Magic and Power in “The Thousand and One Nights”

Magic and Power in “The Thousand and One Nights”

Illustrated Talk, Storytelling & Panel Discussion on Alf Layla Wa Layla: “The Thousand and One Nights“ Friday 18 November, 7.30pm, Rich Mix, London E1 Author & BMS member, Samantha Herron, is on the Panel.  For information and ticket(s): https://www.richmix.org.uk/events/spoken-word/magic-and-power-alf-layla-wa-layla-thousand-and-one-nights

Fatima-Zohra

Fatima-Zohra

  Sunday 6 November | 9:45pm | Elgar Room Fatima-Zohra El Qortobi grew up in a family committed to the traditions of Eastern Morocco musical heritage, and won the prize for ‘most beautiful voice’ at the festival of Oujda Gharnati at the age of 17. Showcasing the multi-cultural heritage of Morocco, this evening of classical […]

Drawings from Marrakech by Lucinda Rogers

Drawings from Marrakech by Lucinda Rogers

Exhibition open 14 – 31 October 2016 Monday – Friday 10.00am – 5.30pm Saturday  11.00am – 2.00pm

Patience Patience

Patience Patience

PATIENCE, PATIENCE YOU’LL GO TO PARADISE! Fifty years after emigrating to Brussels, seven North African Muslim women are finally starting to taste freedom after decades raising their families behind closed doors. Bertha DocHouse are delighted to present the latest film in our ‘DocHouse Firsts’ initiative – bringing docs to the big screen that wouldn’t otherwise be […]

Bastards – A Moroccan Documentary

Bastards – A Moroccan Documentary

Directed by Deborah Perkin, Bastards is about a Muslim mum who fights family, tradition and the law to give her illegitimate daughter a future. It’s uplifting, funny, moving – and shows the inside of a Moroccan court for the first time on film. Released in UK cinemas last year, it won high praise from film critics like […]

Message of Condolences from King Mohammed VI to President of France

Mohammed VI a adressé un message de condoléances au Président français, François Hollande, suite aux attaques terroristes qui ont visé, vendredi, plusieurs quartiers de Paris. Dans ce message le souverain affirme avoir appris avec une vive émotion et une profonde tristesse la nouvelle des odieuses attaques terroristes qui ont visé plusieurs quartiers de Paris « Je vous […]

Nour Festival of Arts – 20 October to 8 November 2015

Nour Festival of Arts – 20 October to 8 November 2015

Nour Festival is a festival dedicated to the best of contemporary arts and culture from the MENA region. Events take place in different venues across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. The Festival features different arts forms ranging from theatre, cinema, literature, to dance, music and even food. There are also many exhibitions, workshops, […]

The Spirit of the Moors – 15th October 2015

The Spirit of the Moors – 15th October 2015

English Chamber Orchestra presents The Spirit of the Moors On Thursday 15 October, a unique British Moroccan collaboration will take place to celebrate the talents of Moroccan musicians in London. The brilliant young Moroccan pianist, Dina Bensaïd, makes her London debut performing music by the internationally acclaimed Moroccan composer, Ahmed Essyad. The concert includes the […]