Manos Hadjidakis; the man, the music

Sunday, 31 March 2019; 7:30-10:00pm

We are excited to be bringing this back to London with a performance at the Vortex Jazz Club on Sunday, March 31st! “Το πρόσωπο του τέρατος και ο φόβος μήπως το συνηθίσουμε” “The face of the monster, and the fear we might grow accustomed to it…” Revealing the profound, at time prophetic, musings of this cherished Greek composer and exploring the range of his music, beyond his most famous achievement […]

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Voices from Greece

Saturday, 23 March 2019; 4:00pm

Featuring speakers Roderick Beaton (King’s College London), David Holton (University of Cambridge) and John Kittmer (British Ambassador to Greece 2013-16), plus Greek poetry set to music performed by Plastikes Karekles. For more information, please email Helen Anagnostopoulou Lecture Theatre 1, University of East Anglia Norwich Research Park Norwich NR4 7TJ

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Kalvos and the Greek revolution (in Greek)

Monday, 25 March 2019; 7:00-9:00pm

Η Εταιρεία Πελοποννησίων Μεγάλης Βρετανίας σάς προσκαλεί στην ετήσια ομιλία που διοργανώνει τη Δευτέρα 25 Μαρτίου 2019 στις 7.00 μ.μ. επ’ ευκαιρία του εορτασμού της Επετείου της 25ης Μαρτίου. Ομιλήτρια φέτος θα είναι η Αν. Καθηγήτρια Νεοελληνικής Γλώσσας και Λογοτεχνίας του Πανεπιστημίου της Πάδοβας, Αθηνά Γεωργαντά. Η ομιλία της θα γίνει στα Ελληνικά και έχει τίτλο «Ο Κάλβος και η ελληνική Επανάσταση». Η εκδήλωση θα γίνει στο University of Westminster, […]

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Tragedy, the Greeks and Us: Simon Critchley and Shahidha Bari

Monday, 8 April 2019; 7:00-8:00pm

At the New School in New York, where Simon Critchley teaches, ‘Critchley on Tragedy’ is one of the most consistently oversubscribed courses. Now, in Tragedy, the Greeks and Us (Profile) he explains, in often surprising ways, why Greek Tragedies remain so compellingly relevant to modern times, in the way they confront us with things about ourselves we don’t want to believe, but are nevertheless true. Critchley will be in conversation […]

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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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The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra concert for Hellenic Centre’s 25th anniversary

Saturday, 6 April 2019; 7:15-9:15pm

The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra in Residence at the University of Oxford, is delighted to present this concert celebrating the Hellenic Centre’s 25th anniversary. Join the Orchestra and their Music Director Marios Papadopoulos for a special programme celebrating Greece. Artists: Conductor: Marios Papadopoulos Piano: Christodoulos Georgiades Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra Programme to Include: HALEVY (arr. WARD): Overture to La Reine de Chypre SKALKOTTAS: Greek Dances: Epirotikos; Arkadikos; Kleftikos CHRISTODOULOS GEORGIADIS: Anima […]

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Stamatis Gonidis and Eleni Hatzidou – live Greek night

Saturday, 6 April 2019; 10:00pm-5:00am

Live Greek Night with Stamatis Gonidis and Eleni Hatzidou We are proud to present two of the biggest contemporary Greek music stars – Stamatis Gonidis and Eleni Hatzidou. The highly anticipated concert will take place at The Royal Regency, London. This event will bring together the large Greek diaspora in the capital city and will become a celebration of the nation’s culture and music. +44 7576419391 [email protected] The Royal […]

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A journey to Crete – Gosmanis/ Ziarkas/ Pav Mav

Sunday, 24 March 2019; 2:30-7:00pm

Balabam presents a journey to the music of Crete brought to you by some of the pioneers of the Cretan music scene in London, the young Lyra prodigy Vangelis Gosmanis and Pav Mav, Nikos Ziarkas from Balothizer. Vangelis Gosmanis – Cretan Lyra Pav Mav – Vocals, Percussion Nikos Ziarkas- Cretan Lute • in collaboration with Figoura – school of dance Admission £7 Figoura students £4   Balabam, 58-60 High Road, […]

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