CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

True Fashion, Try on Green Within the framework of the Franco-German Cultural Fund, the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) and the Goethe Institut, supported by Alliance Française de Durban, are joining forces on a project combining fashion and sustainable development. “True fashion, try on green” is a mentoring programme for young designers in South Africa, which aims …

Festival Francophonie

The Francophonie in South Africa is an annual event organised by Alliance Française de Pretoria, in cooperation with francophone Embassies, partners in SA and supported by Alliance Française de Durban, that attracts over 25 Francophone Embassies and Organisations, with a public of more than 3 000 people. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this year the event …

Dr Thokozani Mhlambi – Homecoming performance

“Homecoming Performance” After his stint in France, the composer and cellist Dr. Thokozani Mhlambi presents a homecoming tour presenting his new material created in Paris as well as some of the old favourites from his debut album.  Join us for an intimate dinner-concert on Friday, 26 March from 18:00 at Alliance Française de Durban. Entrance fee: R100Bookings: …

One Day, One Artist

Tribute to Tonton David Tonton David, a key figure in the growth of reggae and raggamuffin in France in the 1990s, has died in Metz aged 53. Hit songs like Chacun sa route (Everyone has their own way)  marked a generation of disenchanted youth. Born David Grammont in 1967 on the French overseas island of Réunion, Tonton David (Uncle …