Renowned Egyptian director Khaled Galal and his big cast from the Artistic Creativity Centre will perform their successful play 'Cinema Masr' at the Cairo Opera House's Fountain Theatre on three successive nights starting Monday.
The play, which has seen huge success among audiences and critics, has been staged for dozens of nights since its premier last summer, with many first-class artists attending and some being honoured during the show.
Cinema Masr’s cast includes 65 students presenting on stage around 40 scenes from memorable Egyptian films in a dramatic context created by the director.
Khaled Galal is head of the Actor's Studio, operating under the Artistic Creativity Centre, which he also manages alongside heading the Cultural Production Affairs Sector.
Under Galal, during the past two decades, hundreds of actors enrolled at the Studio have graduated and entered the theatre and film scene, with its most successful play being Qahwa Sada (Black Coffee), which premiered in 2008 and whose cast have become some of the most popular and active actors in Egypt.
Amid strict safety measures, Egypt resumed cultural activities last month, with most performances to be held at outdoor venues.
Monday 24, Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26, 8pm
Fountain Theater, Cairo Opera House, Zamalek
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