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Happy Holiday Festival: Arts and culture fun in Cairo

The programme, tailored for children, lists a number of shows by magicians, mime artists, and puppeteers, as well as the Egyptian National Circus

Reham El-Adawi, Saturday 20 Jan 2018
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The Egyptian Ministry of Culture's Cultural Development Fund is holding the Happy Holiday Festival at the Hanager Arts Centre (Cairo Opera House Grounds) daily between 18 and 24 January, 11am to 3pm.

The festival includes a number of workshops in drawing, handicrafts and play-dough making, in addition to showing award winning children’s animated movies seen in past editions of the annual Cairo International Children’s Film Festival, organised by the fund.

The programme also offers a number of entertaining shows by magicians, mime artists, and puppeteers, as well as the Egyptian National Circus.

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