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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
The performance is a result of a workshop and training for homeless children
Each play will be performed for three nights, differently exploring gender related subjects
Half the plays at this year's Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre dealt with women's experiences, with many defying genre limitations and stereotypes in favour of a more nuanced approach
The Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre (CIFCET) has just launched its 24th edition with a line-up revealing an interesting selection of Eastern European and Latin American plays
Organised by Cairo's D-CAF festival, Arab Arts Focus ran for a month, garnering positive reviews at the latest edition of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
24th Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre opens 19 September with a play from Georgia
The event aims to shed light on plays by a variety of clubs from across Egypt
Erminia Kamel, artistic director of the Cairo Opera Ballet Company, spoke to Ahram Online about the opening show of the season as well as the company’s future plans
The festival will be held between 7 and 17 September
Cinderella, performed by the young ballet dancers of Minya's Alwanat Cultural Centre, is directed by Mamdouh Hassan
He is the first Egyptian artist to be nominated vice-president of the International Organization of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians (OISTAT)
The play is a comedy directed by Salah Ihab
Shao Chen Yu (Asad) is based in Taiwan and visits the Middle East every year, collecting stories to reflect in his performances
Mahfouz Abdel-Rahman, one of the first screenwriters for Arab television, died yesterday after suffering a stroke
The festival screening will be the film's Egyptian premiere
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