Mar
15

The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra concert for Hellenic Centre’s 25th anniversary

The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra in Residence at the University of Oxford, is delighted to present this concert celebrating the Hellenic Centre’s 25th anniversary. Join the Orchestra and their Music Director Marios Papadopoulos for a special programme celebrating Greece. Artists: Conductor: Marios Papadopoulos Piano: Christodoulos Georgiades Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra Programme to Include: HALEVY (arr. WARD): Overture to La Reine de Chypre SKALKOTTAS: Greek Dances: Epirotikos; Arkadikos; Kleftikos CHRISTODOULOS GEORGIADIS: Anima […]

Mar
15

Tragedy, the Greeks and Us: Simon Critchley and Shahidha Bari

At the New School in New York, where Simon Critchley teaches, ‘Critchley on Tragedy’ is one of the most consistently oversubscribed courses. Now, in Tragedy, the Greeks and Us (Profile) he explains, in often surprising ways, why Greek Tragedies remain so compellingly relevant to modern times, in the way they confront us with things about ourselves we don’t want to believe, but are nevertheless true. Critchley will be in conversation […]

Mar
08

All Cypriots open meeting

This meeting will bring together people supportive of the reunification of Cyprus on the basis of the agreed United Nations framework, as part of an initiative to create a broad based, inclusive, grassroots movement of all Cypriots to campaign for a just and lasting settlement, at this critical moment in the island’s history. We aim to support our Cypriot leaders in their efforts to negotiate a solution of the Cyprus […]

Mar
08

Apokries at Morton’s (in Greek)

Γιορτάστε τις Απόκριες και νoιώστε ότι βρίσκεστε στην Ελλάδα αυτό το Σάββατο 9 Μαρτίου με ένα special Eλληνικό αποκριάτικο πάρτυ στον νούμερο ένα Ελληνικό προορισμό του Λονδίνου το Morton’s Mayfair! Σας προσκαλούμε να φορέσετε τις αποκριάτικες στολές σας και να διασκεδάσετε σε ένα venue specially decorated…..σερπαντίνες, μάσκες, κομφετί και άλλα αποκριάτικα αξεσουάρ θα μοιραστούν Οι γνωστοί και αγαπημένοι σας dj’s όπως πάντα…..DJ Avgoustinos και DJ Manos AKA Mood θα σας […]

Mar
08

Kalvos and the Greek revolution (in Greek)

Η Εταιρεία Πελοποννησίων Μεγάλης Βρετανίας σάς προσκαλεί στην ετήσια ομιλία που διοργανώνει τη Δευτέρα 25 Μαρτίου 2019 στις 7.00 μ.μ. επ’ ευκαιρία του εορτασμού της Επετείου της 25ης Μαρτίου. Ομιλήτρια φέτος θα είναι η Αν. Καθηγήτρια Νεοελληνικής Γλώσσας και Λογοτεχνίας του Πανεπιστημίου της Πάδοβας, Αθηνά Γεωργαντά. Η ομιλία της θα γίνει στα Ελληνικά και έχει τίτλο «Ο Κάλβος και η ελληνική Επανάσταση». Η εκδήλωση θα γίνει στο University of Westminster, […]

Mar
08

Macedonia survey – Take part in an academic project (in Greek)

To euGreeka σας δίνει την ευκαιρία να εκφράσετε την άποψή σας για ένα από τα πιο “καυτά” ζητήματα που απασχολούν την Ελλάδα και τους Έλληνες. Περισσότερες πληροφορίες από τους ακαδημαϊκούς που διενεργούν την εν λόγω έρευνα: Μια σύντομη περιγραφή: Ποια είναι η γνώμη σας για τη συμφωνία των Πρεσπών? Συμφωνείτε με το όνομα ‘Βόρεια Μακεδονία’? Τι πιστεύετε για τα συλλαλητήρια για την Μακεδονία? Ποιο είναι το μέλλον της χώρας μετά […]

Mar
01

Greece – Biography of a Modern Nation

Greece – Biography of a Modern Nation. Roderick Beaton presents his new book, in conversation with Bruce Clark. Professor Beaton’s new book – a history of events, politics, culture, arts, people and ideas – tells the story of the Greek nation-state as well as that of the collective identity that goes with it. Roderick Beaton is Emeritus Koraes Professor of Modern Greek and Byzantine History, Language and Literature at King’s College London. […]

Mar
01

‘Sincerely yours’ – a theatrical performance

The Mirror Theatre presents the theatrical performance “Sincerely yours” The performance is based on excerpts of Franz Kafka’s “Letter To his father”. The Letter is a cerebral, literary reconstruction of Kafka’s measured yet fierce outburst of anguish and disappointment against his authoritarian and oppressive father’s abusive behaviour. The performance is the psychographic depiction of Kafka’s attempt at self-therapy from a traumatised childhood. The two-sided Kafka’s persona confronts the malfunctioning parental […]

Mar
01

Aberdeen Scottish Hellenic Society event

The author, Jennifer Barclay, will be talking to the next meeting of the Aberdeen Scottish Hellenic Society on Friday 15 March at 7.30 pm in the Regent Lecture Theatre, University of Aberdeen. Jennifer is best known for her books Falling in Honey and An Octopus in my Ouzo about her life on the Greek island of Tilos. All welcome.

Mar
01

Manos Hadjidakis; the man, the music

We are excited to be bringing this back to London with a performance at the Vortex Jazz Club on Sunday, March 31st! “Το πρόσωπο του τέρατος και ο φόβος μήπως το συνηθίσουμε” “The face of the monster, and the fear we might grow accustomed to it…” Revealing the profound, at time prophetic, musings of this cherished Greek composer and exploring the range of his music, beyond his most famous achievement […]

Mar
01

Greek Music and the Silver Screen

Music has always been one of the most inspiring and memorable aspects of Greek film. From the actual film score to the musical interludes featuring popular singers and musicians of the time, the melodies of Greek film have become an integral part of Greek culture and live on forever in our memories. Join us on the 12th March for an evening of music from favourite Greek films of all eras. […]

Feb
21

ROCKnROLL Athens is coming to Jaks Kings Road (Zefi Bar)

ROCK n ROLL Athens is coming to Chelsea at Zefi Bar (Jak’s Kings Road)!! Join us for this absolute experience at one of the most classy bars in Chelsea. We are excited to present the Resident DJ of ROCK n ROLL Athens ANDREA KOUNDOURAKI with music inspired from the Saturdays and Sundays in ROCK n ROLL Athens! An event organised by the Greek Vintage Night! TICKETS (ONLINE ONLY): All tickets […]