ROCKY DAWUNI ROCKS ACCRA ON 18TH DECEMBER

The long-awaited return of Rocky Dawuni in Ghana, performing with his full band as well as some of Ghana’s new and upcoming artists will finally take place in Accra. International music star and humanitarian activist, Rocky Dawuni straddles the boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the U.S. to create an appealing sound that unites generations and cultures. A galvanizing performer, […]

THE LOVE OF MAMAVI

The drama in a traditional compound house is an interesting spectacle. From the little, needless conflicts or misunderstandings to nosy neighbours and gossips to tenants indulging in secret love affairs, the collective actions provoke both fun and sorrow in equal measure. The intrigues of compound house lifestyle have been aptly captured in a new play by Village Minds Production to […]

FUTURE FEST- ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL

Alliance Française Accra presents the second edition of the electronic music festival rebranded as Future Fest from 21st to 29th October- bringing together DJs, singers and music lovers from the African continent and beyond. Alliance Française Accra brings the second edition of the Electronic music Festival. This year it has been rebranded as Future Fest with international and local bands […]

‘FELABRATION’ – TRIBUTE TO FELA FEATURING EBO TAYLOR

    Alliance Française Accra presents ‘Felabration’- a concert and exhibition to celebrate the Nigerian music legend Fela Kuti on Saturday 17th October, 2015 at Alliance Française Accra at 8pm _______________________________________________ To celebrate the great influence of Fela Kuti on Ghanaian music and music at large, Alliance Française Accra will be hosting the official Felabration celebrations in Accra and resonate […]

WRITERS PROJECT, GHANA HOST ELLEN BANDA-AAKU AT SPECIAL READING

Writers Project of Ghana and Vidya Bookstore presents Zambian writer Ellen Banda-Aaku at a special public reading session on 10th October 2015 at 4.30 PM. Ellen Banda-Aaku’s first book for children, Wandi’s Little Voice, won the Macmillan Writer’s Prize for Africa in 2004. In 2007 her story Sozi’s Box was the overall winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Competition. Her […]

KIKI: THE TRIBUTE SHOW

PRESS RELEASE Saturday 3rd October, Amphitheatre, Alliance Française Accra A musical extravaganza honouring the music legend Kiki Gyan, will be held at Alliance Française Accra on Saturday 3rd October at 8pm Music Legend Kiki Gyan of the Osibisa fame who immensely influenced our society through his musical endeavours, even placing Ghana on the world map as the fifth best pianist […]

CHASKELE OPEN MIC SHOW

Chaskele Open Mic is an art event organised by Imagine Village. The event focuses on Spoken word Poetry,Comedy, Painting, Rap, Acoustic Music and Magic. The name “Chaskele” is used in relation to the Ghanaian game where a player is prevented by another player from throwing an object of play into the container. Deduced from this local game is the idea […]

WRITERS PROJECT GHANA HOST SABATA-MPHO MOKAE

Writers Project of Ghana and the Goethe Institute will host South African writer Sabata-mpho Mokae as featured author for September, 2015 at their monthly readings in Accra. Sabata-mpho Mokae writes in two languages: English and Setswana. He is the author of the biography The Story of Sol T Plaatje, the novella Dikeledi and a poetry collection,Escaping Trauma. His debut novel […]

THE PASTOR PAUL REVIVAL REVUE: FILM SCREENING CONCERT

Jules David Bartkowski; American actor, Funsho Ogundipe, Wanlov the Kubolo, Lady J, Yaa Pono and a host of others present the ‘Pastor Paul Revival Revue’, a film screening and concert on Saturday 26th September 2015 at Alliance Française Accra. The Accra Premiere of the World’s First American Nollywood Film – Jules David Bartkowski is Pastor Paul – starring Wanlov the […]

ACCRA FOOD FESTIVAL AT ALLIANCE FRANCAISE

AccraPremium in partnership with Alliance Française Accra comes again with its second Annual Accra Food Festival on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th September 2015 at Alliance Française Accra from 11am-6pm on both days. After the success of the first Accra Food & Wine Festival and Festival de la Gastronomie in September 2014, AccraPremium in partnership with Alliance Française Accra is […]