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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The Greek Light through Nikos Kazantzakis

Monday, 22 May 2017; 7:15pm

In a first world screening, renowned Greek film director Iannis Smaragdis, will present scenes from his new film ‘KAZANTZAKIS’ and together with Niki Stavrou, manager of Kazantzakis Publications, will talk about the Greek Light in the author’s work. This event is organised on the occasion of 2017 being a year dedicated to Nikos Kazantzakis. Free entry; booking essential: 020 7563 9835 [email protected] The Hellenic Centre 16-18 Paddington Street London W1U […]

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Summer School in Homer 2017 – UCL

17-21 July 2017 (apply by Monday 10 July)

The Summer School offers five days of intensive teaching in Homer. There are five language and literature classes each day as well as lectures and other events, between 10.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m. The fee is £110. The course is not residential. Bursaries and travel grants may be available for certain categories of students.   Students will be assigned to teaching groups of normally not more than 12-15 people. As […]

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Beat the Priest

Sat, 20 May 2017; 11:00am - 8:00pm.

This event is fully organised by the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral, North London, and our aim is to earn money for Children with Cancer UK; a charity inaugurated in 1988 by Diana, Princess of Wales. The idea rose after our Priests visited some hospitals where small children were treated for cancer. The Priests started researching for an Organisation which not only helps children with cancer, but also carries out research […]

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Fones – London Greek Voices

Fortnightly, Tue 7:00pm - 8.30pm

‘Fones’ is an acapella choir dedicated to traditional Greek folk song, managed and directed by Kalia. The choir is open to adults of mixed ability in singing and speaking Greek. It is a fun group in which singers can expect to learn about Greek music, language and culture in a relaxed environment.   Rehearsals: Tuesdays 7:00-8.30 pm, fortnights, term-time The dates for Autumn 2016 are: 4th Oct, 18th Oct, 1st […]

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Choir at St Katherine’s – Friern Barnet

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 and every Tue; 7:00pm.

St Katherine’s Church invites people of all ages to participate in a new choir. The choir will explore the polyphony in orthodox choir chanting as well as Eastern Mediterranean music traditions. The main aim is to establish a choir offering a diversity of music and choral music, including the Greek Orthodox Liturgy. Singers with little or extensive choir chanting experience are welcome. No knowledge of Greek language is necessary. Conductor: […]

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