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The competition, which accepts entries in the fields of music performance and singing, is organised by the Cultural Development Fund
The famed vocal trio spoke to Ahram Online ahead of a special concert where they will feature three guests
The concerts are part of the reopening programme of the Dubai Opera after it had been shut down for four months due to the coronavirus pandemic
Established by violinist Khaled Saleh, the Isis String Orchestra is a continuation of the Osiris String Orchestra which suspended activities in 2018
The orchestra and choir, including youth ensembles, are conducted by Nayer Nagui and the music is arranged by Rageh Daoud
The discussion was organised by the UN Chamber Music Society of the United Nations Staff Recreation Council (UNCMS) in partnership with UN75 and UNESCO
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Taking place from 23 to 31 October at the luxury resort of El-Gouna, the festival will hold many activities at outdoor venues, including the opening and closing ceremonies, with minimal capacity and virtual capabilities
The festival runs from 10 to 19 September and will include both physical and digital screenings
The Amman International Film Festival will take place between 23 and 31 August, after it was moved from April
Eligible Arab filmmakers have until 11 August to submit their projects
The doodle marks the birth in 1908 of the actress, producer and director
The festival's 77th edition will take place between 2 and 12 September inviting the audience to indoor and outdoor venues on the island of the Lido in the Venice Lagoon
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The exhibition is organised by Cairo's Mashrabia Gallery of Contemporary Art
Most of the venues scheduled for reopening operate under the culture ministry
The museum reopens its galleries on Saturday 27 June.
Allam's last creative intervention, featuring Abdel Halim Hafez, was a few days ago in Cairo's Faisal Street. He is eyeing Maadi neighbourhood for an upcoming performance soon
Artist and and head of the painting department at the Faculty of Fine Arts Sameh Al-Banany (1945-2020) passed away a few ...
The Facebook initiative 'Stay Home: Draw Home' encourages professionals and amateurs to use their time at home to creative ends
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The adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet explores the concept of revenge in an Upper Egyptian setting
The performance will take place at the Cairo Opera House's open-air theatre
Mahmoud Reda, a pioneer of folk dance, passed away on 10 July at the age of 89
The project is in part based on the book 'Stories of the Land and its Children' by Mohamed Nabil, which recounts many heroic stories
The venues reopening its doors include Cairo National Theatre, El-Ghad Theatre, Alexandria's Bayram El-Tunisi Theatre, among others
'Al-Motafael', the National Theatre’s most successful play last season, is based on Candide, a novella by French writer Voltaire
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The world's leading streaming service has revealed the first photos from the upcoming first Arabic Original series shot in Egypt
The exclusive group of film journalists that awards the Golden Globes was accused Monday of sabotaging non-members while ...
Sony net profit jumps 53.3% in Q1 but virus clouds annual outlook
Nominations revealed for the 72nd prime-time Emmys Awards; the first major entertainment honors to unfold amid the coronavirus' disruption
The film, one of the first Arabic movies to premier on a video-on-demand platform, is directed by Mohamed Gamal Al-Adl and stars Yousra and Asser Yassin
The show is based on Ma Waraa Al-Tabeea, a bestselling series of horror books by late novelist Ahmed Khaled Tawfik
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Ayoub took 56 air steps, breaking the previous world record of 51 steps, said the global foundation.
The Republic of Korea’s new ambassador Hong Jin-wook, appointed by President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in ...
Newly named Russian Ambassador to Egypt Georgy Borisenko was welcomed this week by a delegation of the Egyptian Association of Graduates from Russian and Soviet Universities, discussing means to enhance bilateral ties
A discussion panel, composed of an array of English journalism experts, evaluated “Epicure,” a food magazine designed by mass communication students
Teaming up with the Voluntary Work Ambassadors Foundation for Sustainable Development, African Dream will focus on marginalised and poor African communities in Egypt
Egyptian Culture Minister Ines Abdel-Dayem has issued a decree appointing Heba Mahmoud Youssef as the director of the ...
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Over the past years, Said El Artist has become among the most sought after tabla players in Egypt and the Arab region
Rania Khallaf celebrates the visual body language that Sarah El Samman’s paintings speak
The Alexandria Opera House is hosting a series of events during the month of August as part of the culture ministry's summer programme
The Cairo Opera House is hosting a series of events during the month of August starting with Black Theama on Wednesday, a day before Ali El-Haggar's concert
Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan said Sunday he had been discharged from hospital, three weeks after being admitted with ...
Egypt resumed public cultural activities last month as part of phase one of the country's cautious reopening following the COVID-19 lockdown
The concert will be attended by the limited number of audience, and will be live-screened online
AbuTaleb will be accompanied by Samer George and together they will perform their originals and covers in addition to a new song with Lylit
The entertainment capital of India may be reeling under the coronavirus onslaught, but its celebrity inhabitants are being ...
In a rap scene dominated my men, women's voices are starting to make waves in Morocco.
Olivia de Havilland, the doe-eyed actress beloved to millions as the sainted Melanie Wilkes of "Gone With the Wind,'' ...
At a moment of unprecedented tension, Nihal Wahby recalls the Egyptian painting pioneer who expressed the spirit of beauty binding Egypt and Ethiopia
The concert is being organised by the Beit Al-Oud Al-Arabi (The Arabic Oud House)
The 42nd edition of CIFF will be held 19 to 28 November under strict precautionary measures amid the Covid-19 pandemic
British actress Tilda Swinton and Hong Kong director and producer Ann Hui will receive lifetime achievement awards at ...
But it will be an altered experience for moviegoers: online-only ticket sales, shuttered snack bars, and social-distancing during screenings as worries over COVID-19 persist
Most of the festival's activities are being planned for outdoors venues, including the opening and closing ceremonies
The foundation confirms it will continue supporting select films and projects as part of its various grants programmes
Egypt re-launched culture activities two weeks ago after a four-month suspension amid the coronavirus shutdown
'Eslami Ya Misr' is one of a number of cover songs Mohsen launched with music producer and pianist Yehia Youssef over a month ago
While the cinema drive-in may have gotten a boost as lockdowns gradually come to an end amid the COVID-19 outbreak, in ...
Twitter Inc disabled a campaign-style video that President Donald Trump retweeted on Saturday, citing a copyright complaint. The ...
Nesma Abdel-Aziz will perform with her troupe at the newly erected open-air location
Abdel-Halim Nowira Arabic Music Troupe will feature singers Ghada Adam and Hasnaa in one of the earliest concerts after the recent relaunching of public culture activities
Tunisia's Emel Mathlouthi released an epic quarantine performance of freedom anthem 'Kelmti Horra,' bringing together musicians, actors, singers and dancers from across the globe
In Jerry Maguire, she played Tom Cruise's fiancee Avery Bishop, then co-starred opposite Kevin Costner in For Love of the Game
Several of opera's biggest stars beamed in from around the world on Saturday to announce the Metropolitan Opera's ...
Both were moved to the Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai despite showing only mild symptoms and the father-son duo appealed to their millions of fans to stay calm
Hollywood star Johnny Depp accused his ex-wife Amber Heard of lying about him beating her up, and told London's High ...
El Nafikha brass quintet's repertoire includes musical medleys and songs arranged for the ensemble by the trumpeter Mohamed Sawwah
The first two concerts will feature Arabic music and singing ensembles
One of the first event held by the Cairo Opera after reopening of cultural activities, the concert will feature violin soloist Laura Virtanen-Amin
Paris tour guide Katia Besnard Rousseau said she has had no groups to show around since France gradually started coming out of its strict two-month lockdown in May
Tony Award-nominated actor Nick Cordero, who specialized in playing tough guys on Broadway in such shows as ``Waitress,'' ...
Ennio Morricone, the Oscar-winning Italian composer who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western ...
The 84 performances of 30 different plays and theatrical works will take place at the open air stage in the Cairo Opera House grounds and at state theatres
For the first time ever, Lebanon on Sunday hosted its annual music festival in the ancient northeastern city of Baalbek ...
The U.N.'s cultural agency UNESCO has warned that its name and logo are being illegally emblazoned on false documents ...
Fellow musicians and fans alike are criticizing country artists who performed at outdoor concerts this weekend where social ...
Black power, suffering and the fight for justice took center stage at the BET awards on Sunday, the first Black celebrity ...
Dozens of filmmakers and critics have offered condolences over the loss of the popular writer
Titled 'Serendipity', the new solo exhibition will open on 1 July
The director, who lost her father living in Canada to the COVID-19 disease, admits "what scares me the most" is that mankind has learned nothing from this crisis
The Rolling Stones are threatening President Donald Trump with legal action for using their songs at his rallies despite ...
The film was awarded Best Film and Best Director (Elia Suleiman) during the Virtual Cannes Market
Motored by the Arab Cinema Centre, the initiative is a microsite held within the Telescope Film website
Announced during the Virtual Cannes Market, Sabry's win comes for her role in Tunisian production Noura's Dream (2019)
The lock-down had cost Louvre about 40 million euros in lost ticket office revenue, while Musee d’Orsay's losses prompt it to hope for special support from the state

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