26/10/2017 - 06/11/2017
Apus Apus Exhibition
The exhibition presents paintings and sculptures that celebrate the connections between different cultures. The group, which comprises of artists based in Finland, UK and Cyprus, explores the hybridity and commonalities of cultural identities, for example through myth, archaeology and personal stories.
23/10/2017 - 29/10/2017
1st International Monodrama Festival
Pursuing the initiative launched two years ago with the International Monodrama Platform in 2015 and continued in the following year with the First Monodrama Platform for Cypriot Creators, the European Capital of Culture Pafos2017 organises the 1st International Monodrama Festival at the renovated Attikon theatre, from the 23rd until the 29th of October.
Comprising a total of 14 performances from England, Poland, Japan, Iran, Spain, Greece, Romania, Algeria, Lithuania, Israel and Cyprus, this first Festival aspires to place Cyprus on the International Monodrama Festival calendar, while establishing synergies and promoting artistic creation, both within Cyprus and abroad.
20/10/2017 - 27/10/2017
The Carte Blanche Tribe in Pafos
From Ibrahim’s Khan as their point of departure, Carte Blanche theatre company will create an innovative performance, emphasising on the audience’s experiences and the interaction between actors and audience. For the company, it is crucial to vividly highlight and explore the senses, as well as to engage the audience into the performance as active participants. The performance 20-22 and 25-27 October 2017.
15/10/2017 - 22/10/2017
Homo Urbanus Europeanus
The French photographer Jean-Marc Caracci has travelled to 37 European capitals and, through his lense, has recorded everyday life scenes. This exhibition presents, through very special snapshots, the differences and similarities between these cities and their people. After Pilsen, European Capital of Culture in 2015, Caracci came to Cyprus to photograph the capital of Cyprus, Nicosia. Read more
Tribute to Russian Cinema - The Bolshoi
The film tells the true story of a young country girl who dreams of becoming a ballerina. Despite the difficulties and obstacles, she reaches her goal and becomes prima ballerina at the famous Bolshoy Theatre.
07/10/2017 - 31/01/2018
Picturesque scenery, cozy spots, lavish comforts and gustatory delights - this is Cyprus, yours to discover through the amazing and affordable packages that the Cyprus Tourism Organisation has prepared for you...
07/10/2017 - 08/10/2017
The European Capital of Culture – Pafos2017 has created a series of relations and exchanges between Cyprus and Japan, that include events relevant to the art of Ikebana. Read more
Tribute to Russian Cinema - Anna Karenina - Vronsky’s Story
Is there really a single truth in love and in everybody’s choices? Anna Karenina chose a tragic path, abandoning her family and her son Sergei for the sake of Count Vronsky. 30 years later the two rivals, Sergei Karenin and Alexei Vronsky, meet during the Russo-Japanese war in a remote Manchurian village and attempt to find the answers that both of them have long been seeking for.
Tribute to Russian Cinema - The Spacewalker
In March 1965, during the Cold War between the USSR and the USA, there was a harsh antagonism as to who would be the first man to walk in outer space. To accomplish that, no price is too high and no risk is too great. A war veteran and a hot-heated pilot are invited to take part in this mission, facing the complete unknown…
Peri Poleos - La Boite (1967-2017)
The “Peri Poleos” programme of Pafos2017 makes a stop at the legendary cafe La Boîte 67, where it all began exactly 50 years ago. During the magical and most turbulent decade of the 20th century, La Boîte 67 became the place where painting, poetry and singing met with the artistic explorations, the new trends, the political discussions and the youth of the time.