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Egypt's arts and culture events of the week: 17-24 December

The week is rich in events in Cairo, Alexandria and other cities. Do not miss many Christmas related concerts listed below

Ahram Online , Friday 15 Dec 2017
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Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week
 

Sunday 17 December
 

Film
12pm, 2.30pm, 7.30pm, 10pm

CAIRO

Screening of Loving Vincent

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Film

4pm

CAIRO

Short film program, part of the Meaningless program: On Psychiatry and the Materiality of Film

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Film
5pm

CAIRO

Screening of The Killing of the Sacred Deer

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Music

6pm

CAIRO

Cairo Opera Children Choir

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

Lecture
6pm
CAIRO

“Dendera”, a lecture by Pierre Zingnani, researcher at the French National Institute of Scientific Researches on the excavation mission in Dendera as a metropolitan and architectural monumental city.

French Cultural Institute, Madrasset Al-Huquq Al Frinseya St, Mounira, Cairo

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Killer of Sheep

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of The Journey. Event is part of the "Global Migration Film Festival"

Darb 1718, Kasr El Shamaa street, El-Fakhareen, Old Cairo, behind the Hanging Church, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Village Rockstars

Egyptian Film Critics Association, 36 Sherif Street, Downtown, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Wonder

Zamalek Cinema, 13 Shagaret El Dor Street
Zamalek, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Provocative Product, installations by Eman Ali

Gallery Misr, 4A Ibn Zinky St., Zamalek, Cairo

Music
7.30pm
CAIRO

The Nile Troupe for Folk Instruments, conducted by Abdel-Rahman Al-Shafaai, performs dances and songs from Upper Egypt on mizmar, tabla and other traditional musical instruments.

Beit Al-Seheimi
Al-Muaaz St, Al-Darb Al Asfar Alley, Al-Gamalya District, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Omar Khairat

El Sawy Culturewheel, 26 of July street, River hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Film

8pm

CAIRO

Screening of In the Mood For Love

Room Art Space, 10 Etehad El-Mohamin St., Garden City, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Cairo Steps, Jazz Sufi music (Egypt, Germany)

Cairo Opera House, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Conservatoire concert (The Higher Institute for Music)

Cairo Opera House, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Alexandria Opera band for Arabic Music and Song, with Ehab Abdelhamid

Alexandria Opera House (Sayed Darwish Theatre), 22 El-Horreya Road, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
CAIRO

Qawaaid Al-Ashq Al-Arbaain (The Forty Rules of Adoration), a play based on Elaf Shafaq’s novel with dramaturgy by Rasha Abdel-Moneim and directed by Adel Hassan

Al-Salam Theatre
101 Qasr Al-Aini St, Cairo

Theatre
9pm
CAIRO

Mosafer Al Lail (The Night Traveler), a play written by Salah Abdel Sabour and directed by Mahmoud Fouad

Hanager Arts Centre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Film
7pm
PORT SAID

Screening of withered Green, followed by a Q and A session

Zawya Port Said

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week


Christmas
Christmas concerts fill the stages in Cairo and Alexandria

 

Monday 18 December

 

Film
12pm, 2.30pm, 7.30pm, 10pm

CAIRO

Screening of Loving Vincent

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Film
5pm

CAIRO

Screening of The Killing of the Sacred Deer

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of film Split

Magnolia Leaves of Art, 12 Mohamed Anis street, Zamalek, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of The Mountain Between Us

Zamalek Cinema, 13 Shagaret El Dor Street
Zamalek, Cairo

Exhibition opening
7pm
CAIRO

“Pilgrim Scholar Alexander Csoma de Kőrös,” Heliogravure exhibition showcases
graphics based on coeval illustrations with Alexander Csoma de Kőrös and were made for his 200th anniversary in 1984

Hungarian Cultural Counsellor Office 13 Gawad Hosni St, Abdin, Downtown, second floor, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
CAIRO

Qawaaid Al-Ashq Al-Arbaain (The Forty Rules of Adoration), a play based on Elaf Shafaq’s novel with dramaturgy by Rasha Abdel-Moneim and directed by Adel Hassan

Al-Salam Theatre
101 Qasr Al-Aini St, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Boghdady Band

Cairo Opera House, small hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Zikr and Sufi night

Makan, Saad Zaghloul St, Al-Mounira, Cairo

Music
8.30pm
CAIRO

Estabena – The Mediterranean Music Project Concert

Dawar, 16 Adly St, 3rd Floor, Downtown, Cairo

Theatre
9pm
CAIRO

Mosafer Al Lail (The Night Traveler), a play written by Salah Abdel Sabour and directed by Mahmoud Fouad

Hanager Arts Centre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
9pm
CAIRO

Mahmoud Radidah of Jadal solo performance

Elbet Alwan, Villa 7 at El Morshedy st, from Laselki st, Maadi, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Film
7pm
ISMAILIA

Screening of Withered Green, followed by a Q and A session

Zawya Ismailia

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week


Loving Vincent
(Photo: still from film Loving Vincent)


Tuesday 19 December
 

Lecture and book signing
9am-6pm
CAIRO

Writers Jean-Pierre Filiu (a specialist in the Middle East affairs and contemporary Islam) and David B. will be available to sign The Intimate Enemies, a book they authored about the relationship between the USA and the Middle East.

French Cultural Institute, Madrasset Al-Huquq Al Frinseya St, Mounira, Cairo

Film
12pm, 2.30pm, 7.30pm, 10pm

CAIRO

Screening of Loving Vincent

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Film

4pm

CAIRO

Screening of Killer of Sheep

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Film
5pm

CAIRO

Screening of The Killing of the Sacred Deer

Zawya, 4 Abdel Hamid Said St. Off Talaat Harb St, Downtown, Cairo

Lecture
6pm
CAIRO

A lecture on the art of Siwa Oasis architecture by Architects Emad Farid and Ramez Azmy.

House of Egyptian Architecture 4 Darb Al Labana, El-Darb El-Ahmar, Cairo

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Book and lecture
7pm
CAIRO

As a tribute to Francis McKee’s book, How to Know What’s Really Happening, a lecture “What’s Your Favourite Conspiracy Theory?”will be held. The guests include curator and writer Alia Ayman, writer Francis McKee.

Contemporary Image Collective 22 Abdel Khalek Tharwat St, 4th Floor, Downtown, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Loving Vincent

Zamalek Cinema, 13 Shagaret El Dor Street
Zamalek, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Careful

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Film

7pm

CAIRO

Screening of Chungking Express

ADEF DECA, 143 Street no. 8, Muqattam City, Cairo

Music
7.30pm
CAIRO

Mawawil and Gamalat Shiha present traditional music of the Nile Delta; Nubian Fadeka music and songs with Aragid; traditional Sudanese music; Al-Jaafra music; traditional music from Eritrea.

Makan, Saad Zaghloul St, Al-Mounira, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Eftekasat band

Elbet Alwan, Villa 7 at El Morshedy st, from Laselki st, Maadi, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Evening with the Cairo Opera Company: opera La Serva Padrona followed by “Sinatra and Bocelli”

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

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Okinawa Song and Dance Theatre Company (Japan)

Cairo Opera House, main hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

David Edgar piano recital

Cairo Opera House, small hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Theatre
9pm
CAIRO

Mosafer Al Lail (The Night Traveler), a play written by Salah Abdel Sabour and directed by Mahmoud Fouad

Hanager Arts Centre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Film
6pm
ALEXANDRIA

Screening of The Executioner (Spanish: El Verdugo, 1963)

Teatro Eskendria, 25 Fouad St. Raml Station, Alexandria

Theatre

7pm

ALEXANDRIA

Play titled Rejected

Jesuit Cultural Center, 298 Port Said St., Cleopatra, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week

Surrender
Director Khaled Galal (centre) with the cast of Surrender (Salem Nafsak) play. (Photo: part of promotional material)

Wednesday 20 December
 

Exhibition

closing soon

CAIRO

Amriya by Bryony Dunne, read our Art Alert here. The exhibition continues until 23 December

Medrar, 7 Gamal El-Din Abou El-Mahasen St., Garden City, Cairo

Film

4pm

CAIRO

Screening of Careful

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Book and lecture
7pm
CAIRO

To mark the publication of the interviews book, These Are the Tools of the Present: Cairo – Beirut, (Mophradat/Sternberg), answers the question “What’s Your Favourite Tool?” by novelist and editor Nael Al-Toukhy and writer Francis McKee.

Contemporary Image Collective 22 Abdel Khalek Tharwat St, 4th Floor, Downtown, Cairo

Photography
7pm
CAIRO

Hossam Atef Farouk will be holding a talk sharing his journey as a photographer. Registration required: info@beitelsura.com Attendees are required to arrive by 6.30pm.

Beit el Sura, Building 30, St 15, Maadi, Cairo

Theatre
7.30pm
CAIRO

Performance by ‎Noon Creative Enterprise

British Council, 192 ElNile Street, Agouza, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Fabrica Christmas concert

El Sawy Culturewheel, 26 of July street, River hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Zar music and songs by Mazaher, featuring Umm Sameh, Umm Hassan and Nour Al-Sab.

Makan, Saad Zaghloul St, Al-Mounira, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Zar music and songs by Mazaher Ensemble

Makan, 1 Saad Zaghloul St, Al-Mounira, Cairo

Dance/Music

8pm

CAIRO

El-Tanoura Troupe for Cultural Heritage, whirling dervishes perform to live Sufi music

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

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Evening with the Cairo Opera Company: opera La Serva Padrona followed by “Sinatra and Bocelli”

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

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Okinawa Song and Dance Theatre Company (Japan)

Cairo Opera House, main hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Theatre

7pm

ALEXANDRIA

Play titled The Night of the Eagle’s Disappearance

Jesuit Cultural Center, 298 Port Said St., Cleopatra, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Music

8pm

ALEXANDRIA

Christmas Carols

Collège Saint Marc,
Shatby, Marquise, Alexandria

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week

Amriya
Amriya exhibition by Bryony Dunne (Photo: part of promotional material)

Thursday 21 December
 

Exhibition closing soon

CAIRO

A trio exhibition of paintings by Hanafi Mahmoud, Diaaeddin Dawoud and sculptures by Murad Fakhreddin. The exhibition closes on 23 December

Al Mashrabia, 80 Mohieddin Abul Ezz St, in front of the Shooting Club Gate 3, Dokki, Cairo

Puppet Theatre
6.30pm
CAIRO

Sahsah Lama Yangah (When Sahsah Succeed), a children play to the poetry by Salah Jahin and directed by Salah Al-Sakka

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

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Exhibition opening
7pm
CAIRO

Exhibition of works by Mohammed Tammam. The exhibition will continue until 12 January 2018

Picasso Art gallery, hall 2, 30 Hassan Assem st, off Brazil st. Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

El Takht Ensemble

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

Open Mic

8pm

CAIRO

Stand Up Comedy Open Mic Night

Darb 1718, Kasr El Shamaa street, El-Fakhareen, Old Cairo, behind the Hanging Church, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

National Music Ensemble concert commemorating Farid Al Atrash

Cairo Opera House, main hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

9pm

CAIRO

Do'souka

Room Art Space, 10 Etehad El-Mohamin St., Garden City, Cairo

Music
6pm
ALEXANDRIA

Christmas concert

Teatro Eskendria, 25 Fouad St. Raml Station, Alexandria

Music
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Alexandria Opera Ensemble for Music and Arab Singing: Commemoration of Farid Al Atrash

Alexandria Opera House (Sayed Darwish Theatre), 22 El-Horreya Road, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week

Mohammed Tammam
(Photo: fragment of a painting by Mohammed Tammam)

Friday 22 December
 

Exhibition

closing soon

CAIRO

Traveller Imagination, paintings by Walid Jahin. The exhibition continues until 25 December

Khan El-Maghraby, 18 Mansour Mohamed, Zamalek, Cairo

Various activities

11am-11pm

CAIRO

Throughout the day, Darb 1718 will welcome visitors to take part in various art activities, part of Darb 1718 anniversary celebrations

Darb 1718, Kasr El Shamaa street, El-Fakhareen, Old Cairo, behind the Hanging Church, Cairo

Puppet Theatre
6.30pm
CAIRO

Sahsah Lama Yangah (When Sahsah Succeed), a children play to the poetry by Salah Jahin and directed by Salah Al-Sakka

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

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Macarona Playback Performance

Zen Studio, 31 B, Naguib Mahfouz St. New Nirco Degla, Maadi, Cairo

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Theatre
7.30pm
CAIRO

Performance by ‎Noon Creative Enterprise

British Council, 192 ElNile Street, Agouza, Cairo

Puppet theatre
7.30pm
CAIRO

“Al-Aragouz wa Khayal Al-Zel” (The Shadow Puppet), a free public performance presented by Wamda and directed by Nabil Bahgat.

Al-Muaaz Street, Old Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Eskenderella band

El Sawy Culturewheel, 26 of July street, Wisdom hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
CAIRO

Qawaaid Al-Ashq Al-Arbaain (The Forty Rules of Adoration), a play based on Elaf Shafaq’s novel with dramaturgy by Rasha Abdel-Moneim and directed by Adel Hassan

Al-Salam Theatre
101 Qasr Al-Aini St, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Acoustic Night with Nour Khan

Elbet Alwan, Villa 7 at El Morshedy st, from Laselki st, Maadi, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Egyptian Musical Youth Society

Arabic Music Institute, 22 Ramsis St, Downtown, Cairo

Music

9pm

CAIRO

Mohammad Antar and Art of Maqam

Room Art Space, 10 Etehad El-Mohamin St., Garden City, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Glass Onion band

Cairo Opera House, open air theatre, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Abdel Halim Nowera Ensemble for Arabic Music

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

Theatre

7pm

ALEXANDRIA

El Refak choir performs for Christmas

Jesuit Cultural Center, 298 Port Said St., Cleopatra, Alexandria

Music
7pm
ALEXANDRIA

Oriental tunes with Karim Gamal and Adham Al Malah

Teatro Eskendria, 25 Fouad St. Raml Station, Alexandria

Music
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Flute, harp, and singing recital

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week

The Japanese Okinawa folk troupe
The Japanese Okinawa folk troupe

Saturday 23 December
 

Exhibition closing soon

CAIRO

“Melodies of Conflict,” paintings by Ahmed Farid. The exhibition closes 29 December

Safarkhan, 6 Brazil St, Zamalek, Cairo

Film

4pm

CAIRO

Screening of Adventures of Prince Achmed

Cimatheque Alternative Film Center, 19a Adly Street, Downtown, Cairo

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Dalia Farid Christmas concert

El Sawy Culturewheel, 26 of July street, Wisdom hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Om El Nour Choir

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

Theatre
8pm
CAIRO

Qawaaid Al-Ashq Al-Arbaain (The Forty Rules of Adoration), a play based on Elaf Shafaq’s novel with dramaturgy by Rasha Abdel-Moneim and directed by Adel Hassan

Al-Salam Theatre
101 Qasr Al-Aini St, Cairo

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Cairo Symphony Orchestra’s weekly concert

Cairo Opera House, main hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

8pm

Talents Development Centre concert

Cairo Opera House small hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Music

8.30pm

CAIRO

Gawy band

Room Art Space, 10 Etehad El-Mohamin St., Garden City, Cairo

Music
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Heaven Harp Choir

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria

Scroll to the bottom for the list of recommended exhibitions this week


Karim Francis gallery
(Photo: fragment from Hassan Kamel’s sculptures at Karim Francis Contemporary Art Gallery)

 

Sunday 24 December
 

Theatre
7pm
CAIRO

Sallem Nafsak (Surrender), a play by the students of Actor’s Studio, directed by Khaled Galal. Read more about the play here

Artistic Creativity Centre Theatre, Cairo Opera grounds, Zamalek, Cairo

Music
7.30pm
CAIRO

The Nile Troupe for Folk Instruments, conducted by Abdel-Rahman Al-Shafaai, performs dances and songs from Upper Egypt on mizmar, tabla and other traditional musical instruments.

Beit Al-Seheimi
Al-Muaaz St, Al-Darb Al Asfar Alley, Al-Gamalya District, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
CAIRO

Qawaaid Al-Ashq Al-Arbaain (The Forty Rules of Adoration), a play based on Elaf Shafaq’s novel with dramaturgy by Rasha Abdel-Moneim and directed by Adel Hassan

Al-Salam Theatre
101 Qasr Al-Aini St, Cairo

Music

8pm

CAIRO

Om El Nour Choir

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

Music
8pm
CAIRO

Heritage Arabic Music Ensemble

Arabic Music Institute, 22 Ramsis St, Downtown, Cairo

Theatre
8pm
ALEXANDRIA

Obour w Intesar (Crossover and Victory), a play describes the period between 1967 and the victory of 1973 written and directed by Mohamed Al-Khouly

Beram Al-Tunsi Theatre
Al-Gaish St, Al Azaritah, Qesm Bab Sharqi, Alexandria


Adventures of Prince Achmed
(Photo: still from film Adventures of Prince Achmed)

EXHIBITIONS this week

Exhibition
ongoing
CAIRO

Permanent exhibition of the handicraft centre’s products, including pottery, brass artworks and jewellery.

Al-Ghouri Caravansary
Imam Mohamed Abdou St, off Al-Moaiz St with Al-Azhar, Cairo

Exhibition
ongoing
CAIRO

A permanent exhibition of the centre’s ceramic, brass, jewellery and khayameya products.

Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre
1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo

Exhibition

8 Dec - 15 Feb

CAIRO

Cairo Art Fair III

ArtsMart, km28 Cairo-Alex Desert Road, behind Total gas station, before Dandy mall, Cairo

Exhibition 21Dec - 12 Jan
CAIRO

Exhibition of works by Mohammed Tammam.

Picasso Art gallery, hall 2, 30 Hassan Assem st, off Brazil st. Zamalek, Cairo

Exhibition

12 Nov-24 Dec

CAIRO

An Object Resembling an Artwork, exhibition by Ahmed Shawky Hassan

Townhouse Gallery, 6 El-Nabarawy St., Downtown, Cairo

Exhibition

9  - 23 Dec

CAIRO

Amriya by Bryony Dunne, read our Art Alert here.

Medrar, 7 Gamal El-Din Abou El-Mahasen St., Garden City, Cairo

Exhibition

3 - 24 Dec

CAIRO

Diary of the Ivory Tower, by Nazir El-Tanbouli and Aliaa El-Greedi

Gallery El-Asema, 11 Youssef Kamel St., El-Gezira El-Wosta St., Zamalek, Cairo

Exhibition

Until 19 Dec

CAIRO

Hall 1: Waterscape, paintings by Mohamed Ghanem

Hall2: Spectra, photography by Khaled Abul-Dahab

Picasso Gallery, 30 Hassan Assem St., Brazil, Zamalek

Exhibition

10 - 30 Dec

CAIRO

Shadow of the Soul, paintings by Gaby

Gallery Grant, 6 El-Gomhouriya St., Abdeen, Cairo

Exhibition

Until 21 Dec

CAIRO

Graphic Design Program Senior Show

Sharjah Art Gallery, AUC New Campus, Road 90, New Cairo

Exhibition

12 - 25 Dec

CAIRO

Traveller Imagination, paintings by Walid Jahin

Khan El-Maghraby, 18 Mansour Mohamed, Zamalek, Cairo

Exhibition

17 Dec - tba

CAIRO

Provocative Product, installations by Eman Ali

Gallery Misr, 4A Ibn Zinky St., Zamalek, Cairo

 

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