The Spoken and the Unspoken: Engaging Politics Through Performance

Arab Arts Focus Talks & Pitch Sessions

Summerhall Festival - Anatomy Lecture Theatre


Arab Arts Focus Talks Programme supported by Tamasi Collective for the Performing Arts and curated by Jumana Al-Yasiri, Sundance Institute Theatre Programme. Artists from Palestine, Syria, Zimbabwe, and Cambodia address diverse tactics for surfacing controversial political issues in their work. Co-curated by The Laboratory for Global Performing Arts and Politics at Georgetown University. Speakers: Faisal Abu Alhayjaa (Palestine), Reem Alsayyah (Syria), Chankethya ‘Kethya’ Chey (Cambodia), Gideon Jeph Wabvuta (Zimbabwe) Moderator: Ambassador Cynthia Schneider and professor Derek Goldman (USA)
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