5th CARAVAN FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS 9 -16 May 2013

An artistic program of premier Middle Eastern and Western Artists using the Arts as a bridge for inter-religious and intercultural dialogue

Adli Rizk’s Art for Children

When everything around seems to lack discipline, when doing the wrong is becoming the norm and doing the right is becoming the exception, it gets more tricky for parents to teach their kids life values and raise them well.

NEGMO” album release is certain to shake-up beachside dance floors this summer

  By Maha ElNabawi Artwork by: Amira Mehrez Local musician, Negmeddin Shaheen, just wants you to have fun. If you were to listen to his range of...

Les Miserables in Egypt’s Theaters

The new release of ‘Les Misérables’ in its musical form underlines two important issues: Artistically, the movie stages a new comeback for musicals that associates with tragedy rather than comedy. Culturally, it bears on a revolution-stricken region that remains concerned about whether the revolutionary movements will hit their targets.

From the Art Scene

This is a complex project in which the artist is dealing with heritage and social issues deep-rooted in the different societies of the Mediterranean basin as the understanding of religion, homeland, shame and forbidden things, gender, reality and what is behind it.

An Experimental Band that meshes Folklore with Western Electro

Egyptian Project is the name of an experimental band that meshes folkloric music from the deepest Egyptian tradition and the Western electro-music and trip-hop beats. It is a joint venture between a French city like Nantes and the Egyptian capital Cairo, between elder Egyptian musicians and younger French ones, between primordial rituals and a modern soul.

What’s Cooking in Music?

Music Matbakh - not just acoustic fusion, but also a successful experiment in cross-cultural awareness and understanding.by Asma AlsharifA violin player from Egypt, a Oud...

Blending Oriental and Western Jazz

I came across the band only last year, but haven’t been able to quit attending their concerts ever since; it somehow became an addiction! By...

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