Paris Update Events 16.11.16

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

For full details about an event, click on the title to visit the official Web site (in English when available).

À bas le Donald
> A demonstration organized by Paris Against Trump. Place Joffre, Paris, Nov. 19, 1pm-4pm.

Making sense of the U.S. elections
> Democrats Abroad France sponsors a discussion, “Analyzing the American Election Results,” led by journalists and professors. American University Paris, Nov. 18, 6pm.

Open studios in Montmartre
> Artists open their studios to the public for Portes Ouvertes d’Anvers Aux Abbesses. Various locations in Montmartre, Paris, Nov. 18-20.

Open studios in Auteuil
> Portes Ouvertes à L’Art takes visits into artists’ studios in the chic 16th arrondissement. Guided tours available. Various locations, Paris, Nov. 18-20.

For mystery fans
> Paris Polar: Films, concerts and readings by authors from around the world at this detective fiction festival. La Mairie du 13e arrondissement, Paris, Nov. 18-20.

Noise in the library
> Festival Monte le Son: This year’s festival in Paris libraries focuses on folk music. Various venues, Paris, through Nov. 26.

Focus on photos in Saint Germain
> Festival Photo Saint Germain: Special photo shows in Left Bank galleries, museums, cultural centers and bookshops. Various locations, Paris, through Nov. 20.

African music and film
> Africolor cultural festival. Various locations in Paris suburbs, through Dec. 24.

Master of Indian cinema
Festival Satyajit Ray. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Dec. 14.

> Festival Cas d’Écoles: films about school, from Goodbye, Mister Chips to Les 400 Coups. Forum des Images, Paris, through Nov. 18. 

Stage works in progress
> Festival Fragments: Emerging performers show their unfinished theater and dance pieces. Various locations, Paris and suburbs, through Nov. 24.

Cultures of the world onstage
> Music, dance, theater and ritual performances from around the world at the Festival de l’Imaginaire. Various locations, Paris, through Dec. 20.

Contemporary arts festival
> The Festival d’Automne presents leading talents in art, dance, film, theater and more from around the world. Various venues, Paris, through Dec. 31.

Music & more in park bandstands
> Kiosques en Fête brings life to the bandstands in Paris’s parks with concerts, writing workshops, club meetings and even a square dance. Various locations, Paris, through Dec. 31.


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