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CAUSTIC COMEDY CLUB


WIN TICKETS TO SEE JEN KIRWIN “PARDON MY FRENCH” Jen Kirwin is an American comic living abroad and has performed in both the US and Europe, including NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival and Caroline’s on Broadway. Jen’s hour long show “Pardon my French” will take place at The Caustic Comedy Club on 25th and 26th May…

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NUIT DES BAINS – GALLERY OPENING NIGHT


THURSDAY 17TH MAY 2018 Keen to learn more about the contemporary art scene in Geneva? The Nuit des Bains offers you a chance to mingle with the arty crowd in one of the city’s trendiest areas. The Quartier des Bains Association with its 10 galleries, 4 cultural institutions and 4 non profit spaces, aims to encourage and promote contemporary art…

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AFRICA EXHIBITION AT THE MEG


EXHIBITION OPENING NIGHT PARTY – THURSDAY 17TH MAY 2018 EXHIBITION RUNS FROM 18TH MAY 2018 – 6TH JANUARY 2019 Every year, exhibits at the MEG (Musée d’ethnographie de Genève) hold the promise of a journey. This time around is a stop-off in Africa to discover their numerous religious cultures. Afrique. Les Religions de l’Extase/Africa. The Ecstatic Religions reveals the wealth of religious…

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ARTFUL DINING


CAFÉ DU GRÜTLI  by Fernanda Silva One of the best-kept secrets in Geneva is the Café du Grütli – a contemporary, healthy restaurant offering creative, dishes from around the world in an artistic environment. The restaurant is located inside the multi-disciplinary cultural centre, Maison des Arts du Grütli in Rue du Général-Dufour 16, near Plainpalais, which also houses a musical…

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MARCHÉ SANS PUCES DE NUIT


THURSDAY 17TH MAY 2018 The Marché Sans Puces de Nuit (the Flealess Night Market) is a platform for collectors and creators alike to present new or second hand articles in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Peruse the many stalls, ranging from super chic vintage clothing and 20th century design furniture to selected Swiss designer collections and enjoy the music, drinks and…

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Mother's Day Geneva

MOTHER’S DAY TREATS


FÊTE DES MÈRES/MOTHER’S DAY IN GENEVA SUNDAY 13TH MAY 2018 Vivian Holding & Chené Koscielny   Looking for a way to treat your mother (the mother of your children) or yourself this Mother’s Day in Geneva? Some relaxed time with the family, great food and wine, some beautifully presented choccies and a bit of pampering and me-time… We list some…

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JAZZ VOCALIST STACEY KENT & THE GENEVA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA


MONDAY 14TH MAY 2018 The crystal-clear voice of American jazz vocalist Stacey Kent is sure to please as she joins the Geneva Chamber Orchestra – moving from Broadway standards to her beloved bossa nova, along with her musical and life partner, saxophonist Jim Tomlinson, who will offer an exquisite accompaniment to her shimmering delivery.   WHERE: Victoria Hall WHEN: Monday 14th…

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COMPLEXIONS CONTEMPORARY BALLET


WIN 2 TICKETS TO SEE COMPLEXIONS ON 13TH MAY 2018 Complexions Contemporary Ballet is a contemporary ballet company founded in 1994 by Co-Artistic Directors Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson based in New York City comprising about 14 classical and contemporary dancers. Complexions performs worldwide, provides dance education, and was America’s first fully multicultural ballet company. Founded in 1994, the company…

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FÊTE DE L’ESPOIR


SATURDAY 12TH MAY 2018 This year sees the festival celebrating its 20th year – a huge free event that offers something for everyone – from daytime family activities, food and drink stands and evening concerts running into the early hours. On the programme – bouncy castles, face painting, games, various stands (from 2pm onwards). Concerts (5pm until 1.30am) with each artist…

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