PAN Paris

Van Gogh: Starry Night and Japan: Images of the Floating World – Thursday June 20, 2019 – 12:30 pm

A journey into van Gogh’s greatest masterpieces!   The new digital exhibition in the Atelier des Lumières immerses visitors in the paintings of Vincent van Gogh (1853 – 1890), a genius who was not recognized during his lifetime and who transformed painting. Projected on all the surfaces of the Atelier, this new visual and musical

Guided Tour with Edith de Belleville “For Adults Only”: Saturday, June 15 – 2:45 pm meet-up

Courtesans, Madams and Brothels of the 19th Century Guided Tour (in English)   They were the stars of Paris. All women wanted to look like them, talk like them and seduce like them…These fashionable icons were the courtesans of the 19th century.  How did they succeed? How did they live? How did they inspire writers such

Jardin des Papillons – Parc Floral – Bois de Vincennes: Thursday June 13, 2019 at 2 pm

Enjoy spring in Paris en plein air!   Come out to the floral gardens and see what’s aflutter. Bring your cameras and meet us in the Bois de Vincennes. There, tucked into the Parc Floral de Paris is the Jardin des Papillons, protected in specialized greenhouses, with a variety of plants and structures made especially to attract

Dess(e)in de Nature: A walk through Chaumet’s nature – Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 2 pm

After exploring its links with literary figures, jewelry maker Chaumet continues to share its affinity with the arts with the public, through the exhibition Dess(e)in de Nature: a fresh look at the flora and fauna that have been major sources of inspiration for the Maison since it was established. This free visit should delight both jewelry lovers,

Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor – Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 7 pm

The Tower Theatre Company is back in Paris for its 28th season! They will be performing the play in English with French subtitles at the beautiful Théâtre de Verdure, Jardin Shakespeare. The performance will last around 2 hours including a 15 minute interval. For more, see

PAN Restaurant Series: Mensae – Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 7:30 pm

PAN Restaurant Series: Mensae Paris 19 The creative “child” of former TV Top Chefs Kevin D’Andréa and Thibault Sombardier, Mensae (à table!), is traditional French fare touched by modern magic…from comfort food to surprising combinations, everything is made to please the senses for a reasonable price. It’s pleasure for the people who eat there!   For more, see ‎

PAN Art Show Finissage Party – Saturday, May 11, 2019 – 4-8 pm

The PAN Art Show Finissage will take place on Saturday May 11, 2019 from 4 to 8 pm. Come have a final fling and enjoy the works of 15 talented painters, sculptors and photographers!   To RSVP, click here:

PAN Play and Book Reading

In the context our our ongoing Art Show, join us for a literary evening! PAN member Katherine Converse will be reading two of her short stories PAN member Hilary Kaiser is presenting a staged reading of scenes from one of her full-length plays For more, see

PAN Art Show Vernissage Party – Thursday May 2, 2019 – 6-10 pm

The PAN Art Show Vernissage will take place on Thursday May 2, 2019 from 6 to 10 pm. Join the PAN community to celebrate the works of 15 talented painters, sculptors and photographers!   to RSVP, click here:

PAN Restaurant Series: A. NOSTE – Thursday April 18, 2019 at 7:30 pm

Thursday April 18, 2019 at 7:30 pm A. NOSTE Paris 2 A Noste, chez Nous in Gascon patois, wants you to feel, above all, chez Vous. That is if chez vous has a fabulous tapas chef who offers inventive hearty comfort food with south-western flavor and a contemporary flair. Examples from the carte range from

Guided Tour “Color in all its Glory”, centered on “Sérusier’s The Talisman, a Prophecy of Color” – Thursday April 18, 2019 at 2:15 pm

Drawing upon the Musée d’Orsay’s exhibit on the founding work of the Nabis movement, The Talisman(aka The Aven River at the Bois d’Amour) by Paul Sérusier, we will have the opportunity of observing the diverse ways of treating color in this profuse period at the end of the 19th century. During this time, impressionism evolved by following

African/Caribbean Cooking Class and Meal: Café Coco – Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 – 5 pm African/Caribbean Cooking Class and Meal Café Coco Paris 17 Café Coco is a restaurant both exotic and traditional in its gastronomie – a fusion of African and French with the Caribbean.  Chefs Armel BRETTE and Junior Celectin MAÏSSON are creative in the artistry of their plates and the

Theatre in English: “Interview” by Theodor Holman – Sunday April 7, 2019 at 8 pm

Manufacture des Abbesses Paris 18 Political journalist Pierre Pietro is stuck in Paris to interview Katya, the star of a successful American series, even though the world’s attention is riveted on the United Nations and a particularly tense international situation. The clash between the two seems inevitable, but their discussion does not unfold as they

Candlelight Concert: Piano Recital by Natasha Kadyrova – Saturday March 23, 2019 at 6 pm

Saturday, March 23, 2019 – 6 pm Candlelight Concert: Piano Recital by Natasha Kadyrova Debussy, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Chopin Eglise Saint-Ephrem Paris 5 In a heated church in the heart of Paris, come listen to Natasha Kadyrova’s piano recital featuring Clair de Lune by Debussy, Beethoven’s Pathétique, Scènes Russes by Tchaikovski, and Valse, Etude, etNocturne by Chopin. The church, Saint-Ephrem, is known for its exceptional

Saint Patrick’s Day Fun! – Sunday March 17, 2019 – 12-5 pm

From a St Patrick’s Day Parade organized by the Irish (and Irish Americans) in Paris to St Patrick’s Family Day celebrations and activities at the Irish Cultural Center, (stand-up comedy, clowns, food trucks and other culinary delights, face paint, games, …), PAN invites its members to share a glass of Green Champagne and partake in the spirit of the day.

PAN Art Show: Sign up by March 1st

MARCH 1st : SIGN UP DEADLINE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PAN ART SHOW   Art Show dates: Monday April 29 to Saturday May 11  Galerie Maître Albert Paris 5   PAN is delighted to announce that our next Art Show will take place from April 29th to May 11th, at the Galerie Maître Albert, in the heart of

Big Funk Company: American Sunday: Theatre and Brunch – Sunday, February 17, 2019 – 11:30 am

The Big Funk Company invites you for theater and brunch at the Théatre Le Lucernaire. The troop will perform 4 one-act plays in English with sur-titles, followed by a delicious brunch with all the trimmings: pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, toast, syrup, jam, coffee, juice … The theme? TWIST ENDINGS!   For more, see

Cubism at the Pompidou Center – Saturday, February 9, 2019 – 12 pm

The Centre Pompidou takes a fresh look at one of modern art history’s founding movements, Cubism (1907-1917), through a comprehensive overview. 300 works and documents by Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, André Derain, Henri Laurens, Robert Delaunay, Fernand Léger, Francis Picabia, Marcel Duchamp… highlight the rich inventiveness and wide variety of the movement. Not only did

Carmen by Georges Bizet – Saturday February 2, 2019

Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performances, with impassioned tenor Roberto Alagna as her lover, Don José. Louis Langrée conducts for Sir Richard Eyre’s powerful production, a Met favorite since its 2009 premiere.     For more, see

The Big Funk Company: AMERICAN FRIDAYS – Play Readings along with a Glass of Wine! – Friday January 25 at 7 pm

“Brilliant, joyful, fantastic: all these adjectives might be used to describe The Big Funk Company’s performances!”   Under the direction of Julie Delaurenti, Tiffany Hofstetter and Clarence Tokley, The Big Funk Company will present stage readings of 4 one-act plays by American author John Patrick Shanley, author of “Prodigal Son”, the work that introduced audiences to Franco-American rising