Ministry of Culture

National Folk Troupe to perform in Al-Hanager Arts Center Theater on Oct. 26

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:50 GMT

The troupe will present a variety of religious chanting performances.

Into seminars? Tune in to the Supreme Council of Culture’s various seminars on Oct. 27 - 28

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:18 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture is organizing through its Committee on Philosophy, Sociology and Anthropology a seminar entitled “Critical thinking and mechanisms for countering extremism” on October 27 at 6 p.m. in the council’s main hall.

Numerous cultural, artistic events to be held on October 25

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 03:31 GMT

A number of cultural and artistic events will be held in several cultural centers on October 25, including the opening of the Heritage Crafts Festival, and a symposium on the future of education in Egypt at the Supreme Council of Culture.

Talaat Harb Cultural Center holds "Memory of the Nation" symposium on Oct. 24

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:15 GMT

The Talaat Harb Cultural Center will hold the cultural salon "Memory of the Nation" on October 24 at 6 p.m. in addition to a special evening commemorating the victory of the Folk Resistance Forces against the Israeli army forces.

Egypt’s culture min. launches the new season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 01:17 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome is a golden gateway to the Egyptian creativity into the heart of Europe and one of the arms of cultural diplomacy and the soft powers of Egypt.

Egypt’s Opera House organizes 29th Arab Music Festival

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 04:39 GMT

The festival will be held from November 1 – 10 in the various theaters of the Cairo Opera House in addition to Alexandria and Damanhur Opera Houses.

Luxor Culture Palace celebrates birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammed (PBUH)

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 02:50 GMT

The Bahaa Taher Culture Palace, affiliated to the Luxor Culture Palace, organized a lecture entitled "The Ethics of Prophet Mohammed [PBUH]" on October 20, on the occasion of his birth anniversary.

'Edrak' program for children with special needs presents concert in Al-Ahly Club on Oct. 22

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 02:47 GMT

The team of “Edrak” program for individuals with special needs, affiliated to the Child Center for Civilization and Creativity [Children's Museum], will participate in the artistic ceremony organized by Al-Ahly Sporting Club at its branch in Gezira on October 22 at 5 p.m.

Egypt’s culture min. follows-up on Cinema Masr show in 1st performance out of Cairo

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 01:53 GMT

As part of her visit to Alexandria Governorate, Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem was keen to follow the youth of the second batch of the Talents Studio at the Artistic Creativity Center performing the theatrical show Cinema Masr.

Egypt’s Cultural Palaces Authority celebrates sun illuminating on Ramses II statue in Abu Simbel Temple

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 01:39 GMT

The activities are held during the period of October 19 – 21.

Cairo Days Monodrama Festival extends date for receiving applications until Nov. 15

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 01:02 GMT

Osama Raouf, founder and president of the festival, said that extending the period of receiving applications for Egyptian performances comes within the framework of providing the opportunity for the largest number of participants to take part in the event.

Governor of Daqahliyah officially inaugurates Mansoura Book Fair on Oct. 20

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 12:46 GMT

The exhibition will be held on an area of 1050 meters in Shagaret el-Dor Park, next to the El-Ward Island Club, Corniche El-Nil.

“The Egyptian Song, Reality & the Future” seminar to be held in Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture on Oct. 20

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:54 GMT

The seminar will be held on October 20 at 12 p.m. in the Supreme Council of Culture. The poet Medhat el-Adl will speak and famed poet and broadcaster Omar Battisha will manage the seminar.

Egypt’s culture min. attends opening ceremony of 4th “Awladna” Forum on Oct. 18

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:36 GMT

“Awladna” is held under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and targets children with special needs.

Egyptian Museum in Bulaq, the 1st official authority to protect antiquities

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:51 GMT

The Egyptian Museum’s official page on Twitter has published pictures of a number of ancient Egyptian artifacts that have been on display for more than 160 years in the Antiquities Museum in Bulaq.

Numerous cultural, artistic events to be held on Oct. 19

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:45 GMT

A number of cultural and artistic events will be held in several creativity centers on October 19, including the opening of Lycee el-Horreya Theater in Alexandria.

Mansoura Book Fair opens after 15-year hiatus

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The book fair will be held on October 20 – 30 in the presence of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem and Governor of Daqahliyah Ayman Mukhtar.

"Religious freedoms & Arts between Cinema & Theater" discussion to be held at Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture on Oct. 18

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 02:58 GMT

The Supreme Council of Culture holds a cultural evening entitled "Arts and Religious Freedoms between Cinema and Theater" on October 18 at 6 p.m.

Numerous cultural, artistic events to be held on Oct. 15

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 02:04 GMT

Egypt’s National Center for Translation, headed by Karma Sami, celebrates the Translator’s Day, which coincides with the birth anniversary of Rafaa al-Tahtawi.

59th Cairo Art Salon honors pioneers of Egypt’s plastic movement on Oct. 13

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 02:36 GMT

Egypt’s culture minister will inaugurate the 59th session of Cairo Salon held under the title "The Aura and Uniqueness in Contemporary Egyptian Art" on October 13 at 7 p.m.

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