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Double Feature #2 - Miyazaki and Mazin

So, if you’re coming by expecting to see what famous filmmakers I’d be exploring today, you’re probably thinking “Hey, Miyazaki! I love that guy”. You’re also probably thinking: “Mazin? 3,104 more words


We're having a Snap! election

That’s right, we’re having a Snap! election.

The actual election is bringing on The Great Depression. The first Jam record I owned was Funeral Pyre. I bought Ghost Town by The Specials at the same time, from WH Smith in Aldershot in case you were wondering. 154 more words

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4/28/17: Monday Funday Dance Party (Friday Edition)

Stop your messin’ around, kids. And Happy Friday.

India's dancer Aditi Mangaldas weaves the silver threads of Kathak into Egyptian audience

Aditi Mangaldas performed ‘Uncharted Seas’ in Cairo and Alexandria, as part of the India by the Nile festival

In her olive green dress, she enters the stage. 2,246 more words

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Skanking To The Oldies

Memory and music travel hand in hand, popping up in strange places, creating feelings associated with a certain time period, song or band. One of the musical high points in my life came in 1979 with the arrival of… 489 more words


Switzerland's HORA Theatre invites Cairo audience to look differently at disabilities

Part of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival’s programming, the Disabled Theatre was staged on 21 and 22 March at AUC’s Ewart Memorial hall

Since its fourth edition in 2015, the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (D-CAF) has introduced shows highlighting disability into its vast programming. 1,277 more words

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