration with the European Film Festival

Juin / June

。Fête de la musique / International Music Day 

Juillet / July

SUMMER CAMP

。14 juillet Fête Nationale / Bastille Day

。 Conférence « Mapping the Madras »

Août / August

SUMMER CAMP

Septembre / September

。Rentrée / Back to school

Discutons Littérature / Let’s discuss literature

Octobre / October

。Mois du Kreyol / Kreyol Month
 See below all our activities for the Kreyol Month.

Novembre / November

。Journée Internationale du prof du français / International French Teacher’s Day

。 Beaujolais Nouveau

Décembre / December

。Marché de Noel / Christmas Market

Coming Soon ! 

🔸28th November : Zoom Information Session on Teaching Assistant Programme in France
。7pm on Zoom

ZOOM LINK https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83144681843

🔸29th November : Discutons Littérature – Simone Schwarz-Bart, Pluie et vent sur Télumée Miracle / The bridge Beyond
。 6pm Alliance Française with Enya Lainé

ABSTRACT LINK : https://bit.ly/3RREtHA
📍 17 Alcazar Street, St Clair

【 DECEMBER AGENDA 】

🔹3rd December : Alliance Française Christmas Market !
。4pm – 9pm at the Alliance Française
📍17 Alcazar Street, St Clair

🔹 5th-10th December : DELF SESSION
📍 17 Alcazar Street, St Clair

Cultural Events 

Discutons Littérature

🔸Your monthly rendez-vous is back ! The perfect opportunity to discover more about the francophone literature.

🔸We have chosen to organize our next session around Guadeloupean literature by honoring the writer Simone Schwarz-Bart and her book « The bridge of Beyond ».

See you soon !

(clic on the link bellow to discover the abstract)

Journée Internationale du Professeur de Français 

Nous souhaitons à tous.tes les professeur.e.s de français à travers le monde une excellente journée du professeur de français.

Aujourd’hui se tient la quatrième édition de la Journée internationale des professeurs de français. Le thème de cette année est « Le professeur de français, créateur d’avenir ».

Pour célébrer cette journée nous avons avec Alliance Française de Sainte-Lucie organisé cette journée autour du bien-être et de la santé mentale en salle de classe mais aussi sur les thématiques de l’environnement et des technologies à l’école tout en passant par la parole au cœur des échanges et témoignages.

Demain s’écrit parce que des enseignants ouvrent des portes et donnent espoir.

Beaujolais Nouveau 

We were pleased to celebrate the return of the Beaujolais Nouveau at The French Residency on Friday 18th of November 2022.
The atmosphere was friendly and warm. Thank you again and see you very soon at a new event !

Click on the button to watch the highlights of this event !

Beaujolais Nouveau

Kreyol Month 

Each year on October at the Alliance française of Trinidad & Tobago  we celebrate the Kreyol ! Discover the activities we offer this month.

Click on the button to watch the highlights of the conference : French Creole is Alive – Safeguarding our pan-caribbean !

Discutons Littérature

Perfect event for avid readers! Join us around the book Amkoullel, the Fula Boy by Amadou Hampâté Bâ.

The abstract for the discussion is available in French and English.

🔸 Thursday, September  29th | 6pm – Alliance Française. (clic on the link bellow to discover the abstract) 

Conference Mapping the Madras

The Alliances Françaises of Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago and the Barbados Museum & Historical Society are pleased to support the Conference « Mapping the Madras »

This « Mapping the Madras » online event is a discussion about both traditional and contemporary considerations of the « Madras » fabric, which factors heavily in the history of trade, race and identity in the Caribbean. While the fabric has been associated with traditions of female African-Caribbean dress in many parts of the region, this Webinar will hear from two men who work within the ambit of history and design.

If you missed the conference find the entire exchange on our youtube channel

Fête de la Musique 2022

The AF Team invites you to join to celebrate La Fête de la Musique in its garden on the 21st of June from 4pm to 9pm

Launched in 1982 by the Ministry of Culture with the aim of bringing music to the streets. Free and open to all musicians, amateurs and professionals, the Fête de la Musique is aimed at all audiences and highlights all musical genres.

European Film Festival 2022

The European Film Festival (EFF) began in 1996. It showcases films from the European Union (EU), and is organized by the EU Member States with diplomatic missions in Trinidad and Tobago — France, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain — and the EU Delegation.

For 2022 most of our films will be streamed online and you can enjoy movies for free and on demand from May 1st for one month.

No ticket reservations necessary!

Food Fair 2022

The month of April ended in style with the first edition of our Food Fair! It was a wonderful opportunity to discover and showcase local and healthy food !

Francophonie 2022

 The month of March is dedicated to the Francophonie, here are the words of his Excellency Didier Chabert Ambassador of France in Trinidad and Tobago on the Francophonie and its role.

La Semaine de la Francophonie

On the occasion of the Mois de la Francophonie, the Alliance Française de Trinité – et Tobago invites you to discover the diversity and richness of the French language through a fun activity. To mark this meeting, the Alliance Française de Trinité – et – Tobago has created a workshop which aims to encourage learners to express themselves and discover the French language in a different way. This workshop took place online and face-to-face at Holy Name Covent 180. 180 students were able to participate in this workshop.

On the occasion of the Francophonie week, the Fondation des Alliances Françaises wrote an article compiling all the actions of the Alliances Françaises around the world.

Green Month 2022

Green Month 2022 : The purpose of this project is to initiate the Alliance Française de Trinité et Tobago to raise environmental awareness among its members. A change in the environmental culture of Trinidad and Tobago is important to address the urgent global crises of climate change and environmental pollution. As an institution, the Alliance aims to reduce its environmental impact and promote action for climate protection. We have a cultural program for each month, so we want to add an environmental month in January during which we will talk about environmental issues on our networks and organize events.

Hackaton

Hackaton : Gender inequalities. Congratulations to the team of Trinidad for the « Coup de coeur du jury ».

Christmas Market 2021

On the occasion of the end of year celebrations, the team of the Alliance Française of Trinidad and Tobago organized a Christmas market. It was the occassiom to meet and share the Christmas spirit !

1951 – 2021 70th Anniversary 

This year, in 2021, the Alliance française of Trinidad & Tobago was celebrating its 70th anniversary. To end this anniversary, we have prepared a video for you. Thank you to the people who answered our questions.
Happy Anniversary to our beautiful Alliance Française !

Journée du Professeur de Français 2021

As every year, this day will promote the profession of French teacher through events and activities aimed at creating solidarity and bonding. During this day, teachers will be able to meet, discuss and share their practices and experiences.

To learn more about our dear French teachers, visit our instagram to discover them by clicking on the button below !

Patois Month 

Each year on October at the Alliance française of Trinidad & Tobago  we celebrate the Patois ! Through activities such as Patois classes and stroytelling the Alliance Française makes discover the richness of the Patois !

To honor Trinidad and Tobago Patois, the Alliance Française is pleased to share with you some tales.

The first tale is : Pwan Ti Ban la 2013 Sizé Trinidad Patois Story read by Nnamdi Hodge.

To discover more about the Patois, visit our Youtube channel !

Summer 2021 

The Alliance Française of Trinidad and Tobago hopes you enjoyed the summer of 2021 with Camille, Hannah, Eleonore and Hilary.
Discover  France and the French Indies with our Summer Serie !

To continue following the serie Camille in Paris clic on the button !

Camille in Paris

 Eleonor in the Limousin

To continue following the serie Eleonor in the Limousin clic on the button !

H&H in the French Indies 

 To continue following the serie H&H in the French Indies, clic on the button to discover more videos !

 Fête de la Musique 2021 

 We hope you enjoyed “La fête de la musique 2021” with Alliance Française. Thanks to our talented artists : Annalie Prime, Fred Deshayes, Methi’s.

 

 

If you want to watch their wonderful performance again and again, just click on the videos.
Enjoy !