Category Archives: Egypt


20 Aug 2013

Hybrid Theatre Works: Comedy of Sorrows a New Play from Egypt–OPENS this week. Tickets on Sale now.

Hybrid Theatre Works is proud to present one of the first pieces of Egyptian theatre to emerge from the Egyptian uprising: Ibrahim El-Husseini's Comedy of Sorrows. It follows a young university-educated Egyptian woman who, through a series of encounters with...

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18 Jun 2013

International News | Egyptian Artists Occupy Culture Ministry – The Journalist – The Journalist

http://thejournalist.ie/international-news/theatre-news-egyptian-artists-occupy-culture-ministry/ International News | Egyptian Artists Occupy Culture Ministry by Randy Gener Egyptian artists are protesting controversial new culture minister Alaa Abdel Azi, who is accused of being affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood. The country’s leading artists, writers and intellectuals have...

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11 Jun 2013

Call for solidarity from Egyptian ITI

    بيان المركز المصري للمعهد الدولي للمسرح التابع لليونسكو باللغة الانجليزية   Call for Action from ITI Centre, EGYPT <egyptcentreiti@gmail.com>On the Move:http://on-the-move.org/news/topic/40/engage-in-policy/ Facebook English Text by Nehad Selaiha & Hazem Azmy Dear International Friends and Colleagues: We, the founding members of the...

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21 May 2013

PERFORMING PLAYBACK THEATRE: 14 – 16 June 2013 | cairo, egypt

DATES/TIMES June 14th – 16th, 9:30am – 4pm each day. Participants must attend all days and all hours. WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION This 3-day intensive will provide participants with experience, skills and knowledge for effective Playback Theatre performance. In particular, we will:...

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2 Apr 2013

Egyptian Theatre Message (2013)

On the Occasion of the Re-launch of the Egyptian Centre of the International Theatre Institute English version by Hazem Azmy based on the Arabic Original Message read by Nora Amin at the Opening Ceremony of the Sixth National Festival for...

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19 Mar 2013

Egyptian storytelling performance

“Amina’s Stories” is a new translated stage adaptation of the award winning Egyptian short story collection by Hossam Fahr, combining traditional Egyptian storytelling techniques with modern staging and media. This new production will be performed by Egyptian scholar and actress...

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26 Feb 2013

The Gabr Fellowship: A Global Exchange for Emerging Leaders

http://eastwestdialogue.org/gabrfellowship Gabr Fellowship Ludwig Deutsch - A Gathering around the Morning News, Cairo United States, May 4-19 / Egypt, June 8-22, 2013 In May and June 2013, the Gabr Fellowship will bring together a group of 20 promising young professionals...

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13 Nov 2012

Request for Submissions -Women & Tahrir (Cairo 3/2013)

Women, culture and the 25 January 2011 Egyptian revolution. Cairo, March 2013. contact email: dalia.s.mostafa@manchester.ac.uk  shuruqnaguib@lancaster.ac.ukCall for papers This is a call for papers for a workshop which will take place in in March 2013 in Cairo.  This project is funded by...

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27 Mar 2012

2012 Educator Programs | Seeds of Peace

2012 Summer Course: Expressive Arts; Educational Transformations   http://www.seedsofpeace.org/?page_id=11909 COURSE DESCRIPTION OTISFIELD, MAINE | In the Summer of 2012, Seeds of Peace will hold its second two-week summer course for educators from the Middle East, South Asia, and United States. Drawing...

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7 Feb 2011

Letter from Cairo‏ [TOPLAB-ANNOUNCE]

[Note: The writer, Dalia Basiouny, has interned and collaborated withthe Theater of the Oppressed Laboratory.] Dear Friends, Thank you for all the good energy you are send Egypt and for all yoursupport. I tried to write when I came back...

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3 May 2010

New Plays from the Arab World in NYC

  This Week at the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center:Wednesday, April 28 at 4:00 p.m.:The Royal Court's Elyse Dodgson and the International Playwrights ProgramPlease join us for a very special visit and presentation by Elyse Dodgson, Associate Director International for London's...

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23 Jan 2008

Producing Organizations/Festivals: Cairo International Festival for Experimental Theatre

Cairo International Festival for Experimental Theatre

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18 Jan 2008

Educational Organizations: America-Mideast Educational and Training Services

America-Mideast Educational and Training Services, Inc aims to strengthen mutual understanding and cooperation between Americans and the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa.

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17 Jan 2008

Peace of Women

by Lenin El-RamlyLenin El-Ramly was born in Egypt in 1945. El-Ramly is a comic dramatist who audaciously questions the social conventions, hypocrisies and bigotries of both Egyptian society and the Arab world. His work encompasses popular television dramas, experimental theatre, and...

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17 Jan 2008

The Nightmare

by Lenin El-RamlyLenin El-Ramly was born in Egypt in 1945. El-Ramly is a comic dramatist who audaciously questions the social conventions, hypocrisies and bigotries of both Egyptian society and the Arab world. His work encompasses popular television dramas, experimental theatre, and...

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17 Jan 2008

Last Performance

by Nabil BaghatThe LAST PERFORMANCE is a play within a play.  This structure directly reflects the system by which Eygpt, like most governments in the region, preoccupies its citizens with a higher and more distant cause (such as Palestine, Iraq,...

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29 May 2007

Baggage

by Fateh AzzamA small, haunted memory play examining the relation between political and social fear. The TRAVELER is in the airport, where a voice gives the usual security announcements (if your bags are unattended, they will be destroyed) and some...

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3 May 2007

Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean

  Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the MediterraneanXIII Edition, Alexandria, Egypt 25th November – 4th December 2007 Call for Participants  From 25th November to 4th December 2007, the city of Alexandria will host the XIII Edition of the Biennale...

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