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Weekend with culture in Cairo, Alexandria: 20-22 April

Ahram Online recommends a number of events taking place this weekend

Ahram Online , Wednesday 19 Apr 2017
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Thursday 20 April

Screening of Everyday life in a Syrian Village by Director Omar Amiralay, 4pm 

Cimatheque, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

14th Festival of Short Films, 6pm

Sawy Culturewheel, Wisdom Hall, 26 July St., Zamalek, Cairo

Cinderella, a children play directed by Lotfy Al-Sayed, 6.30pm

The Cairo Puppet Theatre, Next to the Al-Attaba Metro Station, Downtown, Cairo

The Gentleman Caller play, 8pm

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Falaki Theatre, 24 Falaki St., Downtown, Cairo

Heritage Arab Music Ensemble, 8pm

Al-Gomhoriya Theatre, 12 Al-Gomhouria Street, Abdeen, across from Abdin Palace, Downtown, Cairo

Global Fusion, music concert by Dr. L Sabramaniam, 7pm

Part of an ongoing India by The Nile Festival. Check program here

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria

The Gentleman Caller (Photo: theater performance)

Friday 21 April

Sheikh Ehab Younis music recital, 7.30pm

Sawy Culturewheel, Wisdom Hall, 26 July St., Zamalek, Cairo

Al-Ashq Al-Masmouaa (The Overheard Love) play, 8pm

Miami Theatre, Maarouf St, Qasr A- Nile, Downtown, Cairo

Emdan El Nour troupe music performance, 8pm

Cairo Opera House, open air theatre, Zamalek, Cairo

Jacket Pocket play, 7pm

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Small Hall, Alexandria

Sheikh Emam Younis (Photo: still from performance)

Saturday 22 April

Music Concerts by Ali El-Hilbawy, and Hisham El-Gakh, celebrating Earth Day, 5pm

Greek Campus, 28 Falaki St., Downtown, Cairo

Live Opera Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin” from Metropolitan Opera, 8pm

Cairo Opera House, small hall, Zamalek, Cairo

El-Tanoura Troupe for Cultural Heritage, dancing on live Sufi music, 8pm

Al-Ghouri Caravansary Mohamed Abdou St, off Al-Muaaz St and Al-Azhar St, Cairo

Uncharted Seas, music/dance performance, 8pm

Part of India by The Nile Festival.  Check program here

Alexandria Opera House (Sayed Darwish Theatre), 22, El Horreya Road (formerly Fouad Street), Alexandria

5th India by The Nile Festival

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