Los Angeles

The French Cultural Service office in Los Angeles develops cultural and educational projects and initiatives. Under the direction of the French Ambassador to the United States and the Cultural Advisor in New York, its mandate is to promote and sustain high-spirited exchanges between the most promising French and American artists, writers, thinkers and educators in the jurisdiction: Arizona, Colorado, Nevada (S.), New Mexico, and Southern California. 

Programs, projects or initiatives benefitting from the support of the Cultural Office, in conjunction with the Embassy of France in the United States are usually also supported by the non-profit partner FACE and Institut Francais.




Battlefield at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts!

May 24 - 28, 2017 | Los Angeles
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
May 24 -28, 2017 | Los Angeles. Based on Mahabharata as well as the play written by Jean-Claude Carrière, and adapted and directed by Peter Brook and Marie-Hélène Estienne, Battlefield proves a beautiful remake of two unmistakably legendary works.

Etienne de France with FLAX

May 17 - July 1, 2017
FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange)
May 17 - July 1, 2017 | Los Angeles. French and Icelandic visual artist and filmmaker, Étienne de France is to be the next in-residence artist at FLAX! He will be collaborating with FLAX for the next spectacular FLAX Project entitled, "Looking for the Perfect Landscape," - a promising name for an inevitably beautiful work.

Extra Concerts Happening NOW!

Various Times
Los Angeles

There are many artists with a French touch performing this Spring...from Nouvelle Vague to Jain and even David Guetta, there will be music of all genres! Check out our list of upcoming concerts to find one near you.


LA Intersections

May 6 - July 31, 2017
Fabian Castanier Gallery
May 6 – July 31, 2017 | Los Angeles. Art exhibit LA Intersections featuring French artist Claire Colette will be on view at the Fabien Castanier Gallery.

French Corners At Book Stores

Book lovers will get their reading lists ready! Independent libraries across the United States and more specifically in Los Angeles (Book Soup) and Denver (Tattered Cover Book Store) will soon be providing curated "French Corners", designed to bring you the best of French and Francophone literature!


Follow us for ticket giveaways and up-to-date news about French Film and Television in Los Angeles!

Chateaubriand Fellowship 2016/2017 call for proposal is now open !

The Higher Education department of the French Embassy is pleased to inform you that the Chateaubriand Fellowship Call for applications for the academic year 2016/2017 is now open. Every year, it allows doctorate students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for up to 9 months.


Enjoy a particularly exciting rentrée! The Fall season is opening with some dazzling cutting-edge French performances: Philippe Quesne's Mélancolie des dragonsed followed by Benjamin Serror and Tar

Bastille Day Song

Bastille Day or La fête du 14 Juillet is France's national day, it commemorates the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789. To celebrate Bastille Day, let's listen to Serge Gainsbourg's version of La Marseillaise, the french national anthem.

FKJ in Concert!

May 18 - 20, & May 28, 2017
The Observatory North Park
May 18 - 20 & 28 | California and Colorado. Rising French musician FKJ will be performing in San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Ana and Morrisson, CO!

Episode in the Life of an Author

June 1 & 2, 2017 | 7:30 PM
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz
June 1 & 2, 2017 | Los Angeles, CA. La Troupe du Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz presents Episode in the Life of an Author by Jean Anouilh at the Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz on June 1 & 2. Don't miss the remarkable play belonging to ‘The Theatre of Absurd’ written by Jean Anouilh.
Cultural Service Consulate General of France Los Angeles

10390 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 410
Los Angeles, CA 90025

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