Weekend with culture in Cairo, Alexandria: 8-10 September

Ahram Online , Tuesday 6 Sep 2016

Ahram Online highlights a few events that will take place this weekend

Weekend with culture

Thursday 8 September

Inshad at Amir Taz Palace, 7pm

Inshad night with sheikh Waleed Shaheen in celebration of Eid Al-Adha.

Amir Taz Palace, 27 Al-Soufeieh Street, Manial, Cairo

Screening of Bab El Wadaa at Osiris, 7pm

Screening will be followed by a discussion with the filmmakers.

Osiris,1 Hassan Mourad st. from Qasr El Aini, 2nd floor, Garden City, Cairo

AlHadraa at El-Genaina Theatre, 8pm

Check our Art Alert here. 

El-Genaina theatre, Al-Azhar park, Salah Salem road, Cairo

Souad Massi at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, 8.30pm

Closing event of the 14th Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Summer Festival. Check the festival’s complete programme here

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Open Air Theatre, Alexandria

Souad Massi
Souad Massi performs at Bibliotheca Alexandrina in 2014 (Photo: Ati Metwaly)

Friday 9 September

Contemporary Visions group exhibition at Al-Masar Gallery

Group exhibition featuring around 70 artworks from 1939 to the present. The exhibition runs until 22 September.

Al-Masar Gallery, 157 B 26 July street, Zamalek, Cairo

An evening with Mozart, Verdi and Puccini at Cairo Opera House, 8pm

Cairo Opera House, small hall, Zamalek, Cairo

Michelle Rounds Project live at ROOM Art Space, 8pm

ROOM Art Space, 10 Etehaad El-Mohamin Street, Garden City, Cairo

Puppet and shadow theatre performance at Beit El-Seheimy, 8.30pm

The performance is scripted and directed by Nabil Bahgat.

Beit El-Seheimy, Haret El-Darb El-Asfar, Qism El-Gamaleya, Cairo

Michelle Rounds
(Photo: Fragment from Michelle Rounds promotional material)

Saturday 10 September

The Sweetest Haven exhibition at Art Talks

The exhibition features works by artists Adam Henein and Bahaa Amer and runs until 16 September

Art Talks, 8 El Kamel Mohamed Street, Zamalek, Cairo

Al-Tanoura Troupe for Cultural Heritage at Wekalet Al-Ghoury, 7.30pm

Double check with the location prior to attending

Wekalet Al-Ghoury, Al-Ghuri Complex, Fatimid Cairo

Tanoura show (Photo: Courtesy of Mawaweel Festival 2014)

Check our complete listings of arts and culture events for this week:

Egypt's arts and culture events of the week: 4-10 September

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