July 2017
All Cities

Gregorian Chant Workshop

East Jerusalem (02)

“Gregorian Chant Workshop: Theory and Practice” is organized by the Custody of the Holy Land in collaboration with Magnificat Institute and invites choir members, music students, singers, and members of religious orders in the Holy Land. Saint Saviour’s Monastery.

PAPS 2017

East Jerusalem (02)

PAPS 2017 – Second Palestinian Advanced Physics School is organized by Scientists for Palestine with the aim of providing master-level students with an overview of exciting recent developments in modern physics that would normally not be part of the regular curriculum at their home universities. Lectures will be given by internationally-recognized experts on a variety of topics, offering also interactive problem solving sessions, special lectures, and a panel discussion on research and employment opportunities and on life in academia. Birzeit University.

Summer Camp in Birzeit 2017

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Summer Camp in Birzeit 2017 is organized by The Edward Said National Conservatory of Music. Under the supervision of the institute’s teachers and with the participation of a group of international musicians from universities and partner institutes from the United States, Switzerland, Spain and Brazil, students will be trained in groups that are divided into playing Arabic music, wind instruments, guitar, and singing. Birzeit Activity Center.

Jerusalem We Are Here

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Jerusalem We Are Here at the Khalil Al Sakakini Cultural Centre in Ramallah

The opening of the 9th Birzeit Heritage Week

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

The opening of the 9th Birzeit Heritage Week, organized by Rozana Association, is launched with a cultural parade and presents a variety of cultural, musical, and heritage performances in an authentic Palestinian atmosphere. Events include the performance of a traditional Palestinian wedding celebration, sports and special needs activities, and circus, music, and scout performances. The 9th Birzeit Heritage Week runs until Sunday 16  and presents a unique opportunity for visitors to experience and connect with typical features of Palestinian culture and cultural heritage and to enjoy artistic and cultural performances. Starting point is the Al Natour roundabout, and the parade leads to the old city of Birzeit.

The Palestine Circus School

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

The Palestine Circus School performs as part of the 9th Birzeit Heritage Week. Old city, main stage.

Press conference

East Jerusalem (02)

Press conference to announce the program and objectives of The Jerusalem Festival 2017. Yabous Cultural Centre.

Dance workshop

East Jerusalem (02)

Dance workshop with Compañía de Danza Serrano (from Spain) and dancers from Jerusalem, as part of the Jerusalem Festival. Yabous Cultural Centre.

The Forum of Dentist

East Jerusalem (02)

The Forum of Dentist, open to all dentists in the Bethlehem and Hebron governorates, meets for an exchange of knowledge. Bethlehem Convention Palace.

In Summer Camp Finale

East Jerusalem (02)

In Summer Camp Finale: Palestine Circus School, students present the skills they acquired over the course of the camp to public. The Palestinian National Theatre (AlHakawati).

This month’s issue Celebrating Culture in the State of Palestine