Past Events


There are currently no upcoming events at Alwan. Here are some of the most recent events.

Musical Performance: Sanamika Quartet - Persian Meets Jazz

Sat, December 16, 2017 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts presents:

Sanamika Quartet: Persian Meets Jazz

Sanam Tahmasebi, vocals
Santiago Tomas Belgrano, piano
Daniel Durst, bass
Unai Olabarri Varela, drums

Tickets available online or at the door

$20 General Admission l $15 Students and Seniors

Doors open at 7:30 pm

The Sanamika Quartet presents a sonic palette in uncharted musical territory, probing the overlap of Persian and contempor... Read more

Sanamika Quartet
Sanamika Quartet

Book Launch & Discussion: Foucault's Orient: The Conundrum of Cultural Difference, from Tunisia to Japan

Wed, November 29, 2017 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts is proud to host Professor Marnia Lazreg and the launch of her new book:

Foucault's Orient: The Conundrum of Cultural Difference, from Tunisia to Japan

Suggested contribution:

$10 General Admission l $5 Students and Seniors

A limited number of books will be available for purchase at the event.

For online purchases please visit www.berghahnbooks.com and use 50% discount code LAZ225 at checkout. Valid through November 30th, 2017. *Shipping charges will apply.

Doors open at 6:30 pm

Fouca... Read more

Musical Performance: Adam Maalouf and Future Tribe

Sat, November 18, 2017 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Tickets: $20 General l $15 Students & Seniors

Available at the door or online
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Doors open at 7:30 pm

"Adam Maalouf and Future Tribe - Where the Ancient meets the Modern"

As a specialist in pantam (handpan), cello and percussion from around the world, Adam Maalouf's unique interpretation of wo... Read more

Adam Maalouf
Adam Maalouf

Musical Performance: Ensemble Fanaa

Sat, November 4, 2017 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts presents:

Ensembe Fanaa

Daro Behroozi, alto saxophone/bass clarinet

John Murchison, upright bass/ gimbri

Dan Kurfirst, drumset, frame drums

Tickets: $20 General l $15 Students & Seniors

Available at the door or online
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Doors open at 7:30 pm

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Around Town: 3000 Nights - A Film by Mai Masri

Mon, October 30, 2017 7:00 pm at Anthology Film Archive

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3000 Nights l Palestine l 2015 l 103 minutes l Mai Masri
Post-screening discussion with Director Mai Masri
For more information, please click here.
View trailer.

Film Synopsis:
Layla, a newlywed schoolteacher, is arrested on false accusations and sentenced to eight years in a high security Israel women's prison, where she encounters a terrifying world in which Palestinian political prisoners a... Read more
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