Special events

Special events

Conferences, exhibitions, and diplomatic events that make our programme even more flavourful and diverse. 

Events archive

Octavian Saiu Talks Theatre at EIF

Octavian Saiu Talks Theatre at EIF

Complementing the substantial Romanian presence in Scotland's capital this summer, Romania’s foremost theatre critic and historian Octavian Saiu chairs two of the most expected talks at the Edinburgh Festival: 'The Scottish Supernatural' and 'The British Gothic'. These two Insights feature famous journalist, art critic...

17/08/2015 @ The Hub, Castle Hill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE
Competition: Show London to Moromete!

Competition: Show London to Moromete!

Moromete is in London. One way or another he made his way here and he wants to visit the city – but where should he go? Help him discover London! Step 1: Print or download Moromete's photo on your mobile device. Step 2: Take a picture of Moromete in a place that he might like. Step 3: Post your photo on our Facebook...

12 - 20/06/2015 @ London

THE MOROMETES 60: The Jubilee of a Masterpiece

Two years after Stalin’s death, the relaxation of ideological grip, however timid and short, made possible the publication of a remarkable novel that would be hailed not only as one of the timeless masterpieces of Romanian modern letters, but also as one of the most poignant readings of Romania’s...

10 - 30/06/2015 @ RCI London & Leicester Square Theatre
Enescu, (Un)Known

Enescu, (Un)Known

As part of the 'Enescu Month' in London, James Jolly, Editor-in-Chief at The Gramophone chairs a panel of distinguished Enescu specialists and aficionados, which discusses the great composer’s outstanding musical legacy. Accompanied by rare pictures and historical footage, casting an unexpected light on the life and work of George...

23/01/2015 @ Romanian Cultural Institute, 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X8PH
International Conference: 'Shakespeare - Adaptation, Reception, Translation'

International Conference: 'Shakespeare - Adaptation, Reception, Translation'

We are delighted to co-organize and host the second edition of the Shakespeare Conference, which brings together leading scholars and researchers from the best English departments in Romania with counterparts from Ireland, France, Italy, Turkey, Poland, Great Britain, Japan, USA, United Arab Emirates. The event is a joint initiative of the...

15/11/2014
Romanian Cultural Days in Dublin

Romanian Cultural Days in Dublin

We are back in Ireland’s extroverted capital with a month-long showcase of cultural events, typifying the best and latest in Romanian music, film, theatre, literature, visual arts and intellectual reflection.   Internationally-acclaimed artists and intellectual luminaries join forces to make this festival a time of discovery and...

07 - 25/10/2014 @ Dublin, Ireland
Essential Romania: Life and Crafts of Yesteryear

Essential Romania: Life and Crafts of Yesteryear

Join us for a weekend of Romanian traditions and crafts at the Horniman Museum and Gardens, occasioned by the opening of 'Revisiting Romania: Dress and Identity', a major exhibition celebrating the ancient, sophisticated art of Romanian traditional outwear and fabrics.   Special guests: Ovidiu Lipan Ţăndărică and the...

04/10/2014 - 10/04/2016 @ Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100 London Road, Forest Hill, London SE23 3PQ
Word Hunting in Belgravia

Word Hunting in Belgravia

Nurture your adventurous side as we take you on a treasure hunt around Belgrave Square, exploring the ways foreign languages and translations connect people and cultures all over the world. Come celebrate the European Day of Languages with us! No knowledge of foreign languages required, this is a game for young people and adults...

27/09/2014 @ Belgrave Square
'Auspicious Absents. An architectural and biographical history of 1 Belgrave Square'

'Auspicious Absents. An architectural and biographical history of 1 Belgrave Square'

The exhibition 'Auspicious Absents. An architectural and biographical history of 1 Belgrave Square', which will open during the hugely popular Open House programme, is a celebration of our venerable home, one of the most prestigious addresses in Central London. It examines the architectural features of the majestic, 180-year old...

20/09 - 03/10/2014 @ RCI London
Learn Romanian in Romania!

Learn Romanian in Romania!

Romanian Language, Culture and Civilization Courses, Braşov, Romania 20th edition, July 1st - 26th 2014   The Romanian Cultural Institute organizes and conducts Romanian Language, Culture and Civilization Courses in the 12th century citadel of Braşov. The program is organized in collaboration with the Faculty of Letters of...

01 - 26/07/2014
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