October 14th at 7pm

National Cultural Center 

The Alliance Française de Sainte-Lucie is delighted to announce an exciting collaboration with the acclaimed theatrical company OTEP (Oeuvres Théâtrales et Poétiques).

As part of this partnership, we invite the Saint Lucian public to attend a captivating performance of OTEP’s play « Comme l’oiseau » on October 14th at 7:00 PM at the Cultural Center of Saint Lucia. We are thrilled to share that admission is free, and this event is open to everyone (14 years old and more). The play will be surtitled in English.

About OTEP Theatre Company:

OTEP, known for its focus on poetry, production, and creativity, has established its creative lab at the Cultural Center of Kourou. The company is committed to sharing and transmitting artistic experiences through workshops, residencies, and masterclasses for playwrights and directors. Their work embodies a strong emphasis on poetic expression and storytelling.

About « Comme l’oiseau »:

« Comme l’oiseau » is a powerful play written and directed by Bérékia Yergeau. This thought-provoking performance addresses the grave issue of drug mules in French Guiana, shedding light on the individuals who smuggle drugs from Cayenne to Paris. Yergeau’s work is the result of in-depth research, including testimonies from young people, traffickers, ex-prisoners, recidivists, and affected parents.

The play, entirely written in free verse, is brought to life by a multi-generational cast of artists. They skillfully narrate the harrowing tale of a family’s tragic downfall at the hands of a Guianese mafia network. « Comme l’oiseau » is a profoundly moving theatrical piece that highlights the contemporary tragedy plaguing this overseas territory.


October 6th

Alliance Française de Sainte-Lucie

To celebrate International Law Day, the French Embassy in the Eastern Caribbean, Barbados and the OECS in residence in Saint Lucia, in collaboration with the Alliance française de Sainte-Lucie, invites you to a free day of screening, lecture and debate on the theme of rights.

The first part of the event will be a screening in English and Swahili, with French subtitles, of the film by Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu.

The synopsis: « In Nairobi, Kena and Ziki lead two very different lives as high school students, but each in their own way seeks to pursue their dreams. Their paths cross in the midst of an election campaign in which their respective fathers clash. Reunited in a conservative Kenyan society, the two young women are forced to choose between love and security… »

In the second half, we are pleased to offer you a cocktail with French wine and cheese.

Afterwards, His Excellency Francis Etienne, French Ambassador to the Eastern Caribbean, Barbados and the OECS in residence in Saint Lucia, will give an opening speech, followed by a lecture and debate.


Culturethèque is one-of-a-kind digital French library with thousands of resources, and more!

It allows you to:

  • Catch up on the latest editions of your favorite magazines,
  • View concerts and shows,
  • Listen to lectures,
  • Introduce your kids to French with cultural learning materials,
  • Read e-books and comics,
  • Take advantage of language-learning materials tailored to your needs…

Stay up to date with French cultural works while expanding your vocabulary and improving your French proficiency!

Movie Sessions

Thanks to the Institut Français, discover francophone short and feature films, with English subtitles!

Great classics and recent films, all genres and formats, IFcinéma provides with the best of cinema in all its diversity:

  • Animations,
  • Fictions,
  • Documentaries,
  • Films for young audiences…

Live the French cinema experience with the Alliance Française! Check our cultural agenda for the next movie sessions…

Vox, the cultural revue of the Alliances Sonores  

Learn more about the cultural realities of Latin America and the Caribbean !

Vox, is a digital revue that highlights the work of creative and inventive artists and cultural actors.

It is one of the many projects carried out by the Alliances Sonores, the cultural innovation laboratory of the French cultural network abroad in Latin America and the Caribbean.

This magazine is intended for all those who are interested in Latin American and Caribbean arts and culture.

Cultural Agenda

Discover our events right now!

Whether it’s online or on stage, we have something for everyone: debates, contests, concerts, cinema, plays, shows for the little and the big ones…