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A scathing report from the UK Parliament...

A UK parliamentary committee has slammed the post-Brexit Unboxed cultural festival, calling the government’s £120m investment in the initiative “an irresponsible use of public money”. A report published on March 16 by the Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee also warned that it is “far from clear that [Unboxed] will provide a return on investment”. […]

Black Culture Festival concludes eventfu...

Going into last week, station of hope Executive Director Safronia Perry was “tired”, but “excited”. At the end of that weekend, she was “happy”. Hope Station held three events last week to celebrate Black History Month: an OB-GYN collage workshop on Tuesday night, a Black Girl Chronicles learning series on Thursday, and the sixth annual […]

Greenville Parks and Rec to Present ‘A T

Someone once said that the legacy of the past is the seed that bears the harvest of the future. With the inaugural production of Greenville Parks and Recreation’s ‘A Taste of Soul’ cultural festival slated for the weekend of June 19, the city of Greenville and greater Washington County should see healthy tourism performance and […]

A grand gala opens the Olympic culture f...

Special: 2022 Winter Olympics Children perform an excerpt from Flowers in the Mirror, a youth drama jointly produced by China and France, during the press conference of the Olympic Cultural Festival Meet in Beijing on Dec. 27, 2021. (Photo/Chinanews.com.cn ) A grand gala, titled See You in Beijing, will be held at the Tianqiao Performing […]

A big gala opens the Olympic culture fes...

Opera artists Kunqu Yu Jiulin and Shen Fengying. [Photo provided to China Daily] A big gala, entitled See you in Beijing, will be held at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center in the capital on January 6, opening the 22nd Meet in Beijing International Arts Festival. With seasoned director Tian Qinxin as artistic director and pipa […]

A big gala opens the Olympic culture fes...

Opera artists Kunqu Yu Jiulin and Shen Fengying. [Photo provided to China Daily] A big gala, entitled See you in Beijing, will be held at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center in the capital on January 6, opening the 22nd Meet in Beijing International Arts Festival. With seasoned director Tian Qinxin as artistic director and pipa […]

A work inspired by a girl killed by poll...

A public art exhibition inspired by a nine-year-old girl who died of chronic asthma brought on by London’s polluted air will be part of a cultural festival in the capital next year. Reathe: 2022 will feature oversized artwork placed at key sites near the busy South Circular Road near Lewisham. Presented by the charity Invisible […]

K-POP 2021 Global Concert (K-Culture Fes...

SEOUL, South Korea – (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 24, 2021– ‘2021 World K-POP Concert (K-Culture Festival),’ held from November 13 (Saturday) to 14 (Sunday) at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) in Goyang-si, successfully concluded with huge support from Hallyu fans around the world. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202111224005350/en/ […]

K-POP 2021 Global Concert (K-Culture Fes...

SEOUL, South Korea – (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 24, 2021– ‘2021 World K-POP Concert (K-Culture Festival),’ held from November 13 (Saturday) to 14 (Sunday) at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) in Goyang-si, successfully concluded with huge support from Hallyu fans around the world. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202111224005350/en/ […]

K-POP 2021 Global Concert (K-Culture Fes...

Seoul, South Korea – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – ‘2021 World K-POP Concert (K-Culture Festival),’ held from November 13 (Saturday) to 14 (Sunday) at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) in Goyang-si, took place successfully completed with huge support from Hallyu fans around the world. Jointly organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the […]

Tanzania: arts and culture festival sees...

THE Director of the Institute of Arts and Culture Herbert Makoye expressed his joys on behalf of the inhabitants of Bagamoyo. He said they showed their love through their participation in the 40th Bagamoyo International Arts and Culture Festival. Makoye made the remarks during the festival, praising the government, locals and artists for bringing energy […]

Israel closes cultural festival in East ...

Israel has blocked a cultural festival at a site protected by France in East Jerusalem, claiming it was sponsored by the Palestinian Authority without Israel’s permission, a claim denied on Wednesday by organizers. The planned three-day festival at Abraham’s House for religious pilgrims, with performances by Palestinian arts groups, was supported by the United Nations […]

The Royal Culture Festival flourishes on...

″ Gyeonghoeru Fantasy – Royal Lotus Flower ″ is a media art and pansori (traditional narrative song) performance performed at the Gyeonghoeru Pavilion inside Gyeongbok Palace in central Seoul. [KOREA CULTURAL HERITAGE FOUNDATION] The biennial Royal Cultural Festival which invites the public to discover and experience the royal palaces of Korea began on October 15. […]

Pop-Up London ?? free cultural festival...

New research shows the biggest challenges parents face during school vacations are the cost of entertaining their kids (45%) and finding fun experiences for the whole family (34%) Pop-Up London – a free cultural festival for all ages in central London ?? will see more than 100 performances involving more than 200 performers and artists […]

6th Weihai Rushan Oyster Culture Festiva...

In recent years, the city of Rushan has seen the oyster industry as an important breakthrough in the maritime sector and has taken a number of measures in this regard, namely: establishment of the Oyster Research Institute, improvement of the management system brands of oysters, formulated local standards for Rushan oysters, and established from China […]

The Asia-Europe cultural festival “could

A virtual event could prove to be a real winner for the tourism industry, according to a spokesperson for the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts. Cambodia is hosting the Asia-Europe Culture Festival from November 22-26 using online platforms. The festival will be a new channel to attract tourists and international investors to the country, […]

K-Culture Festival to be held in Novembe...

Culture Minister Hwang Hee and music producer Kim Hyung-suk (left) pose for photos at the Ministry of Culture’s office in Yongsan, central Seoul, Monday. (Yonhap) Music producer and composer Kim Hyung-suk has been appointed executive producer of the K-Culture Festival, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said on Monday. The K-Culture Festival will kick […]

Zurich to host Georgian culture festival...

A varied program including lectures on Georgian literature, round tables on architecture, discussions on artistic movements in the country, film screenings and a musical performance will await visitors at five different venues in Zurich over the 10 first days of October. In the cultural festival entitled Bridge: Zurich-Tbilisi, the organizers will bring the popular Georgian […]

Rediscover the Harlem Culture Festival

Continuing the impressive streak of 2021 music documentaries, The Roots frontman Questlove makes his directorial debut with Hulu’s Summer of Soul (… Or, when the revolution couldn’t be televised). Extensively using stunning archival footage in combination with interviews with key artists, participants and other important figures, Summer of the soul is a vibrant celebratory chronicle […]

PMC launches LA3C cultural festival in L...

Penske Media Corp. will launch a three-day cultural festival, LA3C, in Los Angeles in December that aims to celebrate entertainment, food, comedy, fashion, sports and music as well as the great diversity that defines the City of Angels. The event, organized by the parent company of Variety, is scheduled to take place in locations around […]

Opening of the summer cultural festival ...

City of Athens Technopolis, Gazi. Photo source: Municipality of Athens Following the relaxation of restrictions linked to Covid-19 in Greece, the Municipality of Athens launched a Summer festival with live events taking place at four outdoor venues across the Greek capital. Open to residents and visitors, children and adults, the festival includes concerts, dance performances […]