Upcoming events

Our events are open to anyone interested in Greek and Cypriot culture. Most events are free and conducted in English.

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From12 Jun 2017 Monday
To 07 Jul 2017 Friday
exhibitions

Beauty: A Controversial Concept

Exhibition extended till 7th July! A photographic exhibition by Georgios Zampas disclosing his personal perception of beauty as he discovers it hidden in simplicity, friendship or love.

Meet the artist: Tuesday 13 June, 6.30pm-8.30pm

Free entry

The Hellenic Centre
29 Jun 2017 Thursday
lectures

Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese and Roumeli: Travels in Northern Greece

Launch of a new slipcase edition

There will be the opportunity for PLFS members attending the talk to place orders at a special price of £60, a 20% discount to the published price of £75

RSVP info@patrickleighfermorsociety.org

 

The Hellenic Centre
06 Jul 2017 Thursday
workshop

Essential Skills in Painting and Drawing

A one-day workshop with Marina Emphietzi
Recommended for all art lovers, whether it is their first approach to art or want
to move to the next level of their artistic path.
Entry by fee; £85 per person or £76.50 per person for bookings by 16th June.
Fee includes all materialls, light lunch and coffee break.
For bookings contact the Hellenic Centre.
For further information on content and payment details contact Marina Emphietzi directly.
The Hellenic Centre
07 Jul 2017 Friday
music performances social

Tanguero Passion

Tango 44 celebrates the explosive dance music of Argentina in a recital of tango and popular classics. Book your tickets (£10) now.

Tickets £10, Hellenic Centre Members £8*; price includes a glass of wine.

The Hellenic Centre
From16 Sep 2017 Saturday
To 17 Sep 2017 Sunday
social

Open House Event

‘Open House’ was started in 1992 by a group of architects as a small, not- for- profit organisation to promote public awareness and appreciation of the capital’s building designs and architecture.

Free entry

The Hellenic Centre
30 Sep 2017 Saturday
performances

The Killing of the Revellers Rapsody X by Homer – Play with English and Modern Greek Surtitles

Theatrical Research Group ”Meth’odos” and Director/Actor Yiorgos Panteleakis present a play of Archaic poetry in a contemporary way through Vision and Sound.

Suggested donation of £5+ at the entrance is welcome.

The Hellenic Centre
06 Oct 2017 Friday
music

A Hellenic Journey – piano recital

A piano recital by mezzo soprano Louisa Barry, along with Elena Xanthoulakis, Christiana Aloneftis and conductor Anastasios Strikos

Tickets £18, Concessions £16, HC Members £15

The Hellenic Centre
27 Oct 2017 Friday
lectures

Austerity Measures Poetry

An evening of poetry and discussion on the cultural renaissance

An evening of poetry and discussion

The Hellenic Centre
30 Oct 2017 Monday
lectures

Maria Callas – 40 years from her death

An illustrated lecture with Helena Matheopoulos and Dimitris Skyllas on the piano.

Free entry

Private reception for HC members only.

The Hellenic Centre
06 Nov 2017 Monday
lectures music

The Greek Side of the Ottoman Music – Manuscripts of Lampadarios

Concert Conference by Kudsi Erguner on Ney and Giannis Koutis on Ud and vocal

Free entry; Private Reception for HC members only.

The Hellenic Centre
20 Nov 2017 Monday

The Geography of Cyrus in the Middle of the 19th Century – Evidence from Lord Kitchener’s Historical Map of Cyprus (edition of 1985)

Lecture in Greek organised in cooperation with the Sylvia Ioannou Foundation

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
26 Nov 2017 Sunday
children

Children’s workshop ‘I’m dreaming of a Greek Christmas’

The Hellenic Centre’s event dedicated to our little ones

Tickets £15; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre