Riham El-Saadany and the women in her work

  Seeing Riham El-Saadany as she moves amidst her paintings, art fans can tell they are about to explore a very special world. ...

Ladder to Damascus

by Eleonora Vio The retrospective of the movie, which had its premiere in Toronto Film Festival in 2013, was going to take place...

The Forty Rules of Love: A timeless love story

by Marwa Farouk Bela Lugosi, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film, said: “People, chained by monotony, afraid to think, clinging to...

The Nutcracker Ballet

Cairo Opera Ballet Company and Cairo Opera Orchestra December 25th to 31st Cairo Opera House – Main Hall Time: 8 pm The Nutcracker Ballet is based...

AUC Press Books Internationally Recognized

Two of The American University in Cairo Press books have been internationally recognized as distinguished works of 2016. The Financial Times selected No Knives in the Kitchen...

Miramar by Naguib Mahfouz

By Alia Moustafa  Summed up in a few words: This is Egypt. Miramar, a novel by the well-known Nobel Prize winner Naguib Mahfouz, has all...

12 Cultural Venues in Ramadan

1. Beit Zeinab Khatoun Hidden in one of the alleys of the old Islamic city; is one of the most remarkable houses that have managed...

Artellewa Activities for Ramadan

At Artellewa, our Ramadan days start from 11 am to 5 pm, and the library will be open every day except Sundays and Mondays. There...

Remembering Alexander Saroukhan

By Yasmine Nazmy Armenian-Egyptian caricaturist Alexander Saroukhan – today considered one of the founding fathers of the art of caricature in Egypt – can be...

Zawaya & The Hour of Curfew (Egypt)

5 April at El Warsha at 9 pm and midnight  This performance is a 120-minute combination of theatre, music and storytelling in Arabic with English...

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