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A Cultural Newsletter

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AMR Jazz Festival

All that jazz

If you’re into original jazz, don’t miss the 39th Jazz festival at the AMR, a local jazz institution since the 70s. There will be 11 concerts at its Sud des Alpes venue, as well as concerts at the Auditoire Calvin and the Alhambra. Tickets include two concerts and start at CHF40. If you’re curious but not ready to commit, come experience AMR’s traditional Tuesday jam sessions at Sud des Alpes starting at 21h – entrance is free!

 

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March 11 to 15 | Various locations

 
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GROOVE’N’MOVE

Pump it up on the dance floor

Give into the groove and get on your feet for this year’s GROOVE’N’MOVE hip-hop festival! In its 10th edition, the festival welcomes performances, battles, classes and there are plenty of chances for you to join the crowd on the dance floor.

 

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March 5 to 15 | Various locations

 
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Geneva in the days before traffic

a pioneering photography exhibition

There is still time to visit the Pionniers de la Photographie en Suisse romande exhibition at Maison Tavel! Discover images captured in our region, from Geneva to Lausanne, between the years 1840 and 1860 – streets without cars, deserted lakesides, and the ever-present Alps.
You have to see it to believe it.

 

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Until March 29 | Maison Tavel

 
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Festival du Film et Forum International sur les Droits Humains

The international human rights film festival

For 17 years, the Festival du Film et Forum International sur les Droits Humains (FIFDH) is the world’s most important event dedicated to film and human rights. Throughout 10 days, the festival will screen films followed by panels with diplomats, victims, artists, journalists and many others, to discuss and denounce human rights violations wherever they may occur.

 

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March 6 to to 15 | Various locations

 
 
OFF TO THE POLLS
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Off to the polls

A history of Swiss women’s suffrage

It is hard to believe that Swiss women have only been granted the right to vote 60 years ago – or is it? As part of a week-long programme of activities on gender equality, the Parc des Bastions will become the setting for an exhibition of political posters advocating for women’s right to vote.

 

 

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Until March 28 | Parc des Bastions

 
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Festival du Film Vert

For a greener future

Few topics have been as widely discussed in recent months as our impact on the environment. The Festival du Film Vert invites visitors to question their own habits and find sustainable solutions to our many environmental troubles. Film screenings will be complemented by panels and round-table discussions.

 

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From March 23 to 5 April | Various locations

 
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Voix de Fête

Discover up-and-coming French artists

Discover emerging French artists at The Voix de Fête festival, which is back again with an exciting line-up of new artists. Support them and boost your French at the same time.

 

 

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March 16 to 22 | Various locations 

 
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