Beiteddine Art Festival

30th anniversary

                                      Program 2015

July Wednesday 29                                                                    

World tenor Juan Diego Florez

Guest Soprano Joyce El Khoury

Filarmonica Gioacchino Rossini Orchestra

The leading Bel Canto Tenor, Juan Diego Florez, has sang in major international theatres, such as La Scala of Milan, Covent Garden in London, the Salzburg festival, to name a few

Joyce El Khoury is the Lebanese rising star of world opera


August Saturday 1

Alternative Rock concert with the sensational David Gray


August Wednesday 5 

Marcel Khalife & the Mayadine Orchestra                  

مرسيل خليفة وفرقة الميادين في “وعود من العاصفة

30 years later he is back to celebrate this year’s anniversary with the Beiteddine Art Festival


August Saturday 8 

Requiem by Tigran Mansurian                                  

Concert Dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide with the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra & the State Chamber Choir of Armenia and Hover State Chamber Choir
Conductor: Eduard Topchjan
Soloists: Irina Zakyan and Gurgen Baveyan


August Wednesday12

Rebecca Ferguson in a tribute to the legendary

Billie Holiday “Lady sings the Blues                        

August Friday 14 & Saturday 15

Kadim Al Sahir

قيصر الاغنية العربية كاظم الساهر

Kadim Al Sahir in what has become a traditional concert with a 100 million albums sold!


August Thursday 20, Friday 21 & Saturday 22

Bar Farouk

Musical comedy directed by Hisham Jaber

بار فاروق –  مسرحية غنائية، إخراج هشام جابر   

Bar Farouk revives the artistic scene of Beirut from the 30s to the 70s, from popular theatre to cabaret music and dance, through the works of icons such as Chouchou, Sabah, Ferial Karim and the poet Omar El Zeenni.


August Thursday 27

Anna Netrebko- The reigning diva of the 21st century                                    

Guest tenor Yusuf  Eyvazov

Filarmonica Gioacchino Rossini Orchestra

One of the most acclaimed classical singers in the world today! Hailed by the Associated Press as “the reigning diva of the early 21st century”, she became the first classical musician to be selected as one of the Time 100 most influential people in the world.

Since her triumphant Salzburg Festival debut in 2002, she has gone on to appear with nearly all the world’s great opera companies.


September Friday 4

Amal Maher sings Umm Kulthum              

الفنانة أمال ماهر تغني أم كلثوم



Photo Exhibition

Original paintings and manuscripts of Gibran Khalil Gibran

From the Gibran Museum in Becharre in collaboration with Gibran National Committee

Lebanese Artists Association – Painters and Sculptors

And Equipe Exode


Under the Patronage of H.E. Minister Michel Pharaon, Minister of Tourism Present


SAS – Studio Art Shopping

At the Glass Hall of the Ministry of Tourism in Hamra

Opening January 19, 2015 at 3pm

Exhibition runs till January 29, 2015 from 2 pm till 8 pm

Contact: Exode 03 976 304  –  LAAPS: 03 756 404


SAS Participants:

Afaf Sader

Assia Hobeika Massabki

Atef Tohme

Elias Dib

Fouad Chehab

Hiba Darwish

Izdihar Mooty

Lamis Rammal

Lydia Moawad

Nadine Zahreddine

Pascale Massoud

Rania Amro

Talal Hajj Hassan

Therese Francis