Nizar Ahmed

Korean Busan National Gugak Center performance dazzles Egyptians

Mon, 30 Apr 2018 - 08:27 GMT

Performances from the Korean Busan National Gugak Center at the Cairo Opera House on Sunday, April 22 served to educate and entertain Egyptian audiences.

“The Music of Silence” to screen at Zamalek Cinema

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 10:00 GMT

A special screening of the biographical drama "The Music of Silence" will take place at Zamalek Cinema on May 1.

10 famous Egyptian novels that have received adaptations

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 - 10:17 GMT

Egypt Today looks at 10 Egyptian novels which have received film/TV adaptations.

‘Grand Hotel’ becomes first Arabic series on Netflix

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 04:38 GMT

The Egyptian series "Grand Hotel" has just become the first Arabic series to ever be featured on Netflix.

Who was William Shakespeare?

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 02:28 GMT

On the anniversary of his death, Egypt Today takes a brief look at the life of the world's most famous author, William Shakespeare.

Remembering Swedish DJ Avicii

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 - 05:21 GMT

Following the tragic death of world-famous Swedish DJ Avicii, Egypt Today sorrowfully remembers a music icon who became the face of modern music.

Winners of 20th Ismailia Int'l Film Festival announced

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 - 02:50 GMT

The winners of the 20th Ismailia Film Festival for Documentaries and Shorts have been announced following the festival's end on April 17.

Idris Elba to star in his own Netflix series

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 03:09 GMT

Hollywood star Idris Elba will be getting his very own Netflix series, "Turn Up Charlie."

Creators of 'Seventh Neighbour' to hold talk at Cimatheque

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 03:02 GMT

The creators of the Egyptian TV series, "Seventh Neighbour", will be hosting a talk at Cimatheque on Friday, April 27.

Louvre Abu Dhabi's opening season continues

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 - 08:48 GMT

Louvre Abu Dhabi's opening season continues, with exciting new events such as a lecture on Modern artist Ibrahim El-Salahi and a performance by the band Via Sophiatown on April 18.

George Clooney switches roles in upcoming ‘Catch-22’ series

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 - 08:41 GMT

George Clooney is reducing his acting presence in the upcoming "Catch-22" series, switching roles with Kyle Chandler.

‘Terminator Reboot’ finds its cast members

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 08:42 GMT

The upcoming “Terminator Reboot” has found its titular cyborg in actor Gabriel Luna, who is joined by stars Natalia Reyes and Diego Boneta as well.

'A Quiet Place' team to produce 'Life on Mars' next

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 08:09 GMT

John Krasinski, the actor and director behind hit horror film "A Quiet Place" is on-board to direct a new science-fiction production, "Life on Mars."

Documentary 'Burden of Dreams' to screen at Cimatheque

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 03:27 GMT

The making-of-a-film documentary "Burden of Dreams" will be screening at Cimatheque on April 17 and again on April 22, 2018.

Yvonne Rainer's 'Privilege' to screen at Cimatheque

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 03:33 GMT

Yvonne Rainer's politically insightful 1990 film "Privilege" will be screening at Cimatheque on April 15 and again on April 17.

Egyptian author Ahmad al Qarmalawi wins Zayed Book Award

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Egyptian author Ahmad al Qarmalawi is one of the winners of the 2017-2018 Zayed Book Award.

'Mother Knows Best' performance at Sitara Theatre

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 11:51 GMT

The Sitara Theatre will be holding its largest ever performance on April 20, titled "Mother Knows Best".

‘The White Tiger’ novel to become Netflix film

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 - 09:11 GMT

An adaptation of Indian author Aravind Adiga's crime novel "The White Tiger" is coming to Netflix.

Walid Aouni of Modern Dance Theatre Company honored in ceremony

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 - 12:10 GMT

Walid Aouni of Cairo's Modern Dance Theatre Company received an honor at the Cairo Opera House on April 3 in recognition of his efforts.

Fourth Goethe Film Week to begin on April 12

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 - 11:16 GMT

The 4th edition of the Goethe Film Week will begin in Alexandria on April 12th, showcasing a variety of German and Arab films across five days.