Beiteddine Art Festival is gearing up for its 33rd edition, with a series of cultural acts aiming to draw spectators from all corners of the country and beyond.
“We didn’t use to hear the bombings because the players were so loud,” Blue Note Café owner Khaled Nazha joked.
Lebanese singer Mona Maraachli, known for her warm and ethereal voice, died on Monday. She was 58.
Lebanese singer Mona Meraachli, known for her warm and ethereal voice, died of a heart attack Monday.
Ziad Rahbani’s play “Film Ameriki Tawil” was first staged 35 years ago.
Cinema has long had a compliant collaborator in contemporary music. Film lovers are occasionally reminded of this liaison’s fluidity via the cine-concert –...
It seems being transferred to digital video has done little to diminish the popular appeal of “Bennesbeh Labokra Shou.”
When Ziad Rahbani’s “Bennesbeh Labokra Shou” (What About Tomorrow”) premiered in 1978, the Civil War was already well underway.
While most of the upcoming summer festivals try to cram their rosters with heaps of talent, the Zouk Mikael International Festival seems to gravitate toward...
Lebanon has its fair share of annual book fairs, with three international platforms each catering to audiences literate in Arabic, English and French.
Fayrouz pays tribute to her late husband Assi Rahbani in her first new music video in years.
It has been noted that the lion’s share of Lebanon’s summer festivals – the country’s yearly cavalcade of blue-chip performing talent and tourism dollars –...
In the heart of the city’s downtown gold souks, haunt of the moneyed and fashionably adorned, is a gateway to a vanishing world.
Hundreds of giddy revelers filled Jazz Cafe in North London Wednesday evening, awaiting Ziad Rahbani’s first U.K. performance in 25 years.
The Beirut Holidays Festival played host to a mixture of musical influences Friday night, delivered by non-other than Ziad Rahbani.
Following a two year absence from the music scene, Ziad Rahbani returned to the stage Thursday night to open the 33rd edition of Beiteddine Art Festival.
The eighth edition of Beirut Holidays is getting ready for the summer season with a concert program full of Arab and international stars.
The Real Deal Blues Band knocked off a commendable set of tunes at the Beirut Souks shopping center Tuesday evening.
Lebanon’s summer festival season has begun. With so many events being staged in a wide variety of locations around the country, The Daily Star has summarized...
The work of late writer-director-producer Randa Chahal Sabbag is the subject of the latest film retrospective at Metropolis Cinema.