On the occasion of and following the local award ceremony for the Grand Prix of the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2017, a special show will take place at CVAR. Join us for a sequel to last year's "Here Come the Brides" show which presented our common heritage in all its nuptial glory. Let's... Undress the Bride! Let us remember our grandma’s bloomers and drawers, the lingerie of the 1920s, the transition from pantaloons to panties… and once again discover a common heritage. Programme: ✽ 19:00-20:00 Local Award Ceremony: • Opening speeches by Dr Rita C Severis, Executive Director of CVAR; Dr Ayla Gürel, Member of the Board of Directors, Costas & Rita Severis Foundation; Ms Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović, Secretary General of Europa Nostra; and HE the Minister of Education and Culture, Mr Costas Kadis • Presentation of the Award by Ms Androulla Vassiliou, Vice-President, Europa Nostra • Acceptance Speech by Mr Costas Severis, Chairman, Costas & Rita Severis Foundation ✽ 20:00-21:00 Undress the Bride! In co-operation with the Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation.