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The new dates will be announced after the return of the cultural and cinematic public activities
Al-Ahram Weekly sums what to look forward to in theatres an unusual Eid season
The festival's second edition will take place virtually in the last week of May
Some of the country's most popular actors; Samir Ghanem, Dalal Abdel-Aziz, Donia and Amy Samir Ghanem ask for prayers as they suffer from the global pandemic
The iconic Egyptian actor was born on 28 April 1946 and died on 11 August 2015
A showcase of the performers’ abilities and directed by Darius Marder, film Sound of Metal looks into the tragedy of deafness that strikes a musician
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The violinist and composer worked with many renowned musicians while his unique technique is taught internationally
Since the 70s, Salama wrote scores and songs for many classic films like Afwah W Araneb, Habibi Da'eman, Al-Nemr El-Aswad and Leila Baka Feha Al Qamar
Fatma Said is one of Egypt’s brightest stars of classical music, with a portfolio that includes a series of significant international accomplishments
Born in 1938, El-Attar, whose career flourished in the 1960s, is known for many well-known songs like 'Efresh Mandilak', 'Amary Ana', 'Ward El-Ganayen' and others
The performance included 16 enchanting songs that “infuse traditional Arabic Fusha music with cross-cultural aesthetics that tie the past, present, and future” as explained
A showcase of the performers’ abilities and directed by Darius Marder, film Sound of Metal looks into the tragedy of deafness that strikes a musician
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Sponsored by the Saudi General Entertainment Authority, Madraset Al-Moshaghbeen in coloured form will be available on Shahid starting from the Fitr Feast
The documentary will feature Manal and Nathalie Issa depicting Syrian sisters Yusra and Sarah Mardini, alongside Egyptian actor Ahmed Malek, Syrian actor Kinda Alloush, and others
Season 1 has been downloaded more than 12 million times
Arabeit Al-Kheir (Car of Good) roams the streets of Cairo to distribute hot iftar meals to people-in-need throughout the holy month of Ramadan
Starring the Lady of Arab Theatre Samiha Ayoub, Al-Tawous features Sahar El-Sayegh in the role of a working class girl who becomes a causality of a gang rape in a hotel
Over 30 television series will be screened during the Holy Month of Ramadan this year
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British pop star singer Dua Lipa joined the trending #SaveSheikhJarrah hash-tag on Saturday with a photo on her Instagram; Legendary rock star Roger Waters of Pink Floyd described Israel as 'an apartheid state'
Launched by president Sisi, the initiative aims at improving life of the most vulnerable communities in 1500 Egyptian rural villages
The festival will open on 26 April and continue until 1 May, 2021 at the Tahrir Cultural Centre and Factory Space's venues
Organised by the culture ministry, the annual event garnered much attention from families and youngsters in previous editions
The long-standing assistant director and director Manal Ebrahim’s unique exhibition which took place last March bears witness to the Egyptian independent theatre and beyond
Among the honoured artists were conductor Nader Abbassi, composer Hesham Nazih, actresses Youssra and Amina Khalil, among others
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The 17th Biennale Architettura revealed several details of the event that will take place between 22 May and 21 November 2021
Brain child of Haytham Nawar, this year's Cairotronica was themed 'Data Fiction' and took place across two venues: Factory space and Tahrir Cultural Centre (26 April - 1 May)
Al-Idressi’s artistic harvest filled the halls of the Nile Gallery in Zamalek last March
The book is written by Conchita Añorve-Tschirgi and Ehsan Abushadi, with photography by Nour El-Refai
The Fair's seventh edition will take place between 7 and 10 April
Ibn Al-Balad and Arous Al-Nil will be offered at Sotheby's online auction at the end of March
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Aleksey Tevanyan, head of the Russian Cultural Centre in Cairo, pointed out that Mohamed Nasr El-Gebaly’s work in Moscow had a great impact on the development of cultural relations between Egypt and Russia
The thrust of the discussion resulted in unpacking and examining the multiple thresholds of women and girls in higher education and employment in STEM fields in Egypt
The workshops should help the integration of Egyptian workers into German society, overcoming obstacles that usually arise due to cultural and linguistic differences
The two countries are preparing to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the start of diplomatic relations between them in 2022 through cooperation in tourism
Abi Rached advocates for the forcibly displaced across the world
Russian professor and scientist Vladimir Filippov is the former Russian minister of education and president of the Russian University for Friendship among Peoples for 20 years
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The 22nd edition of the Arab region's first festival for documentaries and short films is scheduled to take place after two weeks
Apple says EU view is 'opposite of fair competition' (Adds Vestager comment from news conference)
Nomadland (2020) won Oscars for Best Achievement in Directing (Chloé Zhao), Best Motion Picture of the Year and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Frances McDormand)
Here are the winners in all categories at the Oscars 2021, which were handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday
The Danish film "Another Round" -- a dark existential comedy about the joys and dangers of being drunk -- on ...
A series of events across many venues will be featured within Cervantes Institute's Ramadan Nights, an initiative launched in cooperation with the Cultural Development Fund
Mounir will give a concert at the Cairo Opera House where he performed for over four decades
The Academy Awards, or Oscars, will be handed out at a ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday and broadcast live on ABC television.
The Oriental lute is making a comeback in Iran after decades in the shadows as musicians reconnect with an instrument ...
A "teeny-tiny" red carpet, no invitations for Hollywood's most powerful moguls, and a "central" ...
Bahgaga fuses songs with light acting, presenting the repertoire in a humorous manner
The competition was organised by the Freedom Centre for Creativity in Alexandria
'What we don't know about Mariam' is the second short film for the young director after his multi awarded debut 'Henet Ward'
The MENART FAIR will showcase works by Middle Eastern and North African artists and will take place between 27 and 30 May
U.S. recession drama "Nomadland", about a community of van dwellers, was the big winner at Britain's BAFTA ...
Kornienko was in Egypt to attend a ceremony on 9 April celebrating the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s first space flight
DMX, the hardcore hip-hop star whose raw, snarling raps chronicled the struggles of the American street and his own inner ...
In addition to her recent patriotic documentaries, Sandra Nashaat's filmography includes eight long narrative films, most seeing wide commercial success
The exhibition titled 'Happy Islands?' is Magrini's last body of works, created shortly before his recent passing
Wa’fet Regala is becoming one of the most watched films ever in newly established Saudi Arabian theaters
Mohamed El-Mougy's orchestra will introduce a selection of well memorised romantic and patriotic songs of the iconic Egyptian singer
The original painting, “The Journey of Humanity” by British artist Sacha Jafri, holds the Guinness World Record ...
Modern African music is altering perceptions of the continent as part of a global cultural shift that marks a "big ...
Netflix Inc on Monday landed 35 Academy Award nominations for 16 films, including "Mank" and "The Trial ...
The nominees for the 93rd Academy Awards has been unveiled on Monday
Here are the nominees in key categories for the 93rd Academy Awards, to be handed out in Hollywood on April 25
Prine won two posthumous Grammys for best American roots song and best American roots performance, a year after receiving a lifetime achievement award at the Grammys
Here is a list of nominees in the major categories for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards, which will be handed out later on Sunday
In the presence of ambassadors and with 140 photography participants from around the world, the Cairo photo week’s second edition opened with the theme of “Depth off Field”
The concert is part of the AUC Center for the Arts' 'Spring 21 Concerts' series
A hundred years since Charlie Chaplin directed and starred in his first feature-length film “The Kid”, some ...
Egyptian composer Ali Sharaf's newly-fomed band will perform his arrangements for some memorised tunes of Baligh Hamdi, Mohamed Abdel-Wahab, and the Rahbani brothers
The evening will include works by Lutoslawski, Chopin, and Penderecki
Under the theme 'Romantic Night' the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Orchestra will feature soprano Amira Selim
Askalany's new exhibition titled 'What If?' showcases a selection of his sculptures
A music video on an Iranian entertainment app that includes an appearance by a U.S. porn actress has prompted outrage ...
A Moroccan landscape painted by Winston Churchill and owned by Angelina Jolie sold at auction on Monday for more than ...
Dolly Parton has written hundreds of songs over her decades-long career and it turns out her tune “Jolene” ...
The cultural activities have started gradually to reopen in the country. The reopening has included theatres, museums, ...
The cultural activities have started gradually to reopen in the country. The reopening has included theatres, museums, ...
American University in Cairo Sat 6, 10am-1pm: Now is your chance to explore online AUC’s 40 majors and 55 minors, ...
All films screened in commercial cinemas are changed on Wednesday. Generally, shows begin at 10:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, ...
The Golden Globes for film and television, organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, were handed out at a ...
Of course, there were the usual confounding results and baffling snubs, compounded here by some epic Zoom fails
The performance, which is based on the myth of Isis and Osiris, is directed and choreographed by Karima Bedeir
Under the helms of Egypt’s ministers of antiquities, tourism, and culture, the performance of the Copenhagen underground band was organised by French media platform Cercle
The cultural activities have started gradually to reopen in the country. The reopening has included theatres, museums, ...
A print of “Girl With Balloon” by Banksy and a photograph of supermodel Kate Moss are among top attractions ...
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