Wednesday, March 3, 2010 (6)

Mar 3, 2010
January 16, 2010
  • Haiti Cultural Exchange Presents Krik: Krak! Storytelling & Songs

  • Jan 16, 2010 at 6:00am to Mar 6, 2010 at 7:00am
  • Location: Nairobi's Knapsack
  • Description: KRIK: KRAK! STORYTELLING & SONGSFor Children ages 2 to 5Saturdays from 11 am to 12 pmChildren will discover stories about Haiti, its history and culture, learn traditional Haitian songs, and have fun!Starting January 16, 2010Class will meet weekly for a period of 8 consecutive weeks atNAIROBI’S KNAPSACK744 FRANKLIN AVENUE (BETWEEN STERLING & ST. JOHN’S PL.)Directions: 2,3,4,5 to Franklin AvenueTo register please send an email to$40.00 donation/child for 8-week session
  • Created by: Rachel - Haiti Cultural Exchange
January 28, 2010
  • French Fairytale Acting Classes for Kids at Galli Theater

  • Jan 28, 2010 at 11:00am to Mar 25, 2010 at 3:00pm
  • Location: Midtown Manhattan
  • Description: Galli Fairytale Theater, a non profit theater for children, announces NEW Fairytale Acting classes in French, Spring 2010.Thursdays, 4.30-6pm (ages 5-7)Kids practice to speak French through role play, character work and the development of a fairytale play. At the end we are presenting a show!Thurs Jan 28 - Thurs Mar 25 (9 classes)Please contact us at $270.- ($220 for siblings)I
  • Created by: Simon Fuetterer
February 26, 2010
  • The Animauters: 50 Years of French Animation

  • Feb 26, 2010 at 1:00pm to Mar 21, 2010 at 3:00pm
  • Location: Theaters throughout NYC
  • Description: Breathtaking and rarely screened animated films from French auteurs Paul Grimault, Sylvain Chomet, Rene Laloux, Michel Ocelot, Serge Elissalde, Marie Caillou, Jacques-Remy Girerd, Jean-Francois Laguionie, Jerome Boulbes and more...Presented by the New York International Children's Film Festival. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit
  • Created by: Regan Rondy
February 28, 2010
  • Marguerite Duras Festival has Feminine Touch

  • Feb 28, 2010 to Mar 18, 2010
  • Location: New York
  • Description: The works of Marguerite Duras, France's well-known author, playwright and film director, will be celebrated during a month-long multidisciplinary festival in New York City from February 18 to March 18. Known for her evocative and experimental free-flowing style, Marguerite Duras revolutionized the form of the twentieth century novel, and her innovations also carried to the screen and stage. At the initiative of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, and in partnership with Anthology Film Archives, the Baryshnikov Arts Center and the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF).
  • Created by: Nabil Bekhti
March 3, 2010
  • Dijon Must’art Free Public Event – The Food, Wine, Delicacies, Art And Music Of Dijon, France

  • Mar 3, 2010 at 1:30pm
  • Location: Vanderbilt Hall – Grand Central Station New York, NY 10016 ph. 212-463-8930
  • Description: Dijon Must’art is hosting free event featuring delegations from the City of Dijon, France. Attendees will enjoy:==> Cooking demonstrations and samplings of signature French savory and sweet dishes created by Dijon’s most prestigious chefs.==> A wine and spirits lounge featuring wines from the renowned Burgundy region, as well as cocktails made with Dijon spirits.==> Live musical performances.==> Renowned artist Yan Pei Ming to talk about his newest work, “Destinies”.==> Exhibition of Dijon’s finest exports to the US, including samplings of Dijon Mustard, French breads, brioches, and candies, as well as innovative kitchen appliances.==> Photography, video and replica of one of “The Mourners” (on view in the Medieval Sculpture Hall at the The Metropolitan Musuem of Art through May 23).
  • Created by: wacogne
  • FIAF Fashion Talks: Tommy Hilfiger

  • Mar 3, 2010 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm
  • Location: Florence Gould Hall at French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)
  • Description: Moderated by Richard BradleyEditor-in-Chief, Worth MagazineCelebrated American entrepreneur and fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger is the man behind one of today’s most successful lifestyle brands. The Tommy Hilfiger brand, which debuted in 1985 as a menswear line, is known for providing a fresh twist on classic, American styles. Over the years, the brand has extended its powerful, sporty design philosophy, expanding to reach consumers around the world.Hilfiger’s creations, epitomizing Americana and the American Dream, have been wonderfully successful and well-received in France. A true francophile, Hilfiger has collaborated with the likes of French First Lady Carla Bruni and soccer star Thierry Henry. The recipient of numerous awards for his diverse achievements in business, retail, and fashion, Hilfiger has created one of fashion’s most recognized and admired brands worldwide.
  • Created by: Jennifer Kutsher