Hellenic Centre – Open House event

Saturday, 16 - Sunday, 17 September 2017

The Hellenic Centre opens its doors to the public to discover the interesting story behind its elegant building dating back to the 1900s.   Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS

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The Small World, the Great – A Tribute to Odysseas Elytis

Sunday, 15 October 2017; 3:00-5:00pm

Ark4Art presents: ‘The Small World, the Great!’ A Tribute to the Poet Odysseus Elytis. With music by George Couroupos Presented under the auspices of the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos. TICKETS TO BE RELEASED: 1st of September (for members of the British Library) – 8th of September for general audience (limited availability) The poetry of Odysseus Elytis (1911–1996) is lyrical, bold and expressive, capturing the ‘small and […]

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And I sing. I bear the chants, word and poetry, wisdom and clay.

Friday, 29 September 2017; 7:15-9:00pm

Passing through the narration of the entire miracle of Creation, the poet Dimitris Kakalidis leads us – with the second part of his poetic trilogy “Fallen Paradise Holly Matter” – to the next stop of the journey, where the human being is called to see all forms through different eyes; where people, animals, plants, all kinds of objects without exception, Matter in total, becomes an object of admiration, and through […]

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The Louvre Murder Club

Tuesday, 17 October 2017; 7:15pm

The Louvre Museum is a vast crime scene. Murder is omnipresent on canvas, in marble or clay. Christos Markogiannakis is a criminologist and art lover. With a magnifying glass and a scalpel in hand, he analyzes infamous mythological, biblical and historical murders, from ancient Greek amphorae to 19th-century paintings. All in the pursuit of hidden truths: Who is the murderer and what is their motive? Who is the victim and […]

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Calling young entrepreneurs – Reload Greece Bootcamp17

2-8 October 2017; applications open

The Reload Greece RG Bootcamp17 pre-accelerator programme is an intensive seven days of inspiring workshops, presentations & mentoring by top international professionals. RG Bootcamp17 brings together visionaries (idea holders) with enablers (young talented people who want to contribute towards the ideas of others) to advance ideas into start-ups by creating international teams and fostering cross-country collaborations. From 2nd to 8th October 2017, RG Bootcamp17 runs in Athens, Greece in partnership with the ALBA Graduate Business School. […]

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Stand up comedy (in Greek) with Giorgos Xatzipavlou

Thursday, 12 October 2017; 17:30-10:00pm

Greek stand up comedian Giorgos Xatzipavlou performs in London, on October 12th, as part of his European tour. Performed in Greek. Ο Γιώργος Χατζηπαύλου έρχεται στο Λονδίνο, στις 12 Οκτωβρίου, στο πλαίσιο της ευρωπαϊκής περιοδείας του. Παράσταση στα Ελληνικά. Doors: 6.30pm. Show: 7.30pm – 10.00pm.   229 The Venue, 229 Great Portland Street, London W1W 5PN

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Greek Evening at Grosvenor Casino St. Giles

Sunday, 1 October 2017; 8:00-11:00pm

Grosvenor Casino St. Giles are delighted to host of first ever Greek Night on Sunday 1st October. There will be a complimentary Greek Buffet and entertainment from the brilliant Agelikki Darra. The buffet will be served from 8-9pm followed by Agelikki’s performance. Grosvenor Casino St Giles, 262 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 7RG

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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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