Watch “Hona Beirut” on April 18 and 21

HONA Beirut debuted on April 13th, the anniversary of the start of the Lebanese Civil War. The play is a dark comedy directed by Yehya Jaber and produced by MARCH Lebanon, where 18 young men and women from different backgrounds and religious poke fun at the sectarian rifts and stereotypes they live with every day. The plot is as follows: "After a breaking news bulletin interrupts auditions for a play at a cafe in Downtown…

Facebook F8 is Hosting a Beirut Meetup This Year

Facebook's annual developer conference F8 is taking place this year on April 18-19 in San Jose, California. Facebook is set to reveal new features and changes to their page and it will all be live-streamed on a dedicated page to the F8. There will also be several meet ups in 45 different tech hotspots around the world, including Beirut Digital District in Beirut. Beirut will be one of 5 MENA cities to host F8 meetups…
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Ali Kedami will Run 72 Hours Non-Stop for SANAD Hospice!

1 month ago
Ali Kedami is an internationally renown long trail runner who has completed some of the most challenging and tough races in the world, including The 4 Deserts: the world’s leading rough-country endurance footrace series. Last ...
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#MagicFutsal: Meeting Maldini, Giggs & Falcao

1 month ago
Falcão, Paolo Maldini, Ryan Giggs, Vahid Shamsaee, Nabil Akaazoun and Zoran Rakicevic were in Beirut this weekend to meet their fans and play against Bank of Beirut’s futsal team. I was lucky enough to receive ...
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La Nuit des Musées 2017: Visit Lebanon’s Museums For Free on April 7

1 month ago
The Ministry of culture is organizing the 4th edition of “Museums Night” on Friday the 7th of April from 5 PM till midnight. Museums will open at night and will be free for all visitors. ...
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La Plume de Pierre (Pierre Sadek Foundation) Caricatures on Display at The Sursock Museum

2 months ago
Pierre Sadek was Lebanon’s leading political caricaturist and a genius. During my AUB years, I spent countless hours looking through old archives and checking his brilliant newspapers caricatures from the 70s and 80s. Following his ...
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Les Victoires De la Musique 2017: Ibrahim Maalouf Wins Concert/Musical Show of the Year

2 months ago
The 32nd edition of “Victoires de la Musique” was held yesterday in Paris and French-Lebanese Ibrahim Maalouf won the “Concert/Musical Show of the Year” (Spectacle musical/Tournée/Concert) award. The annual ceremony is held yearly since 1985 ...
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#MagicFutsal: Ryan Giggs, Paolo Maldini & Falcao Coming to #Beirut on March 4

2 months ago
Sport Evasion and B-Production are kicking off 2017 with a massive Futsal game that will take place on Saturday the 4th of March from 17:30 to 19:30 in Biel. Falcão, Paolo Maldini, Ryan Giggs, Vahid ...
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Four Reasons To Attend Christmas In Action Next Week [December 14-18]

4 months ago
I was introduced to Christmas in Action last year by a friend and had the honor to meet Cynthia Bou Khater few weeks back, the woman behind this year’s biggest Christmas event and IN Action, ...
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#Achrafieh2020: Discover Saint Nicolas Street

4 months ago
Achrafieh2020 is organizing one last car-free day this year in Saint Nicolas, Achrafieh. The event will take place on Sunday December 4 from 10 AM till 8 PM and kick off the Christmas festivities. Car-free ...
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