May Book Recommendations

Can I Let You Go? By Cathy Glass This true story speaks about the life of 24-year-old Faye, a young woman who may not have...

Leila: An Egyptian Musical with a Live Orchestra

Presenting the audience with a mix between singing, dancing and acting, the Arabic musical Leila, directed by Hany Afifi, aims at reviving the theater...

Art in the Open Air

Under the auspices of the Kafr El Sheikh Governorate and the Balteem Educational Administration as well as the Basamat Society for Plastic Artists, the...

May Movie Releases

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (3D)  Release Date: 3 May Genre: Action, Sci-Fi Director: James Gunn Cast: Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper Synopsis: This Marvel production...

8 Books to Read During Spring Break

If you are a book lover, we know you will be making your way to as many bookstores as possible these days to stock...

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Would you think of yourself as a survivor or someone who did not stand a chance? Darwin’s theory of natural selection is applied in...

Alwan wa Awtar: Transforming the Lives of Children

In 1992, Cairo inhabitants faced a shattering earthquake where many lost their homes along with their humble possessions. Among those were the inhabitants of...

The Kanud: A Hybrid Digital Instrument

Merging two classic string instruments of Arabic music, The Kanud not only brings together traditional elements from both the ‘oud’ and the ‘kanun’, but...

Finnish-Egyptian Musical Bridge Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

Finnish-Egyptian Musical Bridge celebrates its tenth anniversary and a century of Finnish independence with five concerts and a photo exhibition. For almost ten days in...

Nahdet Misr’s Newest Publications

Nahdet Misr Group launched a number of its latest books and publications at the Cairo International Book Fair. This year, the books displayed ranged...

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