DC Power Moms join "Runway Moms for a Cause" this Friday

L~Shandi Presents “Runway Moms for a Cause” hosted by Maureen Umeh Emmy Award winning anchor/reporter of Fox 5 DC WHAT:            “Runway Moms for a Cause” (RMFAC) is an impactful intersection of philanthropy and fashion at its best. Labeled a visual fashion … Continue reading DC Power Moms join "Runway Moms for a Cause" this Friday

Euro Night at The French Embassy

For the third consecutive year, the embassies of the European Union invite you to “Euro Night,” hosted by La Maison Française on Friday, September 17 from 6:30pm to 10:30pm! Throughout the evening, enjoy live music followed by dance mixes from DJ Jean Michel NYC, and take a cultural tour around Europe, feasting on national dishes and drinks from the open bars. More than 20 European Union embassies will showcase their culinary specialties and traditions during this festive event! Don’t miss this captivating and savory (once-a-year) European cultural journey, right here in the nation’s capital! WHAT: Euro Night 2010! WHEN: Friday, … Continue reading Euro Night at The French Embassy

La Journée de la Jupe: Skirt Day at La Maison Francaise

LA CINÉMATHÈQUE @ THE AVALON La Journée de la jupe / Skirt Day WEDNESDAY, JULY 21 AT 8PM Dear Friends of La Maison Française, On Wednesday, July 21 at 8 p.m., professor Isabelle Adjani is pushed over the edge and takes her students hostage – and the whole audience with it – during Skirt Day. “A ‘shock’ film, funny and tragic” – Le Monde After a five-year break, Isabelle Adjani returns to the screen with this astonishing performance, for which she received the 2010 ‘Best Actress’ César award! WHAT: La Journée de la jupe (Skirt Day) – details below In … Continue reading La Journée de la Jupe: Skirt Day at La Maison Francaise

Bastille Day at the French Embassy

Don’t get down and out with post-July 4th blues. Come celebrate France’s independence day of sorts at La Maison Francaise. SATURDAY, JULY 10 FROM 7PM – 12AM at La Maison Française Admission: – General: $85 ($45 tax deductible) – Benefactor: $150 ($110 tax deductible)* * Benefactor ticket will include a listing of your name in the evening’s program and on the official Bastille Day 2010 website. Dress code: Cocktail or 20’s era themed attire Tickets: http://www.InstantSeats.com “J’ai deux amours : mon pays et Paris” – Joséphine Baker Celebrate Bastille Day with us… and support a worthy cause! Continue reading Bastille Day at the French Embassy

Garden Party at the French Embassy

  WHAT: (details below) $5 in advance, $10 at the door; Children (10 years old and under): Free Food and beverages sold separately. TICKETS: http://www.InstantSeats.com MORE INFORMATION: http://www.HouseofFranceDC.org (under “Special Events”) The finale of the three-day Washington, DC Street Performance Festival, made possible by the Kennedy Center and the French-American Cultural Foundation, will be held on the grounds of the Embassy of France – see more than 40 shows throughout the day! Performances will include acts by jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, comedians, escape artists, a speelpan orchestra, a unicyclist, a spectacular flea circus and much more. Enjoy over 20 troupes from … Continue reading Garden Party at the French Embassy