SAINT EXUPÉRY

EXPLORE THE MAGICAL WORLD OF ANTOINE DE SAINT EXUPÉRY WITH US!
From  3 May to 31 July 2024

Embark on an enchanting journey with the launch of our new French Excellence Programme, commemorating Antoine de Saint Exupéry's legacy on the 80th anniversary of his disappearance.

Immerse yourself in the captivating 'When a Prince Takes Flight' exhibition, paying tribute to The Little Prince author. Explore original artifacts, including personal belongings like his war coat and satchel, original editions of his literary masterpieces, and hand-drawn sketches of the Little Prince, alongside the chain bracelet found at sea on the site of his plane crash.

But our programme doesn’t stop there. Join us for a storytelling session of The Little Prince brought to life by Hossan Leong, and delve into captivating talks with esteemed guests Lise de Rocquigny and Satomi Ichikawa. Unleash your creativity in workshops inspired by Saint Exupéry’s artistry, learn how to write like him with author Khady-Fall Diagne, and embark on a reading journey with his novel Vol de nuit. Experience the magic of cinema with screenings of films and documentaries on the themes tackled by the life and writings of Saint Exupéry: travel, war, resistance, self-discovery, quest for meaning, and more. And don’t miss our special Ciné-Kids event, inviting young and old to discover the dreamy world of the Little Prince.

Join us from May 3rd to July 31st 2024, at Alliance Française de Singapour for an unforgettable adventure celebrating the legacy of Antoine de Saint Exupéry.

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Saint Exupery

EXHIBITION |  WHEN A PRINCE TAKES FLIGHT


Embark on a mesmerizing journey to commemorate the remarkable life and legacy of Antoine de Saint Exupéry on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of his disappearance. Explore Saint Exupéry's journey as a writer, adventurer, and World War II hero in this immersive experience created in collaboration with the Saint Exupéry Youth Foundation.

3 May to 31 July 2024

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SCREENING | INVISIBLE ESSENCE: THE LITTLE PRINCE

We welcome you to immerse yourself in Antoine de Saint Exupéry’s captivating and inspirational moments through this compelling documentary.

Following the screening, join us for an engaging Q&A session with Olivier d'Agay, the grandnephew of Antoine de Saint Exupéry.

 

Friday 3 May 2024 - 7pm
Free for all

 >> Details and registration here

 

STORYTELLING |  THE LITTLE PRINCE

Takes you on a journey through the enchanting worlds of The Little Prince. Enjoy storytelling and oneiric imagery on our giant screen for a magical, family-friendly afternoon with Hossan Leong as he brings the Little Prince to life.

For kids aged 4 years old

Friday 3 May 2024 - 7pm

>> Details and registration here

LIBRARY | READ-ALOUD  

Embark on a captivating journey into the world of French writer and aviator Antoine de Saint Exupéry with an interactive read-aloud of his second novel Vol de nuit. 

Friday 24 May 2024 - 1pm | On Zoom
For AF students, level B2 and above
>> Details and registration here

Friday 14 June 2024 - 2 pm | On Zoom
For all french speakers & advanced FLE learners
>> Details and registration here

TALKS | MEETING WITH LISE DE ROCQUIGNY 

Delve into the world of travel with our esteemed guest, Lise de Rocquigny, author of numerous travel guides. Whether you're a seasoned traveler, aspiring writer, or simply passionate about exploring new destinations, this conversation promises to be enriching and inspiring. Reserve your spot now for an engaging discussion. The talk will be conducted in French.

Tuesday 21 May 2024 - 11 pm
Free 

>> Details and registration here

TALKS | MEETING WITH SATOMI ICHIKAWA

Join us for an exclusive opportunity to meet our special guest flying in from France as part of the Asian Festival of Children’s Content (under the vOilah! France Singapore Festival). Discover her captivating storytelling and enchanting illustrations, and learn about her creative process firsthand. The talk will be conducted in French.


Saturday 25 May 2024 - 3 pm
Free
>> Details and registration here


workshop | FOR ADULTS


Join us for fun and creative evenings! Discover technical drawing inspired by Antoine de Saint Exupéry, illustrator of The Little Prince. Explore his writing techniques and learn to write in his footsteps. Finally, immerse yourself in the Little Prince's world with our Kokedama workshop, where you can design your own plant planet!

Register now for the next workshop:

Wednesday 8 May 2024 | Sip & Draw | Details and registration here
Saturday 8 June 2024 | Writing Café | Details and registration here
Thursday 18 July 2024 | Kokedama | Details and registration here

WORKSHOPS | FOR KIDS  


Join us to explore our children's workshops inspired by the creativity of Saint Exupéry. Experience the magic of art with activities like colored sands, drawing, and painting, where young artists can unleash their imagination. Designing their own aircraft introduces children to aviation as they build their own glider.

Enroll your children for a fun and enriching experience.

Register now for the next workshop —

Friday 17 May 2024 Coloured sand drawing |

Saturday 9 June 2024 | Drawing & Painting Details & registration here

Saturday 13 July 2024 | Wooden planes building | Details & registration here

SCREENINGS | All around Antoine de Saint Exupéry


Dive deeper into the universe of Antoine de Saint Exupéry with our selection of films and documentaries
exploring themes inspired by his story and writings:  travel, exploration, war, self-discovery, and more.

MEMOIR OF WAR (La douleur) 
VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT (Un long dimanche de fiançailles) — Friday 17 May - 8.30 pm | Book your seats
PROMISE AT DAWN (La promesses de l'aube) — Thursday 23 May - 8 pm | Book your seats
SEE YOU UP THERE (Au revoir là-haut) — Friday 24 May - 8 pm | Book your seats
— More titles to discover, explore our full line-up here.

SCREENINGS | CINÉ-KIDS


Join us for a family-friendly experience in our theatre!

RÉMI NOBODY'S BOY (Rémi sans famille ) — Sunday 5 May - 3pm 
Book your tickets here

THE LITTLE PRINCE 
(Le Petit Prince)— Sunday 23 June - 3pm | FREE FOR ALL
Book your tickets here

LONG WAY NORTH
 (Tout en haut du monde) —Sunday 28 July
Book your tickets here

WORKSHOPS | WINE CLUB


Alliance Française introduces its very first Wine Club! Every month, gather with other wine enjoyers to explore, savor, and appreciate the nuanced artistry of French winemaking. Whether you are a seasoned oenologist or a curious mind looking to expand your horizons, get to ready to embark on this gustative journey!
— Every last Wednesday of the month, indulge in a special experience and discover a new variety from French regions!

Register now for the next workshop:

Wednesday 26 JuneRhone Valley | Info and registration

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