The Ministry of Culture’s electronic initiative “Stay at Home: Culture in Your Hands” presents the following theatrical shows online:
Fri 1 May, 5pm: Honoring the Egyptian theatre pioneers, a play features actressShweikar is shown.
Mon 4, 5pm:Honoring the Egyptian theatre pioneers, a play written by Saadeddin Wahba is shown.
Wed 6, 5pm:Honoring the Egyptian theatre pioneers, a play features late theatre icon Karam Metawaa is shown.
The Ministry of Culture website is at http://www.moc.gov.eg
Its YouTube channel is at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8McPibRT36QSjnt4eGucNw
And its Facebook account is Egyptian MOC
The National Theatre Facebook account is https://www.facebook.com/national.theater.eg/
The French Cultural Institute
# the French Institute, in Egypt, withyou, at home
Within the framework of the programme,“Comedy Continue”, one of the most famous French teams launches a programme every day on its website, its page on facebook, and its YouTube channel broadcasts interviews, reports, and short programmes. It also broadcasts at 8.30pm everyday one of its plays (the plays are in French and not translated).
*A version of this article appears in print in the 30 April, 2020 edition of Al-Ahram Weekly