Greek Collective at Il Fornello

Saturday, 27 May 2017; 8:30pm

Rebetika, Laika and Traditional music with the Greek Collective. One of their last events for the season. Greek wines, nibbles, pikilia, ouzo and tsipouro. For tables near the band please give them an early call or email as these events tend to sell out. Event page: Greek Collective. Reservations 0796 317 6433. Il Fornello, 150 Southampton Row, Russell Square, London WC1B 5AN More relevant events coming up: Sunday, 17th June, evening, […]

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The Lie

Sat, 7 Oct 2017; 5:30pm & 8:30pm.

A theatre comedy with some of the best known Greek actors! Presented by Prosopa Events. The story: One evening two couples meet for a dinner. Alice and Paul have been friends for years with Michel and Lauren. Alice saw Michel kissing with another woman. Will she tell Lauren about it? What will happen by the end of the night? A comedy for everyone who is looking for the truth, but they would […]

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Transformations of Energy workshop

Sun, 11 & Mon, 12 Jun 2017; 11:00am - 5:00pm.

KITE Music warmly welcomes the acclaimed Stamatis Eftstathiou (director & researcher, performer’s trainer, performer and writer) from Atropos Theatre for a rare Theatre of Connection introductory Workshop, under the title “Transformations of Energy”. The workshop is addressed to professional and amateur actors and performers who are interested in anthropological theatre, in Butoh dance, in spiritual and in sacred traditions, and in voice and singing –all aspects that concern Atropos’s central […]

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Cypriot Wine Festival with Yiannis Ploutarchos

Sunday 28 & Monday, 29 May 2017

‘To Kalitero Paidi’ Yiannis Ploutarchos live at #CyWineFest2017. The organisers of the Cyprus Wine Festival and Parikiaki newspaper are thrilled to announce that Yiannis Ploutarchos will be headlining this year’s event at London’s Lee Valley Athletics Centre! Sunday 28th & Bank Holiday Monday 29th May 2017! They’re gearing up and getting ready for the 35th annual celebration of all things #Cypriot. In conjuction with #ParikiakiNewspaper we invite you to join in on […]

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Hellenic Nights parties at Morton’s Mayfair

Fridays and Saturdays

Μοναδικά και πολύ Ελληνικά Παρασκευο-Σαββατό-βραδα κάθε εβδομάδα στην καρδιά του MAYFAIR μέχρι τις πρώτες πρωινές ώρες, στο MORTON’S Mayfair Club! Μετατρέπουμε ένα από τα πιο γνωστά και παλιά Member’s Clubs του κεντρικού Λονδίνου σε ένα ξεχωριστό Ελληνικό Club με μοναδική ατμόσφαιρα Η ίδια ομάδα που διοργανώνουμε τα καλύτερα Ελληνικά πάρτυ του κεντρικού Λονδίνου τα τελευταία 12 χρόνια, σας περιμένουμε κάθε εβδομάδα να σας καλωσορίσουμε και να σας διασκεδάσουμε όπως μονο […]

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Beauty: A controversial concept

Monday, 12 - Thursday, 29 June 2017

Works by George Zampas “According to the Oxford dictionary, beauty is a combination of qualities, such as shape, colour, or form, that pleases the aesthetic senses, especially the sight, but also the intellect or moral sense. Personally, beauty is a subjective and controversial concept which highlights the diversity of these senses, interpreted differently based on our background, upbringing and interests. Beauty and ugliness are inextricably linked and indiscernible. This series of […]

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Basketball – Great Britain v Greece

Saturday, 19 August 2017; 5:30pm

The Great Britain Senior Men’s Basketball team will take on Greece, ranked number 13 in the world, at the Box That Rocks as both teams’ prepare for the FIBA EuroBasket 2017 Finals, which start on 31 August. GB Senior Men’s Head Coach, Joe Prunty, said “Greece is not only one of the top teams in Europe, but one of the top teams in the world. Through the years they have had […]

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Dimitris Basis live

Friday, 16 June 2017

Dimitris Basis was born in Stuttgart. His parents lived in Germany for some years. He went to Greece for the first time at the age of eight when his entire family returned to Herso, a small village in Northern Greece. At the age of nine, he started chanting the liturgy in the local church and three years later he began to study Byzantine music. He gained his diploma at the […]

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MONOspace V – A project Made in Greece

Thu, 18 May 2017; 19:09

Mono = Mοναδικό (meaning unique in Greek) A Concept Store Made in Greece MONOspace V   For its fifth project, MONOspace is returning to Notting Hill (London) in June 2017 and is presenting a concept inspired by the vintage, black and white photographs that recall the flair and nostalgia of a past era. The tiny alleys of Hydra, the old monastery of Patmos island, they rocky beaches of the island […]

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Staying on Top: the very Dangerous Life of a Byzantine Emperor

Monday, 5 June 2017; 7:15pm

A lecture by Dr Mark Whittow. Free entry; booking essential: 020 7563 9835 or [email protected] Organised by the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies and the Hellenic Centre. The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1u 5AS  

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syn[chrono]sides

Wednesday, 7 June 2017; 7:15pm

Launch of a double-side book created by artists Maria Ikonomopoulou and Anastasia Mina. Under the auspices of the High Commissioner of the Republic of Cyprus. Free entry; booking essential by 1 June: synchronosides.eventbrite.co.uk. Organised by the Cultural Section, Cyprus High Commission. The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

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Kritiko Glendi – Cretan music fest

Saturday, 24 June - Sunday, 25 June 2017; (Sat: 4-10pm & Sun: 2-8pm)

UK’s  second Greek Folk Dance Festival (GFDF) is finally here! The GFDF brings you another big 2-day weekend offering a fantastic opportunity to see for the second time in London the very popular 4-piece Cretan band from Crete, bought back due to popular demand. They will be playing in our familiar open space venue in Palmers Green, North London where there will be plenty of space for dancing all your favourite Cretan melodies.  As always, there […]

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