Interviewing Three of the World’s Top Illusionists

The art of magic and illusions has been around since the 1800s with legends like David Copperfield and Harry Houdini setting the bar extremely...

A Q&A with Denis O’Hare

By Mostafa IsmailPhotos courtesy of D-CAF This past month Cairo saw Tony Award winning actor Denis O’Hare perform at AUC’s downtown Falaki Theatre as part...

The Nutcracker Ballet

Cairo Opera Ballet Company and Cairo Opera OrchestraDecember 25th to 31stCairo Opera House – Main HallTime: 8 pmThe Nutcracker Ballet is based...

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...

Ahmed El-Alfy: Propagating Humanism Through Theatre

by Nourhan TawfikNo one today is purely one thing. Labels like Indian, or woman, or Muslim, or American are no more than starting-points,...

A Double Bill performance

8 May, El Falaki Theater, 8 pm. 10 LE  Capharnaüm by Latefa Ahrare - Morocco A special theater double bill featuring a one-woman show that explores...

Selected Spring 2014 Artists Music/theatre – April 2nd till April 24th

Miss Lira, South AfricanLira was born in Johannesburg’s East Rand and grew up listening to Miriam Makeba, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin and Nina Simone....

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...

On the Importance of Being an Arab (Egypt)

6 April at Rawabet Theatre, 1 – 2 pmIn a 50-minute performance Ahmed El Attar takes to the stage as both the subject and...

No Exit (Egypt)

6 & 7 April at Cairo Puppets Theater (Al Arayes), 26 July St. AttabaPerformed by Teatro Egyptian Independent Theatre, the 60-minute play is based...

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