Dancing to his own beat!


As an artist, Astad Deboo needs no formal introduction. Credited as being the pioneer of contemporary dance in India, the recipient of the Sangeet Natak Academi Award for Creative Dance in 1995 was also awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2007. Alliance Française de Madras and Prakriti Foundation – with the […]

DanSe DialogueS 2


The Embassy of France in India, Institut Français en Inde and the Alliance Française network are delighted to introduce the second edition of the contemporary dance festival DanSe DialogueS. This pan-Indian Festival, scheduled to start in April 2014, is dedicated to promoting the richness and diversity of Indian and French contemporary dance, fostering collaboration between French and […]

Pas de deux in Mumbai


Miguel Nosibor and Astad Deboo, two famous contemporary dancers and pioneers each in their own fields will meet for an unique Franco-Indian improvisation. On 3rd May 2012, these two artists will showcase their creation at Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai, which is hosting this event in partnership with Alliance Francaise de Bombay. Astad Deboo has been the face of […]


Directeur de publication : Délégation Générale de la Fondation Alliance Française en Inde et au Népal

Rédacteur en chef : Laurent Elisio Bordier

Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

Rédacteurs, contributeurs : Guillaume, Abhirami, Alexandre, Chintan, Cléa, David, Eleonore, Elie, Kanika, Karine, Nita, Thomas, Malvika, Marie-Joëlle, Meera, Mayuri, Mitushi, Alice, Prutha, Romain, Ritika, Manas, Supriya ...