Events in Cairo Week Beginning 23rd January 2011

Events, What's New — By Pharaonick on January 24, 2011 at 7:27 pm

Here’s my pick of the best craic going down in Cairo this week. For fuller listings, check out (also available on your mobile), the Cairo Live Events Guide, and

Cairo-based band Bikya playing a mixture of acoustic sounds and electronica at the Cairo Jazz Club.
10:30pm – free.

West German Radio Choir performing with the Horus Piano Duo, the Coptic Bassem Darwish Ensemble, and the Sufi Madih Ensemble, at the Cairo Opera House – an expression of love for God and humanity.
8:00pm – 25 / 35 / 50 LE.

Ali El Haggar performing at al-Sawy Culture Wheel.
9:00pm – 35 / 40 LE.

Screwdriver playing classic rock covers from the 60’s through to the 80’s, at the Cairo Jazz Club.
10:30pm – free.

Arabic pop-rockers Wust El-Balad playing at al-Sawy Culture Wheel.
8:30pm – 30 / 35 LE.

Malian guitarist Habib Koite performing an acoustic set at Darb 1718.
9:00pm – free.

Note: Photo taken from flickr Creative Commons, and is by epredator.

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