• Aug 10: "I Am Not Your Negro" screening at DuSable Museum

    6 August 2017

    Aug 10: "I Am Not Your Negro" screening at DuSable Museum

    As part of the Chicago Park District’s 17th annual free outdoor Movies in the Parks, presented by Bank of America, Films on the Lake and the French Cultural Services present a concert by The Bridge followed by a screening of Raoul Peck’s Doc I Am Not Your Negro at the DuSable Museum FREE

  • Sept. 19 - 23, 2017, James Thierrée's "The Toad Knew"

    4 August 2017

    Sept. 19 - 23, 2017, James Thierrée’s "The Toad Knew"

    A World’s Stage Production from France! After a decade, Chicago Shakespeare Theater welcomes back James Thierrée to open its new theater, The Yard. His latest creation, "The Toad Knew," combines dance, cirque nouveau, music, and mechanical creations in a theatrical experience unlike any you have ever encountered.

  • Films on the Lake 2017

    3 August 2017

    Films on the Lake 2017

    Enjoy free French cinema in Chicago parks this summer! Presented by our Cultural Service, don’t miss the six great movie screenings in partnership with Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks.Free music performances and cheese too!

  • Bijoux Parisiens Exhibition at Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha NE: June 4 - (...)

    1 August 2017

    Bijoux Parisiens Exhibition at Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha NE: June (...)

    The objects presented in Bijoux Parisiens reveal the wealth and social fabric of France as the country’s shifting tastes and ever-changing political situations, from the reign of Louis XIV (r. 1643–1715) to World War II, impacted how jewelry was worn and by whom. Necklaces, pendants, bracelets, and brooches made with precious and semi-precious materials like platinum, gold, diamonds, and (...)

  • Lumières Françaises - Minneapolis/St. Paul

    19 July 2017

    Lumières Françaises - Minneapolis/St. Paul

    A week-long festival highlighting the brightest talent in French independent cinema presented by the Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. Lumières Françaises introduces an exciting new generation of rising French-language talent on both sides of the camera, from rebellious comedies to exquisite dramas and vivid documentaries.


    "Oui" Run 5K - Registrations Open!

    JPEG"Oui" Run 5K 2017
    The Lycée Français de Chicago invites all to participate in the second annual “Oui” Run 5K (we run 5K), Kids Races and Post Race Picnic on Sunday, September 24, 2017.

    à la carte

    à la carte is a celebration of contemporary French food, wine and art of living, designed to excite and inspire food lovers of all ages.
    The 3rd Annual à la carte will take place October 5-15, 2017 in Chicago and throughout the Midwest. Stay tuned!
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