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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From02 Feb 2018 Friday
To 27 Feb 2018 Tuesday
exhibitions Friends Room

The Byzantine world of Ilias Kontozamanis

An exhibition, previously presented at Sismanogleio Megaro (Istanbul Greek Consulate) and inaugurated by his Holiness, Bartholomew I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, comprising of paintings depicting the most important personalities and protagonists of the Byzantine Empire.

Meet the Artist: Monday 5th February, 18:30-20:30

Free entry

The Hellenic Centre
22 Feb 2018 Thursday

The Queen of Cities – The Story of Constantinople from Prehistory to the Present

An illustrated lecture by Dr Bettany Hughes, historian, author and broadcaster.

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
25 Feb 2018 Sunday

Amerika Square Screening

Greece’s official entry to Academy Awards (Oscars) 2018 in the Best Foreign Film Category.

Screening times: 3.30pm & 7pm
Language: Greek with English subtitles

Live music recital at 5.30pm with Ksenia Dania, who makes her acting debut in the film for screening ticket holders only.

Supported by Aegean Airlines and  Argo Travel


Tickets £15, concessions £13, HC & OBF Members £12

The Hellenic Centre
25 Feb 2018 Sunday

Reminiscing the Greek Songs of the Past

A lunchtime piano and voice recital with Rafaella Charalambous and Christos Fountos

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
From28 Feb 2018 Wednesday
To 03 Mar 2018 Saturday

Mistero Buffo with Panos Vlahos

Dario Fo’s MISTERO BUFFO ,directed by Lyto Triantafyllidou with Panos Vlahos

Produced and presented by Ark4Art 

Members of the HC can benefit as they can choose two full price tickets for the price of one by using the code ‘ark4art’ during checkout. Limited availability.

Full Price: £24.50
Concessions [Students, Under-16s, Equity/Spotlight/MU/BECTU Members, Over-60s, Retirees, Persons with Unemployment/Disability Support, Veterans]£19.50

The Cockpit Theatre, Gateforth Street London, NW8 8EH
02 Mar 2018 Friday

Coming Home to the Other:a Greek, a Turk and Stories of a Shared Past

Storytelling event

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
From02 Mar 2018 Friday
To 19 Mar 2018 Monday
exhibitions Friends Room

Point of “You” – A Paintings Exhibition by Dora Constantinou

Dora Constantinou’s art exhibition captures other people’s untold, hidden stories that strive to be told. In her paintings, she tries to become that other person and express their feelings.

Meet the Artist: Wednesday 7th March, 18:30-20:30

Free entry

The Hellenic Centre
15 Mar 2018 Thursday
From17 Mar 2018 Saturday
To 18 Mar 2018 Sunday

Μία ζαχαρένια συνταγή – A sugary recipe

Children’s theatre play followed by activities

Tickets £15 adults, £13 children over 3

The Hellenic Centre
19 Mar 2018 Monday

Charmed Lives in Greece: Ghika, Craxton, Leigh Fermor

Lecture in English

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
21 Mar 2018 Wednesday


An event of words and music presenting the new poetry collection of Clelia Charissis, organised to mark the International Day of Poetry.

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
From21 Mar 2018 Wednesday
To 12 Apr 2018 Thursday
exhibitions Friends Room

Impressions of the Peloponnese

An exhibition of photographs by landscape and seascape photographer Ravenna Moncreiff

Meet the Artist:  Thursday 22nd March, 18:30-20:30

Free entry

The Hellenic Centre
23 Mar 2018 Friday

Greece and England meet through Violin and Piano

Concert by Vasilis Rakitzis, Oliver Nelson

General Admission:£12, HC Members & Concessions £8

The Hellenic Centre
27 Mar 2018 Tuesday


The story of an Italian fugitive, an Anglo-German composer of Jewish origin, and a young Greek woman in the Greek island of Naxos in 1943, is unearthed 70 years later by the grandson of an Italian soldier. The author of the novel Nasso, Professor Franco Rampazzo discusses his work with publishing editor Frazer King, on the occasion of the novel’s translation into Greek and English.

Free entry; booking essential

The Hellenic Centre
From28 Apr 2018 Saturday
To 08 May 2018 Tuesday


Immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist Angelos


Free Entry

The Hellenic Centre
From02 Nov 2018 Friday
To 04 Nov 2018 Sunday

The Levantines: Identities and Heritage

In November 2018, the Levantine Heritage Foundation will hold its third international conference, “The Levantines: Identities and Heritage” in Athens.


To be confirmed