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Institutions in the Age of Precarity: Technologies, Materials and Imagination

At The Hellenic Centre on 25 Apr

Free entry | Bookings via Eventbrite

or 020 7563 9835 

Discover how technologies ranging from paint to virtual reality have been used as methods to reclaim creative expression during times of temporality, precarity and institutional fragmentation. With Dr Alexandra Antonopoulou and Dr Gabriel Menotti.

MusicTalk

Western & Eastern Influences in Christodoulos Georgiades’ Music

At The Hellenic Centre on 27 Apr

£12/10 concession | Bookings via Eventbrite

or 020 7487 5060

Composer and pianist Christodoulos Georgiades discusses the basic building blocks of music and together with the Waldstein Trio perform an evening of chamber music, including a London premiere of three of Georgiades’ most recent piano works and his ‘Corona Trio,’ composed in 2020.

Talk

Fabulous Creatures: Women Between Reality and Myth

At The Hellenic Centre on 09 May

Free entry | Bookings via Eventbrite

or 020 7563 9835

A never before told story of the female monsters of The Odyssey, blending humour and darkness, myth and modernity and raising questions on stereotyping and bias. Theatre Director Emily Louizou in conversation with the play’s Executive Producer Elizabeth Filippouli, on the occasion of their new play at the Arcola Theatre in London.

 

Music

Vakia: A Singer’s Journey

At The Hellenic Centre on 11 May

£12/10 concession | Bookings via Eventbrite

or 020 7487 5060

Described by the French press as ‘a highly sophisticated and enchanting artist that makes one hear the vast beauty of her voice’ (Bertrand Dicale, Radio France), internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter Vakia Stavrou performs songs from her new album Vakia, accompanied by Socrates Leptos on classical guitar.

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Our purpose

The Hellenic Centre offers a rich programme of lectures, exhibitions, concerts, social events, and Greek language courses to promote awareness of Hellenic culture and nurture UK relations with the Hellenic world.

More about the Hellenic Centre

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Learn Greek

We offer Modern Greek language courses for all levels from beginner to fluent, in groups, or one–to–one.

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Become a member, support culture and receive members' benefits.

The library

Visit our impressive multilingual library, with an extensive collection of books on history, geography, and literature.