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...

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...

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...

No Exit (Egypt)

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

On the Importance of Being an Arab (Egypt)

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

Le Prince Séquestré (France/Egypt)

8 & 9 April at El Warsha at 7 pm ‘Le Prince Séquestré’ , a 60-minute performance, follows an encounter between two friends who haven’t...

Ahmed El-Alfy: Propagating Humanism Through Theatre

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

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

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

A Q&A with Denis O’Hare

By Mostafa Ismail Photos 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...

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...

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