Thursday 18 August
Screening of Bollywood film 'Bang Bang!' at Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture, 5pm
Film to be followed by a discussion. Free entry, by registration only. Email: email@example.com
Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture, 3 Abul Feda Street, 2nd floor, Zamalek, Cairo
Amr Al-Guindi to sign his book Entehar bi Ra’ehat Al Koronfol (Suicide with a Scent of Cloves) at Diwan Bookstore, 7pm
Diwan Bookstore, 159, 26th of July Street, Zamalek, Cairo
Karakeeb Al-Sahara… Goya play at Balloon Theatre, 8pm
Balloon Theatre, Agouza, Salah Jahin Hall, Cairo
The Jets Band in concert at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, 8:30pm
The event is part of the 14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Summer Festival, which runs until 8 September. Check the festival’s complete programme here.
Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Open Air Theatre, Alexandria
The Jets (Photo: fragment from the BA promotional material)
Friday 19 August
Spanish Folklore by the Mona Borkhart troupe at Mahka Theatre, 8pm
The event is part of the ongoing Citadel Festival for Music and Singing. Check the full programme here.
Mahka Theatre, Saladin Citadel, Cairo.
Lost and Found by Al-Darb Al-Ahmar Arts School (DAAS) students at Falaki Theatre, 8pm
Check our Art Alert here.
Falaki Theatre, Falaki Street, American University Campus, Downtown Cairo
Concert by Peace of Sound at Magnolia Leaves of Art, 8pm
Peace of Sound is an acoustic duo featuring guitarist and vocalist Tarek El-Assi and pianist and vocalist Silver Caplazi.
Magnolia Leaves of Art, 12 Mohamed Anis Street, off Mohamed Mazhar Street, Ground Floor, Apt No 4, Zamalek, Cairo
Ahmed Hawary (Keko) live performance at Teatro Eskendria, 7pm
Teatro Eskendria, 25 Fouad Street, Raml Station, Alexandria
Lost and Found, April 2014. (Photo: Bassam Al Zoghby)
Saturday 20 August
Exhibition at Picasso Gallery
A group exhibition showcases 40 paintings by 20 artists tackling Egypt and the features of its people as a main theme. The exhibition runs until 24 August.
Picasso Gallery, 30 Hassan Assem off Brazil Street, Zamalek, Cairo
Fi Qalby Ontha Ebreyya (A Jewish Woman in my Heart) play at Hosapeer Theatre, 5pm and 7pm
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Hosapeer Theatre, off Galaa Street, Downtown Cairo
‘Mawteni’ theatrical performance at Creativity Centre, 7pm
Creativity Centre, Al-Amir Taz Palace, 27 Al-Soufeieh Street, Manial, Old Cairo
A play for children at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, 7:30pm
The event is part of the 14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Summer Festival which runs until 8 September. Check the festival’s complete programme here.
Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Small Theatre, Alexandria
(Photo: Part of cover for Fi Qalby Ontha Ebreyya book by Khaoula Hamdi)
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Egypt's arts and culture events of the week: 14-21 August
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