Making a Difference in Greece – Kostis Hatzidakis lecture

Wednesday, 6 February 2019; 6:30-8:00pm

What are the key policies that will bring change in Greece? Kostis Hatzidakis addresses some critical factors that can lift the country’s growth and boost development. Hosted by the Hellenic Observatory. Kostis Hatzidakis (@K_Hatzidakis) is a member of the Greek Parliament and Vice President of the New Democracy Party. Kevin Featherstone (chair) is Eleftherios Venizelos Professor of Contemporary Greek Studies and Professor of European Politics and Director of the Hellenic Observatory. The Hellenic Observatory (@HO_LSE) was established […]

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An evening with the poet Titos Patrikios

Sunday, 10 March 2019; 6:00-8:00pm

«You can not have your own place nor your own poetry without your own language» – Titos Patrikios The Greek Library of London, in collaboration with the Poetry Office (Γραφείον Ποιήσεως), organise the honorary event «Poetry Finds You», which is dedicated to the life and works of Titos Patrikios. The multi-faceted work of the award-winning poet will be showcased through a selection of poems both in English and Greek. The […]

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Ancient Invisible Cities

Tuesday, 12 February 2019; 7:00pm

Joint presentation for the Anglo-Hellenic League and the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies Prof. Michael Scott (University of Warwick) will be talking on the making of ‘Ancient Invisible Cities’. https://www.hellenicsociety.org.uk/ [email protected] Venue:  The Hellenic Centre 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS tel: +44 (0)20 7487 5060 email: [email protected]

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Mani – Painting the Southern Peloponnese: In the Footsteps of Patrick Leigh Fermor

Tuesday, 12 February - Monday. 11 March 2019

“I was always fond of John Craxton’s cover illustrations for Patrick Leigh Fermor’s travel books, but had not really understood the longstanding connection between these two men or their mutual love for Greece until Ian Collins’ retrospective exhibition and monograph on Craxton in 2011. It unveiled a remarkable series of luminous paintings, many in tempera, that seemed to distil the essence of Greek landscape and life (Cretan in particular). Their […]

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The Cloakroom Attendant

Sunday, 10 February 2019; 3:00pm

”A dazzling display of talent and charisma (…) Dimitra Barla is a tour-de-force in her new one-woman show” Arthur’s Seat Margot, the cloakroom attendant of a national museum, entertains the audience with her daily stories while weighing the challenges of a serious relationship and of the unavoidable dilemma: ‘to be or not to be a parent?’ With wit and sensitivity, artefacts become alive and visitors take mythical dimensions. Dante’s condemned lovers, […]

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Call for Film and Script submissions for the London Greek Film Festival 2019


The 12th annual London Greek Film Festival is coming up on May 2019. The festival invites Greek and International film directors, producers, writers and artists from around the world, to submit films and screenplays. Film and script submissions in competition.   Website: www.londongreekfilmfestival.com   Deadlines: Early deadline 1: 30 August 2018 Early deadline 2: 30 September 2018 Early deadline 3: 30 October 2018 Early deadline 4: 30 November 2018 Regular […]

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Maraveyas Live at Mimi’s

Friday, 22 - Saturday, 23 February 2019

Maraveyas Live at Mimi’s Friday 22nd & Saturday 23rd of February ***** We are delighted to welcome Kostis Maraveyas back on our stage for 2 nights in February! After his sold-out perfomances last year at Mimi’s, Maraveyas is back following his 3rd consecutive win at talent show The Voice & finishing his shows in Anodos in Athens! Armed with his smile and charm but also his tremendous talent & beautiful […]

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Paola Live – Hilton Park Lane

Saturday, 30 March 2019; 11:00m

Το Hellenic Nights-London σας προσφέρει για τα τελευταία 14 χρονια ότι καλύτερο στην Ελληνική διασκέδαση του κεντρικού Λονδίνου! Η ομάδα που βρίσκεται πίσω από τα Σαββατιάτικα parties στο Morton’s Mayfair Club κάθε εβδομάδα σε συνεργασία με την Showtime Promotions…ετοιμάζεται να σας προσφέρει μία ακόμα μοναδική στα χρονικά παράσταση!. Μετά από τα απίστευτα events με τον Βασίλη Καρρά και τον Χρήστο Μενιδιάτη, τον Διονύση Σχοινά και την ομάδα του 4711 αλλά […]

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Europe’s Response to the Challenge of Migration and Security

Wednesday, 23 January 2019; 6:30-8:00pm

Europe’s Response to the Challenge of Migration and Security Dimitris Avramopoulos will explore how Europe has reacted to the challenges brought about by migration in a globalised Europe. In 2015, Europe was confronted with an unprecedented migration and refugee crisis as well as rising security threats in the aftermath of several terrorist attacks. How did the European Union respond, politically but also operationally? What has changed since then? And is […]

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Vembo, the Voice of Greece at Balabam

Sunday, 27 January 2019; 7:00-11:00pm

“Where there is one Greek, there is Greece!” A legendary woman, singer and actress that was adored by an entire nation and its diaspora! She became known for her passionate love songs and dramatic roles in theatre and film and was hailed as the ‘Voice of Greece’ when she used her music to support the troops during World War II against the Italians. This evening will attempt to encapsulate a […]

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‘Under the stars – Greek theatre

Wed, 6 March 2019; 7:00pm & 9:00pm

‘Under the stars – Οι κάτω απ’ τ’ αστέρια’ – Greek theatre show Written by Tilemachos Tsardakas with Lila Baklesi and Konstantinos Bibis Prosopa Events and Alfa Idea are excited to present the  Greek theatre show ‘Under the stars – Οι κάτω απ’τ’αστέρια’ in London, Manchester and Amsterdam. Late 80s, early 90s. Small Greek town on an Aegean island. Menia and Nickolis go to the same school, spend their summer […]

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Mouzourakis live at Mimi’s

Friday, 1 & Saturday, 2 February 2019; 10:30pm-3;00am

Panos Mouzourakis Live at Mimi’s on Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd of February****** We are very excited to present Panos Mouzourakis live at Mimi’s for the 1st time on our stage! Ladies & Gentlemen & beloved children, That’s Life! And what a life it is with its ups & downs, love, joy, sex, tears, pain, friendship, loneliness & everything that makes life so unique & so valuable! Panos Mouzourakis will […]

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