What’s on (Exhibitions-Theatre-Events)

CORFU. Find out what΄s on in Corfu this weekend.

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Ιανουαρίου / 2020

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th

'Bad Boys for Life' at the Orfeas Cinema



Action film directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah.

Starring:         Will Smith, Alexander Ludwig, Vanessa Hudgens

Thursday 16/1 - Wednesday 22/1: 22:30 (2D)



'Contact': Photography exhibition by Corfu Photography Club



Alexis Dairy, Ag. Vasiliou 12, Pinia

The exhibition includes works by the following club members:
Petros Zervos, Spyridon Konofaos, Nikolaos Gatsoulis, Markos Kiprianos, Katerina Michopoulou, Vassilis Pandis, Vassilis Doukakis, Spyridon Vavaris, Ioannis Giorgopoulos and Sonia Brzostowicz.


Retrospective art exhibition - "Angelos Giallinas (1857 - 1939) - With Corfiot light and colour"



10:00 - 16:00 Tuesday to Sunday until 30 April 2020.


Exhibition of Maps: "Corfu by the Great Cartographers"



Corfu Municipal Art Gallery is exhibiting some of the artistically and scientifically important maps of Corfu from its collection.

From Thursday 25 April the works of these cartographers will be on exhibition in chronological order, covering four centuries, allowing us to see the development of cartography from the 17th century Baroque period, when aesthetics dominated, to the early 19th century, when there was an almost complete absence of any decorative items.

The exhibition will display 15 engravings in the central room of the Gallery's Permanent Exhibition.

Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 (Closed on Mondays and public holidays)



Weekend at Kantoni Estate
Spend unique Weekends at Kantoni Estate!
Reservations: 6988 799070 / 26630 23157




Saturday 18th

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' at the Orfeas Cinema



Adventure film directed by Jake Kasdan.

Starring:          Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart

Saturday 18/1: 20:10 (2D)


Chytiris / Stavrinos On the way - at Polytechno

Stefanos Chytiris (drums) and Don Stavrinos (trumpet, synth).

21:30

Polytechno

Scholemvourgou 39, New Fortress entrance


Tickets: 5 Euros


'Another Saturday, Another Fairy Tale' - "Musical Images"



The Municipal Art Gallery educational programme for youngsters.

At the Gallery shop and reading room (People's Garden).

As part of the "Musical Images" series the topic this Saturday is 'Winter' from the The Four Seasons by Vivaldi - the first four of the 12 violin concertos.

11:00 - 13:00
For children aged from 6 to 11

Participation is free


Braille lessons in Corfu



52-hour course in Braille starting on Saturday 18 January.

To register contact the programme director Styliani Kouskourida:

6982 348613
2nd Parodos, Kotardou 4

Office: 26610 48927 /6976892917
Email: [email protected]


Union of Corfu Artists group exhibition



Members of the Union of Corfu Artists are putting on a group exhibition.

"Corfu Museums"

Municipal Theatre Foyer

Duration: 8 - 18 January
Opening hours: 10:00 - 14:00 / 18:00 - 21:00


Loutses Cultural Society and Agios Athanasios Church New Year's Cake



Following the Liturgy for Agios Athanasios Day at the Old School.


Friday & Saturday evenings at Harry’s Taverna garden
Harry’s Taverna in Kontokali has live music evenings every Friday and Saturday
‘Odiki Voithia’ (Road Assistance) band.
Vangelis Moraitis: bouzouki
Alexis Kremonas: guitar
Yiorgos Pandis: accordion
Reservations: 6981686618

Live music evenings at Abakas traditional meze-bar
Abakas meze bar is organizing live music evenings every Saturday.
Artistic, folk and traditional songs.
Velissariou 30


 
Saturdays at Barba Thomas Taverna
 
Barba-Thomas Taverna welcomes you every Saturday to spend an unforgettable night with its new musical programme.
 
Singers: Phanis Kazianis, Akis Gekos, Alexandra Koulouri, Bouzouki: Christos Mamalos, Drums: Tasos Pagratis, Piano and musical credits: Spiros Kontis.



Friday & Saturday evenings with live music at ‘San Paramithi’ meze restaurant
Live music, quality food and fine wine!


 
Sunday 19th

Guided tours of Corfu Town historic centre for the public



The Tourist Guides Union is organising a guided tour in Corfu Town historic centre on Sunday 19 January.

The tour is open to residents who want to learn more about local history as well as any visitors who may be on the island. Children are welcome.

The only requirement is to register for the tour via e-mail at [email protected] or by sms to 6974 028590. When you submit your registration please choose either 11:00 - 12:00 or 12:00 - 13:00.


Glyfada - Myrtiotissa trek



The Special Search & Rescue Team (EMED) is organising a trek on Sunday 19 January.

We will set off at 10:00 from Glyfada beach, pass through Myrtiotissa and climb up to Ai Giorgi monastery. We will take a break there and then return via Kelia.

Meet up at 09:15 at the bakery at the Telesilla Hotel car park in Kontokali.


Corfu Macedonian Society New Year's Cake



Corfu ΄Alexander the Great΄ Macedonian Society will be cutting its New Year cake.

18:30

At Corfu Gymnastics Association


Corfu 'Maskarata' New Year's Cake



Corfu 'Maskarata' will be cutting its New Year's cake at 18:00.

Cafe Bar Dell’ Acque (Evg. Voulgareos St.)


Thinalia Philharmonic Society New Year's Cake



Thinalia Philharmonic Society will be cutting its New Year΄s cake.

12:00

At the Philharmonic Society Hall.

There will be a short performance from the band conducted by Fotini Angeli.


Afra Educational & Cultural Society New Year's Cake



Afra Educational & Cultural Society will be cutting its New Year΄s cake.

18:30

Old Afra School


Gastouri 'Omonia' Philharmonic Society New Year’s Cake
 
19:00

At the Philharmonic Society Hall
 

Karousades Community & Societies' New Year’s Cake

Karousades Community, Cultural Society, “Dinos Theotokis” Philharmonic Society, Friends of the Philharmonic Society and “Olympias” Sports Club will be cutting their New Year’s Cake.

19:00

At Karousades Cultural Centre


Agios Stefanos, Avliotes Societies' New Year’s Cake

Agios Stefanos Philharmonic Society, Cultural Society, Library, Folklore Museum and Business Society will be cutting their New Year’s Cake.

19:00

At the Philharmonic Society Hall


Corfu Sailing Club New Year’s Cake & Awards
 
Corfu Sailing Club invites all members, athletes, students and friends to the New Year’s Cake cutting and awards ceremony for students.

12:00
Mandraki, Old Fortress

 

Corfu Scouts New Year’s Cake

With the participation of “Dimodokos” Municipal Choir

12:00

At the Scouts Hall