Arts & Culture
14th Panorama of the European Film at Zawya Cinema
Do you want to expand your watch list? Then, head to Zawya Cinema & Zamalek Cinema to watch award-winning features and documentaries from Europe and Cairo. Click here for the complete guide.
The Panorama will take place from the 17th of November until the 26th of November. Tickets at Zawya range from 50 LE to 60 LE, while at Zamalek Cinema, tickets go from 75 LE to 150 LE.
'Clôture De L'amour' Play at Rawabet Arts Space
Written by the renowned Pascal Rambert, Clôture De L’amour first premiered at the 2011 Festival d’Avignon in France. This world-famous play will be performed on Rawabet Arts Space’s stage with its Egyptian adaptation by talented actors Mohamed Hatem and Nanda Mohamed.
via Egypt Today
“Swan Lake” Ballet at Cairo Opera House
All the way from Russia, St. Petersburg Classical Ballet Theater will perform at Cairo Opera House. A Russian ballet performance is brought to you in your motherland! You don’t have to think twice about it; just purchase your ticket through this link.
Performances run from Wednesday, the 17th of November until Friday, the 19th of November, at the Opera’s Main Hall.
Downtown Comedy Night Vol.4 at Egyptian Center for Culture & Arts
Do you want to spend a different Thursday night? Egyptian Center for Culture & Arts presents Downtown Comedy Night for the fourth time. Don’t miss the chance of starting your weekend with some laughter with stand-up comedians Mohamed Morgan, Mohamed Kamtcho, Mohamed Alaa, Adbo Ahmed, and Salma El Najar.
The show starts at 8:00 pm, and tickets cost EGP 100. For more information, click here.
Pre-Event of the Japanese Film Festival Online
If you’re into anime or Japanese culture, this event is for you! The Japanese Foundation in Egypt presents a pre-event for the Japanese Film Festival. It will screen five of last year’s film festival for free from the comfort of your own place, so here’s what you can look up to.
These movies will be available starting the 15th of November at 10 am until the 21st of November at 4:45 pm. You can watch any of them at any given moment during this period. So grab yourself some snacks and a cosy seat, and don’t forget to register through this link.
Afifa Albiey’s Exhibition at Picasso Art Gallery
Art always makes people feel united, and Iraqi artist Afifa Albiey’s exhibition is showcased at Picasso Art Gallery. Her unique art makes her stand out in the art scene, not to mention that she is known for her influential and revolutionary figures.
Don’t miss her ‘Landmarks of Estrangement’ exhibition until the 26th of November, daily except Sundays. For more information, head to the gallery’s official Facebook page.
via Egypt Today
Hicham Rahma’s Exhibition at Picasso Art Gallery
If you didn’t get the chance to visit his exhibition last weekend, this is your call! Picasso Art Gallery is offering you another art exhibition by Hicham Rahma’s ‘Lunar Carnival’. It’s great how each artist has a different perspective and demonstrates it differently.
The exhibition started on the 7th of November, and it’s ongoing until the 26th of November. It is open from 10:30 am until 9:00 pm daily except Sundays. For more information, visit the gallery’s page on Facebook.
Haramiea ElJebna Play at El Sawy Culturewheel
El Sawy Culturewheel never stops providing us with unique performances. El Oujouh Elgadeda Troupe will perform on the 20th of Saturday. This play was written and directed by Mahmoud Mostafa Mahgoub.
Tickets cost EGP 40, and the show will be held from 6:00 om until 7:15 pm. Book your tickets now through this link!
Hawas at Zamalek Theater
Producing its own music, the Egyptian band, Hawas, will be performing their incredible music at Zamalek Theater on Thursday, the 18th of November.
The concert starts at 7:00 pm, and standard tickets cost EGP 150, while EGP 600 can get you four seats. Get your tickets through this link.
via Zamalek Theater
Extra Bass Vol 1 at Family Park
Gather your friends this Friday, and head to Family Park for an unforgettable day with some underground artists featuring Massar Egbari, Autostrad, Aziz Maraka, El Morabaa, and Disco Misr! What an exciting performance to look forward to, right?
The concert starts at 1:30 pm, and ticket prices range from EGP 300 to EGP 700. For more information, check the event on Facebook.
via Extra Bass
El Joker at Zamalek Theater
This weekend is here to suit all tastes of music! The rap scene features El Joker this Friday at Zamalek Theater at 7:00 pm. So if you’re singing ‘Rakam Wahed Da Mesh Enta’ through your head, buy your tickets through this link.
Standard tickets cost EGP 235, while EGP 920 can get you four seats. For more information, check the event on Facebook.
via Tickets Mall
Ghalia Benali at Zamalek Theater
Although summer concerts have their own taste, winter concerts bring a different hype! Tunisian singer, Ghalia Benali, will perform at Zamalek Theater this Saturday. However, she’s not going to entertain us by herself this weekend; this concert also features the unique musical group, El-Masreyeen.
Tickets range from EGP 250 to EGP 1400, and the concert starts at 7:00 pm. Purchase your ticket through this link.
via Tickets Mall
Omar Sherif 15th Anniversary, Mohasseb, Ashmawy at Cairo Jazz Club 610
Landing gigs abroad, Omar Sherif managed to gain a reputation internationally as a DJ and producer. This is why he’ll be at Cairo Jazz Club 610 to celebrate 15 successful years of being on the scene! He will be performing alongside his tribe, Mohasseb & Ashmawy.
Click here for more information.
Billie Eilish Tribute Night at Room Art Space Garden City
Isn’t it lovely all alone? Enjoy your favourite Billie Eilish songs at Room Art Space Garden City this Thursday! Grab your friends, and expect a mesmerising night full of wonderful melodies!
Tickets cost EGP 150, and you can easily purchase them at the venue or through this link.
Strawberry Swing at The Tap East
Another tribute brought to you by Strawberry Swing at The Tap East this Friday! Strawberry Swing will perform Coldplay’s beautiful songs and fill your weekend with some lovely tunes!
For reservations, message them through their Facebook page.
via The Tap East
Zeal at ROOM Art Space New Cairo
Are you ready for a mesmerising weekend? ROOM Art Space brings you a night full of electric guitars, drums, and lights featuring Zeal’s performance this Saturday from 9:00 pm to 11:30 pm.
Tickets cost EGP 150, and you can purchase them here.
Yalla Agala Ride at Moaaz Street
Imagine this: a fresh morning breeze on a Friday, Moaaz Street, your bicycle, and company. Yalla Agala is organising a bicycle ride this Friday at 7:30 am, and you should definitely reserve your spot through this link.
The good part is that if you don’t own a bicycle, you can rent one from them for EGP 30 only! Check out their event for more information.
via Yalla Agala
Experimental Music Production Workshop at Darb 1718
Sometimes we wonder, “How are these musical tunes produced?” Conducted by Asmaa Azouz, Experimental Music Production Workshop will start on Thursday, the 18th of November at Darb 1718 to provide you with all the basics of music production.
Head to the event on Facebook, and read all the details you need to reserve your spot.
via Darb 1718
Full Moon Sound Bath Meditation at Osana Family Wellness
If you’re still wondering how to relax this weekend, Osana Family Wellness’ one-day workshop has your back. Relaxation is usually associated with yoga, and this workshop will provide you with a start-up kit of some basics of sound therapy and meditation.
This workshop is on Friday, the 19th of November, and you can reserve your spot here.