Cheers to Marriage

encinq_حبلى – Written and directed by Gabriel Yammine Actors Zeinab Assaf, Oussama El-Ali, Joyce Abou Jaoude, Nada Abou Farhat (Saturday, 4 March ) She stands there looking at each one of the audience, making sure to let them know that they are part of the crime. A crime that will eventually drive any girl pressured by their judgments into…

Sailing…

Sailing the silk road – Caracalla (Friday 17 February) I am so proud of having that kind of professionalism in dancing theater in Lebanon. There is definitely work done there. And it is shown that the dancers have put a lot of effort to present such an international show. But I think that having this…

Partners in crime…

  Bte2toul Directed by Joe Kodeih | Staring: Bernadette Houdeib & Tallal Jurdi | inspired by “Petits Crimes Conjugaux” of Eric Emmanuel Schmitt  (Sat 18 February 2017) Seduction, love, misery and crime… this would wrap up all the amazing work done on that stage. A full stage where everyone was awaiting the incredibly talented actors to start. Digging…

War love

  Kelkon Sawa Directed by Camille Salameh | Staring: Badih Abou Chakra, Rodrigue Sleiman and Patricia Nammour  (Sun 19 February 2017) I am falling in love with a talent. I can’t believe the feeling of joy that I have when I see Badih about chakra on stage. His body language, voice, character evolution… amazes me. He never fails of…

We all have stories to tell…

Kifik ya Leila. Directed by Michel Jabre | Staring: Nelly Maatouk  (Sat 4 February 2017) satirical comedy, tragedy This is the first time I watch a play for the actress Nelly Maatouk. I didn’t have any background about her so I had no I idea what to expect. The play “kifik ya Leila” started with…

Hope for a change!

Chou sar bi kfarmenkhar (Sat 29 January 2017) Comedy, educational During this weekend, the Lebanese puppet show was back presenting “What Happened in Kfar Menkhar?” (chou sar bi kfarmenkhar?)  in theater douwar al chams (Sunflower Theater – Tayouneh). The play was first produced in 1993 and marked the birth of the Lebanese Puppet Theater. It is targeting kids and talks about the…