Category Archives: PERFORMING ARTS & MUSIC

One click away from the Paris Opera

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Paris Opera Ballet came last June to Da:ns series 2019 at Esplanade, presenting a triple bill including Blake Works Iby William Forsythe, In the Nightby Jerome Robbins and The Seasons’ Canonby Crystal Pite. In an effort to bring ballets and operas closer to the wider audience during these hard times, the Paris Opera proposes to […]

Watch Gautier Capuçon’s mini-concert series on social media

Remember back in October at the Esplanade Concert Hall when you delightfully enjoyed the impassioned Schumann Cello Concerto by the illustrious French cellist Gautier Capuçon – for his first time in Singapore – in an unmissable pairing with internationally celebrated master Vladimir Ashkenazy conducting the Singapore Symphony Orchestra during the Opening Night of the 2019 […]

French DJ Bob Sinclar everyday live sets from home

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After an outstanding gig at the CE LA VI club in Singapore last January, French DJ Bob Sinclar is keeping active with his fans during the COVID-19 period. He has set up a daily one-hour online show called “Lockdown” on his Facebook Page. While promoting social distancing, Bob Sinclar streams thematic live sets from home […]

JUSTICE’S MASTER CLASS WEBINAR

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The famous French electronic music duo JUSTICE formed by Gaspard Augé and Xavier de Rosnay will host a free production webinar for Mix With The Masters on livestream on Wednesday, April 8 at 7 pm GMT. The webinar is free for everyone who creates an account here : https://mixwiththemasters.com/webinars. JUSTICE is internationally known for the […]

French culture for free on Culturethèque

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Why not use your time at home to read your favourite magazines and e-books, practise your French or watch a concert? Culturethèque is a francophone online library counting more than 250 magazines and newspapers, 1,000 books, 200 comics, 300 videos and movies, 370 learning materials (and much more!) for everyone – kids and adults alike. […]

Stay at home festival

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As per many countries in the world French people need to stay at home to avoid the spread of the coronavirus. That’s why several artists of the French scene have decided to perform from home to keep the link with their audience. The online French festival #jerestealamaison #istayathome will be live on Facebook from April […]

POSTPONED: French Singer & Musician Manu Chao in Singapore!

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EDIT:  Due to the current COVID-19 situation it has been decided with heavy hearts that the event on April 4th will no longer take place. Tropika is already working with local authorities and Manu Chao on setting a new event date for later in 2020. To stay updated on the new event date, which will […]

“Walking”, A Multidisciplinary Poem at LASALLE

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Walking, A Multidisciplinary Poem is a collaboration and devised showing directed by the School of Contemporary Music Artist in Resident Angélique Cormier. It features students from the Diploma in Audio Production, Diploma in Theatre Production and Management, BA(Hons) Music, Diploma in Dance, BA(Hons) Fine Arts and MA Creative Writing programmes from LASALLE COLLEGE OF THE […]

CANCELLED: HYDEOUT FESTIVAL – FEATURING TALENTED FRENCH ARTISTS

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DUE TO SINGAPORE NEW MEASURES TO FIGHT COVID-19, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.   HYDEOUT, the region’s first-ever multi-genre music festival, explodes across two weekends at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay in Singapore on the 10-11 April and 17-18 April 2020.  Featuring a stellar lineup of headliners like DJ SNAKE, DOMBRESKY, MERCER, GUCCI MANE, […]

France bestows the Order of Arts and Letters upon Mrs Rosa Daniel and Ms Chong Siak Ching

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On 16 January 2020, Ambassador of France to Singapore Mr Marc Abensour bestowed the Order of Arts and Letters upon Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth Deputy Secretary (Culture) and National Arts Council CEO Mrs Rosa Daniel and National Gallery Singapore CEO Ms Chong Siak Ching to acknowledge their outstanding contributions which have strengthened the cultural […]