DAY 1 PROGRAMME

ANCIENT CYPRUS AT THE BRITISH MUSEUM

Dr Thomas Kiely, curator of the A.G. Leventis Gallery of Ancient Cyprus at the British Museum, shares exclusive information behind the ancient Cypriot treasures and their excavations in the early 20th century. 

COMMONWEALTH WRITERS

FT. CONSTANTIA SOTERIOU AND LINA PROTOPAPA

Commonwealth Writers in conversation with author Constantia Soteriou, winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2019 and translator Lina Protopapa.

Actress Daphne Alexander reads the award-winning story Death Customs.

TONIA BUXTON'S CYPRIOT KITCHEN

Author and broadcaster Tonia Buxton chats inspiration, influences and career.

CYPRUS THEATRE ORGANISATION

ARCHIVE (PART 1)

Short presentations of landmark productions by Cyprus’s State Theatre (THOC), celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Part 1: Ancient Greek Drama.

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ABOUT

The Cyprus High Commission in the UK celebrates the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the Republic of Cyprus with a series of online cultural events in collaboration with Cypriot and British academic and cultural institutions, showcasing Cyprus’s cultural heritage as well as contemporary Cypriot culture. Join us for a week of concerts, performances, webinars, interviews, panel discussions, live streamings and film premieres.