Category Archives: Iran


12 May 2015

Introducing: Iranian Contemporary Theater

Today, Iranians show a lot of appreciation for theatre. Once rather quiet, theatre halls are now running out of tickets as enthusiastic crowds flock to see productions with various themes and genres that cater to various tastes. Theatrical performances have...

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28 Aug 2014

The 15th International Puppet festival: Call for Articles-Tehran

The 15th International Puppet festival: Call for Articles-Tehran Dear Puppeteers of the little big world of PuppetsThe 15th International Puppet festival of Tehran would like to announce call for articles about puppetry for the website of the festival.the articles could be...

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3 Jun 2014

15th International Puppet Festival- Tehran (MOBARAK)

15th International Puppet Festival- Tehran (MOBARAK) Tehran -Mobarak 15th. International Puppet Festival Dear puppeteers, We have great pleasure to announce: Tehran -Mobarak 15th. International Puppet Festival will be held from 13th.to 20th.Sept.2014.  www.tehranmobarak.com We hope to make this festival a great event...

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1 Oct 2013

Call for Entry 13th edition of International festival of student’s puppet theater- Tehran, Iran. DEADLINE EXTENDED

Dear Friends and Colleagues From 15th of February until 22nd of February 2014, Tehran will celebrate the 13th edition of International festival of student’s puppet theater.The festival aims to create a link between the present and future artists of the Little...

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29 Aug 2013

13th International Festival of Student’s Puppet Theatre, Tehran

  13th International Festival of Student’s Puppet Theatre, Tehran   From 15th of February to 22nd of February 2014, Tehran will celebrate the 13th International festival of student’s puppet theater.  The festival aims to create a link between the present and...

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29 Nov 2011

[World] 30th Fadjr Theatre Festival-Iran

We are pleased to inform you that the Dramatic Arts Center of Iran will hold the 30th Fadjr International Theater Festival from 25th of January to 11th of February 2012 in Tehran, Iran as the main theater event of our...

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20 Nov 2009

Nazeri at Carnegie Hall – A Musical Bridge Between Iran and the U.S.

Father and Son Duo Builds Bridge over Cultural GapCNN.com, 11/17/09"Diplomacy hasn't worked. Sanctions have achieved little. Relations between Iran and the United States are, at best, chilly. So why not try music?On [November 14], for the first time, Iranians were the...

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15 Oct 2009

Imaginary Knots: Multi-Media Performance by Iran’s Hamid Saeidi Theatre Group in Los Angeles

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here   A Tale of Two Persian Carpets: The Ardabil and Coronation CarpetsNovember 14, 2009-January 18, 2010Art of the Americas Bldg, 2nd (Plaza) LevelDating to the first half of the 16th century, LACMA's two spectacular Persian carpets,...

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31 Aug 2009

13th Iran International Festival of University Theatre 2010

the 13th Iran International Festival of University Theatre (IIFUT)April 30th until May 8th, 2010- Tehran, Iran We wish to announce that the 13th Iran International Festival of University Theatre (IIFUT) will be held in Tehran on. April 30th until May 8th,...

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27 Aug 2009

news from The Translation Project – Oral Storytelling in Iran

http://www.ou.edu/worldlit/onlinemagazine/2009july/Talebi.htmlTALEBI PAGE 1 (1 of 5)© 2009 WORLD LITERATURE TODAYNiloufar Talebiwww.thetranslationproject.orgwww.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1556437129/netnative415 550 7606

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16 Aug 2009

Iranian Heritage Music Video Solicitation

AnnouncingSHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2010produced by SoCiArts.comIRANIAN HERITAGE MUSIC VIDEOFarhang Foundation and SoCiArts are proud to announce the second annual Farhang Foundation Short Film Festival. This year, filmmakers from all walks of life, Iranian and non-Iranian, are invited to create a music video (less than...

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16 Dec 2008

Iranian Literary Arts Festival 2009

  SAVE THE DATE: February 5-6, 2009The Translation Projectpresents its secondIranian Literary Arts Festivalin partnership withFriends of the SF Public Library: SF International Poetry Festivaland theAsia Society The Translation Project welcomes contemporary Iranian poets from all over the world for a celebration...

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7 Jun 2008

BELONGING: New Poetry by Iranians Around the World by The Translation Project

Dear friends,The book I've been working on for 6 year, the bilingual anthology, BELONGING: New Poetry by Iranians Around the World (North Atlantic Books, July 2008) will be published this summer: <http://www.amazon.ca/Belonging-Poetry-Iranians-Around-World/dp/1556437129/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1204932218&sr=1-2> My organization, The Translation Project, www.thetranslationproject.org  presents new Iranian literature not only in award-winning translation, but in...

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24 Jan 2008

Other: The Iranian: Theater

The Iranian: Theater is a community site for the Iranian diaspora -- the Iranian expatriates who care about their identity, culture, music, history, politics, literature and each other, as well as friends and family living in Iran.

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24 Jan 2008

Other: Iran: Arts and Entertainment

Iran: Arts and Entertainment aims at providing comprehensive information pertaining to Iran and the Middle East.

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23 Jan 2008

Producing Organizations/Festivals: Iran Namayesh

Iran Namayesh is a biennial theater festival that is organized by the Dramatic Art Center in Tehran.

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22 Jan 2008

Artist Support Organizations: The Translation Project

The Translation Project is an organization whose mission is research in and presentation of contemporary Iranian literature to a worldwide audience in multiple languages and media.

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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

Guest of a Few Days

by Moshen YalfaniAmong the dire symptoms and consequences of the Islamic Republic of Iran, one was the coup de grậce on the concept of revolution itself.  The last generation of fighters and strugglers ----- that over a span of century...

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17 Jan 2008

Artigoshe

by Mohammad MiraliakbariArtigoshe is written based on the eternal work of Sophocles; however, with distinctive differences in form and structure. Its structure is rather close to picaresque, but completely free of its special literary rules. But why "Artigoshe"? The letters...

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