Paris Update Events 25.01.17

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).

Women onstage – shocking!
> The International Players present Playhouse Creatures, a comedy (in English) about the first women allowed to perform on the English stage in 1670, after the Restoration. Maison des Associations, Saint Germain en Laye, Jan. 27-29.

Winter dancing
> The Faits d’Hiver festival presents seven new dance performances. Various venues, Paris and suburbs, through Feb. 9.

French film with English subtitles
> Lost in Frenchlation shows Lisa Azuelos’s Dalida. Le Brady, Paris, Feb. 2.

World music
> The Festival Au Fil des Voix presents concerts by musicians from Africa, the Middle East and Europe. Alhambra & Studio de l’Hermitage, Paris, until Feb. 1.

Indian film scene

> The festival India Express takes a tour of new and classic films focusing on the subcontinent’s major cities. Forum des Images, Paris, through Feb. 26.

Tribute to the graphic arts
> The Graphic Design Festival sponsors various events, including exhibitions and sports graphics on street furniture. Various locations, Paris, through Feb. 22.

Behind closed doors
> Book now to visit places in Paris that are normally closed during Paris Face Cachée, including a lab trying to find cures for genetic diseases, located in a glass building with a panoramic roof terrace. Various venues, Paris and suburbs, Jan. 27-29.

> Paris Cocktail Week offers master classes, special restaurant menus with cocktail/food pairings and other festivities. Various venues, Paris, through Jan. 28.

Young European photographers
> The Festival Circulation(s) features emerging photographers. Centquatre, Paris, through March 5.

Free subtitled French films
> My French Film Festival offers frees streaming of French movies. Through Feb. 13.

Frank Capra Retrospective
> The great American director in the spotlight. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 27.

Chinese New Wave
> Nouvelles Voix du Cinéma Chinois screens films by a new generation of directors beginning around the turn of the 21st-century. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 20.

Winter sales
> Retail sales all over France: through Feb. 21.

Ice-Skating Rinks
> Where to ice skate in Paris, including the Eiffel Tower and the Grand Palais.


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