Saturday,25 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1434, (14 - 20 March 2019)
Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1434, (14 - 20 March 2019)

Ahram Weekly

Don’t miss Rasha Zidan’s books signing at Diwan Bookstore

Rasha Zidan
Rasha Zidan

Amir Bashtak Palace

Al-Muaaz St, Tel 02 2787 9187

Every Saturday and Wednesday, 4pm: The training courses of the Arab Singing House students. 


Amir Taz Palace

27 Al-Syoufiya St, off Al-Saliba St, Al-Khalifa District, Tel 02 2514 2581                                                                                  

Every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday, 1-3pm: Playing on musical instruments workshop for ages from 10 to 18 years 

Every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4pm: The singing workshop of Amir Taz Palace Choir. 

Every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4pm: Theatre and declamation workshop. 


Beit Al-Harrawi (The Arab Oud House)

Mohamed Abdu St, behind Al-Azhar Mosque, Tel 02 2510 4174

Every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday, 4-9pm: Oud classes given by the oud professors of the Arab Oud House. 

Every Saturday and Thursday, 3-6pm: Workshops on the theories of playing oud for advanced students by professor Ahmed Youssef                        

Every Saturday, 5-6pm: Workshops on the theories of playing oud for beginners by Elham Al-Hajj.


Ceramic and Traditional Handicrafts Centre

1 Al-Imam St, behind Amr bin Al-Aas Mosque, Al-Fustat, Old Cairo, Tel 02 2364 3103

Every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday, 10am-4pm: The handicrafts courses of Jameel House of Traditional Arts Cairo, in cooperation with the Prince Charles’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts. 


The Child Creativity Centre (Beit Al-Aini)

Al-Azhar district, behind Al-Azhar Mosque, Tel 02 2514 2990 

Every Sunday and Wednesday, 10-12pm: A workshop on works on art, supervised by Hala Anwar

Every Wednesday, 1-3pm: Drawing workshop by Doaa Fathi

Every Monday and Wednesday, 11-1pm: Miscellaneous activities for children. 


Diwan Bookstore

Tivoli Dome, Sheikh Zayed, Al-Bustan Sq, Tel 012 74883006

Fri 15, 7pm: A book signing ceremony of writer Rasha Zidan’s books Rouh (Soul) and Lak Wahdak (Only For You), in cooperation with Al-Karma Publishing House. 

105, Abu Bakr El-Seddiq St, Heliopolis, Tel 02 2690 8184/85

Sat 16, 7pm: Signing the book of film critic Mahmoud Abdel-Shakour, How to Watch a Film, in cooperation with Nahdat Misr Publishing House.  


French Cultural Institute

Heliopolis, Masr Al-Gedida, Tel 02 2417 4824 

Tues 19, 7.30pm: “The Writing Games – Create Your  

Bubble”, a workshop to discover French-Belgian comics and 

a writing workshop by re-writing the bubbles content of some 

of the comic books. 


Grand Nile Tower Hotel

Corniche Al-Nile, Garden City

Laylaty Ballroom

Sun 17, 9.30am: “Know India Tourism”, a seminar held as part of the 7th India by the Nile Festival features Ambassador of India to Egypt Rahul Kulshreshth and A. Seetharaman, Assistant Director at India Tourism Office, Dubai as well as senior officials from the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and representatives from Indian and Egyptian tourism industry. 


Talaat Harb Cultural Centre
Al-Sayyeda Nafissa St, Zeinhom area, Tel 02 2362 2647/ 2362 8174
Every Saturday, 12pm: Drawing, artistic and leather handicrafts workshop, conducted by Heba Samir.  

Every Sunday, 1pm: A candle making workshop, supervised by Dalia Al-Sherbini.  

Every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday, 10am: artistic and skills development workshops for people with special abilities, supervised by Alham Aalian

Every Thursday, 1pm: Oil painting workshop, supervised by Dalia Al-Sherbini

Every Sunday and Wednesday, 3.30pm: Arab calligraphy, trash recycling and ceramic faience workshops given by Sondos Mohamed Ali.  

Every Monday and Wednesday, 4-6.30pm: Classical Arab singing workshop. 

Thurs 14, 6pm: An evening of poetry features a group of women poets celebrating the International Women’s Day. 

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