Ashraf Zaki

Egyptian former actor, fugitive Amr Waked in hot water for insulting Egyptian women on Twitter

Thu, 26 May 2022 - 10:43 GMT

The National Council for Women, headed by Maya Morsi, and all its members expressed their anger and total rejection of the insults directed by Amr Waked.

Egypt’s Academy of Arts witnesses complete renovation

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem inspected on June 6 six new halls in the Academy of Arts equipped with the latest technological means.

Memory of the day: Bab el-Amoud massacre in Jerusalem by the Irgun Zionist Organization

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 01:11 GMT

On December 29, many important events took place that changed the map of the world, including the commemoration of the assassination of Saint Thomas Becket and the Bab el-Amoud massacre in Jerusalem by the Irgun Zionist Organization.

5th Syndicate of Artists Theatrical Festival launches on Dec. 14

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 01:37 GMT

The festival resumes until December 20 and will be held on Al-Nahar Theater, amid strict precautionary measures to battle COVID-19.

“Nothing Happened” to be staged in closing ceremony of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The Small Theater at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina will host, on December 10 at 7:30 pm., the theatrical performance "Nothing Happened", written and directed by Mohamed el-Qady.

1st Alexandria Arab Theater Festival kicks off on Dec. 9

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:10 GMT

This edition bears the name of Sami Abdel Halim, and will run until December 10, under the patronage of Ashraf Zaki, head of the Academy of Arts.

Egypt’s Acting Professions Syndicate stands in solidarity with Abdul Rahman Abu Zahra

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The syndicate affirms that it will not accept any attempt of any kind to undermine Egypt's artistic symbols, whether by statement, reference, or allusion.

Zaki warns acting stars from ‘offending’ colleagues

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 01:11 GMT

Head of the Acting Syndicate Ashraf Zaki warned that artists, who offend their colleagues, whether on social media or any other media outlet, will have their syndicate membership revoked immediately and without investigation.

Ibrahim Nasr passes away at the age of 70

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 01:11 GMT

In statements made to the press, Zaki said that the funeral will be held at the Azbakeya Church today, May 12.

Egypt’s Academy of Arts launches 1st online conference

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 - 12:39 GMT

This conference is the first artistic conference to be held online, to help fight the novel coronavirus by alleviating human gatherings.

Egypt shuts down theaters, cinemas amid fears of Coronavirus outbreak

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 03:45 GMT

"The decision is wise and we just have to abide by the instructions under the current circumstancesto save the lives of citizens," Head of Actors Syndicate Ashraf Zaki.

Zaki: We will not stop shooting Ramadan series because of Corona

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 05:03 GMT

Head of the Actors Syndicate Ashraf Zaki announced that Egyptian actors will not stop shooting the upcoming Ramadan series because of coronavirus.

Hassan Hosny honored by Theatrical Professions Syndicate

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 12:07 GMT

The honoring was held at the Theatrical Professions Syndicate in Qasr al-Ainy Street.

Academy of Arts celebrates Suez Canal’s 150th anniversary

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 02:48 GMT

An exhibition entitled "The Suez Canal: Past - Present - Future" will be held. The exhibition comes under the auspices of the Egyptian Culture Minister, Inas Abdel Dayem.

Ashraf Zaki appointed as head of Academy of Arts

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 02:09 GMT

Zaki has been the temporary head of the Academy of Arts since 2018, succeeding Ahlam Younis, who reached the legal age of retirement.

2nd Academy of Arts Youth Forum to launch on Nov. 16

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 - 11:55 GMT

The second Academy of Arts Youth Forum headed by Ashraf Zaki is scheduled to run from Nov. 16-21.

Alexandria Arab Theater Festival to launch on Dec. 3

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 - 10:42 GMT

The festival will be held under the supervision of the Egyptian Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts.

Ashraf Zaki heads Egyptian delegation travelling to Belarus

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 12:04 GMT

Head of the Theatrical Professions Syndicate Ashraf Zaki headed the Egyptian delegation traveling to Belarus to celebrate the days of the Egyptian-Belarusian culture.

Ashraf Zaki attends opening of Sharjah Art Academy

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 12:24 GMT

Head of the Theatrical Professions Syndicate Ashraf Zaki participated in the opening of Sharjah Art Academy in the UAE in the presence of Sheikh Sultan al-Qasimi.

Theatrical Professions Syndicate prohibits dealing with Ahmed Abdel Aty

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 01:54 GMT

The official statement also warned against dealing with artistic producer Ayman Shawky.

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