Karaghiozis and the Riddles of the Vizier’s Daughter

Sunday, 23 June 2019; 1:00-4:00pm

Shadow theatre puppet in Greek by Thodoris Kostidakis Shadow theatre puppet in Greek by Thodoris Kostidakis – an experienced shadow puppeteer, drama therapist and member of the Greek Association of Shadow Theatre. While everybody tries to solve the riddles set by the Vizier’s daughter in order to earn her hand in marriage, Karaghiozis gets involved and messes everything up. After the performance, the children will have the opportunity to participate […]

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Tsaf Tsouf children’s new event (in Greek)

Sunday, 14 July 2019; 3:00-5:00pm

Το τρενάκι του Tsaf Tsouf επιστρέφει λίγο πριν τις διακοπές μας, σε καινούργιο σταθμό! Στις 14 Ιουλίου θα βρίσκεται στο Kingston! Ελάτε να παίξουμε και να μάθουμε για το καλοκαίρι, με τη Βίκυ και την Patty, πάντα στα ελληνικά. Μαζί μας θα έχουμε τα βιβλία του Diavazo Greek Books! Δηλώστε συμμετοχή στέλνοντας ενα μήνυμα στη σελίδα μας στο Facebook ή email στο [email protected] Το playgroup απευθύνεται σε παιδιά ηλικίας 3-6 […]

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Exhibition of GENIUS LOCI-Ioannis Kissonergis and British Landscape

Running until 30 June 2019

GENIUS LOCI – Ioannis Kissonerghis and British Landscape Painters Aiming at illuminating the first steps of Cypriot art in the early 20th century, the exhibition, organised for the Hellenic Centre’s 25th Anniversary, will examine the relationship between Ioannis Kissonerghis and the landscape painting tradition created in Cyprus by traveller-artists, in particular British visitors or temporary residents of the island. This connection will be traced in the works of such artists […]

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Vintage Night at Jak’s Mayfair CLOSING

Friday, 21 June 2019; 8:00pm-1:00am

Get ready for the GREEK VINTAGE NIGHT at Jak’s Mayfair CLOSING!! Join us for this absolute experience at one of the most classy bars in Central London. We travel back in time with music inspired from the 80’s, 90’s and 00’s with plenty of Greek and English songs. FREE TABLES: Highly recommended. There will be FREE reservations with no minimum spend (minimum 4 people). For reservations please check the contact details. […]

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London New Leaders launch reception

Thursday, 27 June 2019; 6:30-11:00pm

Join The Hellenic Initiative at our Inaugural New Leaders event London! We are excited to share more information with you about our work in Crisis Relief and Economic Development in Greece. We look forward to a fun evening of meeting one another over some drinks and nibbles while we support our mission to provide crisis relief and economic development to the Greeks in Greece. All proceeds will benefit Kivotos tou […]

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The Trojan Women

Sunday 30 June - Tuesday, 2 July 2019; 7:30pm

Mazi Theatre presents Euripides famous anti-war play; ‘The Trojan Women’ directed by Konstantinos Kavakiotis. In the Greek camp, on the coast of the looted Troy, the enslaved Trojan women and their queen, Hecuba, are mourning for their tragic fate. Those who are left alive by the royal family will be given as a gift to the Greeks, while the grandson of Hecuba, is demolished by the walls, a victim of […]

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The Turbulent Life of Ririka Schweitzer

Monday, 8 July 2019; 7:30pm

The Open University of Cyprus – Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου and the Cyprus High Commission – Cultural Section present Τhe Postmodern Μusical Play “The turbulent life of Ririka Schweitzer” by Eustathia Supertitles in English Under the auspices of His Excellency the High Commissioner of Cyprus, Mr Euripides L. Evriviades. The Cockpit Theatre Gateforth St, Marylebone, NW8 8EH Duration: 80 minutes FREE ENTRANCE Book @ https://ririkaschweitzer.eventbrite.co.uk “When our desires go unfulfilled, they […]

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Plastikes Karekles at The Chichester Festival

Sunday, 16 June 2019; 7:30pm

“Plastikes Karekles represent a culture of reinvention as defiant and hopeful as the music itself.” Songlines magazine “These musicians wowed a captivated audience…they had people dancing in the aisles and evoked memories of sunnier climes” – Nottingham Press TICKETS: Adults £12 Students £8 Children over 6 years £5 at the Novium or on the door. The Novium, Tower Street, Chichester PO19 1QH Tel: 01243 816525 Website: www.thenovium.org/boxoffice email: [email protected] Concert […]

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Eleftheria Arvanitaki – Live in London

Tuesday, 24 September 2019; 8:00-10:15pm

Eleftheria Arvanitaki – Live in London – September 2019 – By Ark4Art Tickets here. Eleftheria Arvanitaki has been a tireless ambassador for Greek music around the globe, with a career spanning more than three decades. She has collaborated with leading Greek and foreign artists and composers and performed at iconic theatres and important festivals around the world. From the beginning of her career her music blends traditional, rebetiko and Asia […]

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Stavros Kougioumtzis: A tribute

Sunday, 7 July 2019; 700-11:00pm

A tribute to the musical legend Stavros Kougioumtzis, composer of many wonderful songs that are still very loved by the people. Come along and sing with us. Sunday 7th of July Tickets: Advance £12/£10, Door £15/£13 Laura Fileri – Vocals George Tsolakis – Vocals, Guitar Manolis Taouxis – Bouzouki George Angelopoulos – Bouzouki Pavlos Carvalho – Bouzouki, Cello George Stamatis – Vocals, Guitar The Water Rats 328 Gray’s Inn Road, […]

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Celebrating Zabetas with Plastikes Karekles

Wednesday, 26 June 2019; 8:30pm

£ 10.00 – £12.00 / Age All Ages ZABETAS is known for his very special and personal sound both as a bouzouki player and composer. As a show man he was unique . An artist that if he was born in the States he would be a world famous artist Leyteris Papadopoulos Zabetas is one of the warmest, relatable and talented Greek musicians of all time. His catchy, melodic songs, […]

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Family Concert with Asterakia and Rebetiko Carnival

Sunday, 7 July 2019; 10:30-11:30am

Come and join us for our amazing Family Concert! With a fun storyline and live musical instruments we will explore the beauty of Greek music! After the concert you will have the Come and join us for our amazing Family Concert! With a fun storyline and live musical instruments we will explore the beauty of Greek music! After the concert you will have the chance to meet the violin, the […]

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