Mar
16

Drama Process Play – Surbiton

The last round of drama facilitated play for this academic year returns in April! We will meet on the following Sundays: April 22nd; May 6th and 20th ; June 3rd and 17th; July 1st. Group A 2:00 pm; It is aimed at children over 4 years of age. Group B 3:15 pm; It is aimed at children aged 2 to 3.5. Activities are structured so that each child can participate […]

Mar
16

The Greco-German Affair in the Euro Crisis

The book ‘The Greco-German Affair in the Euro Crisis: mutual recognition lost?’, which will form the basis of this discussion, focuses on one of the most highly charged relationships of the Euro crisis, that between Greece and Germany, from 2009 to 2015. It explores the many ways in which Greeks and Germans represented and often insulted one another in the media, how their self-understanding shifted in the process, and how […]

Mar
16

Kalliopi Lemos – All is to Be Dared

Oxenius points that, filtered through verses of the ancient Greek poetess Sappho, Kalliopi Lemos, with All is to Be Dared, explores and unveils the thin space occupied by our most intimate obsessions, our objects of desire; a space that Lemos questions in all its complexity leading us from a soft and tender embrace to its sharpest and most dark edges; a space in which we find our psyche cut open by […]

Mar
16

Rebetiko Cafe: Pre War Rebetiko with Megla

Rebetiko Cafe Sundays are a tribute to the old, simple way of doing things. Come and enjoy a coffee or some food at the intimate Music and Beans on Green Lanes, with a small group of musicians playing acoustic rebetika. One Sunday a month will see a different group playing between 1.30pm and 4.30pm. Music and Beans, 461 Green Lanes, London N4 1HE. FREE ENTRY Contact & info: 020 8352 […]

Mar
16

EU and Greece in the aftermath of the EU crisis

Costas Lapavitsas is a professor of economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, and was elected as a member of the Hellenic Parliament for the left-wing Syriza party in the January 2015 general election. He will be discussing the effect of the Eurozone crisis on Greece and its position within the EU. LSE, Houghton Street, WC2A 2AE London. Old Building of the LSE in […]

Mar
16

Don Juan by Molière

Presented by Theatre Lab Company, translated by Brett Bodemer and directed by Anastasia Revi Theatre Lab Company bring Molière’s DON JUAN to Hoxton Hall. This follows their acclaimed SALOME at Hoxton Hall in February 2017, and recent applauded production of Daphne du Maurier’s JAMAICA INN at Tabard Theatre. Charming… egocentric… atheist… philanderer… recently wed, Don Juan is about to commit adultery against his new wife. Accompanied by his servant, Sganarelle, […]

Mar
16

Once upon a time in Greece

“Plastikes Karekles represent a culture of reinvention as defiant and hopeful as the music itself.” – Song Lines magazine Once Upon a Time in Greece is a Plastikes Karekles project that takes us on a journey through different golden eras of Greek music. Starting from the music of Smyrna and Asia minor, through to Rebetiko, Arhondorebetiko, then more popular Laiko music. We continue our journey making stops at the beautifully […]

Mar
16

Eat my Greek 25th Special

Celebrating the Greek Independance day with Greek food and music, an event to bring everyone together and enjoy the day. There are 2 options for food on the day: Option 1: Fried calamari, Homemade taramosalata, Garlic Mash/ Skordalia, Fried Cod, cabbage and carrot salad, pita bread, seafood mix with rice pilaf. Option 2: Fried pork( tigania), baked potatoes, meat balls, marinated oven baked chicken, cabbage and carrot salad, tzatziki, spicy […]

Mar
16

DJ Harry V from Akanthus Athens to Morton’s Mayfair

DJ Harry V resident DJ of AKANTHUS Club from Athens to London @ MORTON’s Members Club Mayfair! Το Σάββατο 24 Μαρτίου θα έχουμε την χαρά να φιλοξενήσουμε για ένα μόνο βράδυ τον DJ Harry V ο οποίος είναι ο resident dj του μεγαλύτερου Ελληνικού Club στην Ελλάδα το AKANTHUS! Το Akanthus Club αποτελεί επί σειρά ετών τη Νο1 επιλογή διασκέδασης στη νυχτερινή Αθήνα! Το καλοκαιρινό club, χωρητικότητας 3.500 ατόμων βρίσκεται […]

Feb
15

Rebetika at Big Seff

Rebetiko and Laiko fans rejoice! For quite some time there had been no stable place catering for rebetika and laika in a fitting environment in or around London.  This is now likely to change. At Big Seff, Christos Vlahos (bouzouki, vocals), Kostas Voros (guitar, vocals) and Vedat Kafkazian (accordion) will entertain you playing all the much-loved songs that have made you dance, cry and fall in love! Για τους λάτρεις του […]

Feb
05

Holy Pitta Yeeros destroyed in ‘arson attack’

Holy Pitta,  opposite Islington Green, [on Upper Street, ed.] went up in flames in the early hours of this morning. It has remained taped off today with forensics officers combing the burnt-out shop for evidence. The takeaway was closed at the time of the blaze, but medics treated a man and a woman at the scene. Officers were called just before 2.10am and Scotland Yard say an arson investigation has […]

Feb
01

Tsiknopempti at Kilburn

Proper Tsiknopempti celebration with grilled meat and live Greek music. Menu: tzatziki, houmous, melitzanosalata, bougiourdi, cous-cous, chips, souvlaki, lamb-chops, sausage + desert Live music by Laertis and his guitar £25 per person The Black Lion Bar Restaurant, 274 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, NW6 2BY. Reservations: 0207 6241424 & 0742 408 3166