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Vote for one of our own UK Cypriot actor Peter Polycarpou for Whats On Stage Award Peter Polycarpou well known UK Cypriot actor

Peter is currently in The National Theatre’s production of ‘Oslo’.  He is nominated under the Best Supporting Actor in a Play category in this years Whatsonstage Awards. And you can vote for him here.

Oslo is currently playing at The Harold Pinter Theatre until 30th December. Peter is playing the role of former Palestinian Prime Minister and chief Palestinian negotiator of the Oslo Accords, Ahmed Qurie. He is nominated in this years Whatsonstage Awards for Best Supporting Actor in a Play for his portrayal of Qurie. You can vote for him here.

There you add your email address then next you will see best actor award from there you continuue pressing next button till you come to best supporting actor and you will see Peter Polycarpou there you press on his photo and that will mean you have voted and if you continue pressing next until the last page you will see you have submitted your vote.

Polycarpou’s work in movies include Evita (alongside Madonna), Oklahoma!, and De-Lovely. On stage, he was the first actor to play the role of John in the musical Miss Saigon in London. He was an original cast member of the musical Les Misérables, and has played The Phantom in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared in the UK première of The Woods by David Mamet at the Finborough Theatre, London. Television work has included The Bill, Holby City, Casualty and Waking the Dead.

In February 2006, Polycarpou appeared in EastEnders, playing Yannis Pappas, father-in-law of character Carly Wicks for 3 episodes. More recently he played a leading role in the movie O Jerusalem, released in 2007. He also starred in a short film Broken alongside Michelle Collins playing the leading role of Solomon. The film, about a Greek Cypriot immigrant family in 1960s London won several international awards. He wrote and co-directed his own short film Mad George with ex-musician and long time friend John Hoare. The film has shown at several International Film Festivals.

 

The popular Greek singer Panos Kiamos returns to Cyprus

The popular Greek singer Panos Kiamos returns to Pavilion Hall in Nicosia for a festive performance on the 20th of December.

1st Tier Ticket: €60 per person
2nd Tier Ticket: €55 per person
3rd Tier Ticket: €50 per person
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Mariza Rizou in Cyprus

The Greek singer Mariza Rizou returns to our island this December for concerts part of her big tour of Greece and Cyprus.

In Limassol the performance will take place at Rialto Theater on the 15th of December at 20:30

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NEPOMAK UK AGM 2017

On Saturday 9 December, NEPOMAK UK whose aim is to bring together young Cypriots from across the UKheld its Annual General Meeting at the Cyprus High Commission in St. James Square, London. During the AGM, NEPOMAK UK reviewed the previous …

Cyprus presidential election candidate Stavros Malas is to speak in London tonight

Tonight Monday 11th December 2017 Cyprus presidential election candidate Stavros Malas will be speaking at 7.30pm at the Cypriot Community Centre in Wood Green, London., N22 5HJ.

Stavros Malas is  50 years old. He was born 10 June 1967 in …

Applying for Primary, Junior and Middle schools in Hertfordshire for 2018

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If your child is due to start primary school or move on to junior or middle school next year, make sure you apply for a place in good

Cyprus presidential election candidate Stavros Malas is snowed under as he prepares to speak in London tomorrow

Candidate for the 2018 Cyprus Presidential elections, Stavros Malas, is in London visiting the UK to 12th of December 2017.

Also with him is the Cypriot MP Irene Charalambides who is also his media representative.

Tomorrow Monday 11 December, he …

NEPOMAK (World Federation of Young Overseas Cypriots) delegates visit Israel for Diaspora conference

Four NEPOMAK (World Federation of Young Overseas Cypriots) delegates visited Israel last week following an invitation by The Jewish Agency for Israel and Masa, to participate in the Masa Global Leadership Summit. The aim of the visit …

Islington celebrates opening of Cat and Mouse Library – London’s newest library

Islington Council is bucking the national trend of library closures by opening the brand new Cat And Mouse Library in Holloway.

Cat And Mouse Library, at 277 Camden Road, N7 0JN, includes new computers, study space, new books for adults,

Support St John’s School Rocket Fund

Like a lot of small schools, St John’s Upper Holloway Primary School has been affected by funding costs in recent years and one area in particular that has suffered is its IT provision.

The Islington school’s hard-working and enthusiastic children, …