Ahmed Abdel-Moaati Hegazi
Beit Al She'r (Al Sett Wassila)
Al Azhar district, behind Al Azhar Mosque, Al Aini St, Tel 02 2510 3171
Sun 2, 9pm: Salon of poet Ahmed Abdel-Moaati Hegazi.
The Cultural Park
Al Sayeda Zeinab Square, Cairo
Fri 31 and Sat 1 April, Tues 4, Wed 5, Thurs 6, 9pm: An encounter with winners of the State Awards for the Young Creative.
105, Abu Bakr El-Seddiq St, Heliopolis, Misr Algedida, Tel 02 2690 8184/85/ 0122 6000168
Sun 2 April, Sun 9 April, 9pm: Ramadan Journey with Dream Catcher Academy (Journal and sessions included).
Radio Cinema, 24 Talaat Harb, Marouf, Qasr El Nil, Downtown, Cairo, Tel 02 25756562
Fri 31, 8pm: Chess competition for amateurs.
Sat 1 April, 8pm: Chess competition for professionals, in cooperation with Gemmazeh. Valuable financial awards for the first and second places in each competition.
Supreme Council of Culture
1 El Gabalaya St, El-Gezira, Zamalek, Cairo, 02 2735 0121/ 2735 3749
Wed 5, 9pm: “Manifestations of Ramadan in Arabic Poetry” a poetic evening.
Thurs 6, 9pm: A round table discussion on the extent of investing in popular culture and folklore as materials from heritage that attract and refresh the national memory and protect the cultural identity.
* A version of this article appears in print in the 30 March, 2023 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly