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Current issue | Issue 1330, (2 - 8 February 2017)
Thursday,19 July, 2018
Issue 1330, (2 - 8 February 2017)

Ahram Weekly


Shoghl Afareet
Shoghl Afareet

The Cairo Puppet Theatre
Next to the Al-Attaba Metro Station, Tel 02 2591 0954
Cinderella, a children play with décor and puppets designed by Naglaa Raafat, songs by Tarek Mandour, music composed by Sherif Nour, written by Ahmed Zaki and directed by Lotfy Al-Sayed  
(Performances run daily except Tuesdays, 6.30pm).

Al Fann Theatre
22 Ramses St, Tel 02 2578 2444
Azeb Fi Shahr Al-Assal (A Bachelor in the Honeymoon), starring Intesar, Mounir Youssef, Rola Magdi, Paula, Nashwa Abdel-Rahman, written by Salah Metwali and directed by Galal Al-Sharkawi (Thursday 2, Friday 3 and Saturday 4 February, 10pm).

Grand Nile Tower
Corniche Al-Nil, Garden City, Tel 16826
The new season of Misr Theatre Company starring Ashraf Abdel-Baqi, Ali Rabiaa, Hamdi Al-Merghani, Mustafa Khater and Mohamed Anwar among others presents a number of new plays (Thursday 2 and Friday 3 February, 8pm).
Abtal Baladna (Heroes of Our Country), a puppet show performed by Misr Theatre Puppets, that were made in the Czech Republic depicting all the characters of Misr Theatre Company and their voices presenting a play for children, décor by Mohamed Sami, costumes by Hala Zahwa, written by Egypt’s writing workshop, lyrics by Ayman Bahgat Qamar, music composed by Mohamed Mohie and directed by Ashraf Abdel-Baqi
(Wednesday 22, Thursday 23 (11am) and Friday 24 February, 3pm).  
Al-Haram Theatre
174 Al-Haram St, next to Al-Arish St, Giza, for information and reservation call 16826
Ahlan Ramadan (Welcome Ramadan), a comic play starring cinema and TV star Mohamed Ramadan, Rogina, Ahmed Fouad Selim, Shaimaa Seif, music by Amr Mustafa, choreography by Atef Awad, décor by Amr Abdallah, costumes by Marwa Aouda, written by Walid Youssef and directed by Khaled Galal  
(Thursday 2 and Friday 3 February, 9.30pm).

International Park
Madinet Nasr
Action, a children play about a film that is being shot inside a forest and actions start when the leading actors go through different adventures
(Performances run daily, 7pm).

Malak Opera Theatre
9 A Khalig Al-Khour St, Azbekiya district, Tel 012 2341 7152  
Ashaa Aamal (A Buisness Dinner), Khanaatouna (We Got Bored) and Al Mahwalgi (Performances run every Thursday, Friday and Sunday, 8.30pm).

Metropol (The Children’s National) Theatre
6 Halim St, the beginning of 26th July, Attaba, Downtown, Tel 02 2593 3334
Al Gamila Wa Alwahsh (Beauty and the Beast), a play starring Marwa Abdel-Moneim, Hisham Al-Melegui, Sayed Gabr, Ahmed Othman, Hanaa Said, shows designed by Ashraf Fouad, written by Nasser Mahmoud, directed by Mahmoud Hassan  
(Performances run daily except Mondays until 9 February, 7pm).

Miami Theatre
Maarouf St, Qasr A- Nile, Downtown, Tel 02 2574 5651
Bas Anta Mish Shamem (But You Aren’t Smelling), a play revolves around the social and cultural changes witnessed by the Egyptian society in the past 20 years. It casts Fathi Abdel-Wahab, Mohamed Adel, Rabab Tarek, written by Ahmed Diab and Ahmed Sobhy and directed by Abeer Lotfi
(Performances run daily except Tuesdays, 8.30pm).

Must Opera House
Al-Motamayez District, next to Dar Al Fouad Hospital, 6th of October City, Giza, Tel 01094444273/4/5/ 16828
The sixth season of Tiatro Misr Theatre Company featuring Bayoumi Fouad and Hala Fakher presents its two latest plays Ana Wa Howa Wa Howa (Me, He and He), and Shair X Al-Kheir (Share in Goodness) (Thursday 2 and Friday 3 February, 8pm).  

The National Circus
27 Abdel-Khaleq Tharwat, Cairo, Tel 02 3347 0503
Offering a number of entertaining performances, including clowns, trained dogs, lions and horses
(Performances run daily except Wednesdays, 8pm).

El Sawy Culturewheel
End of 26th of July St, under the 15th of May Bridge, Zamalek, Tel 02 2736 8881/6178/2737 4448
Wisdom Hall  
The Friend of Ants, a marionette play and The Red Flute, a marionette show performed by El Sawy Puppet Theatre Company (Friday 3 February, 3pm).  
Tarzan Stone, a marionette play and the marionette show The Cat and Fish performed by El Sawy Puppet Theatre Company
(Saturday 4 February, 1pm).
Phalsaphat Al Hemear (The Philosophy of Donkeys), a play performed by Porgola Theatre Company based on a play by author Tawfiq Al-Hakim and directed by Mohamed Medhat Shawqi (Monday 6 February, 7pm).

Taliaa Theatre
Attaba Square, next to the Metro Station, Tel 02 2593 7948/2592 0522
Salah Abdel-Sabour
Al Galsa, Shoghl Afareet (The Session: Deeds of Imps), a play starring Taha Khalifa, Fahd Ibrahim, Mido Abdel-Qader, Marina Magdi, written and directed by Monadel Antar with décor and lighting by Amro Al-Ashraf, costumes by Marwa Aouda and executive director Amr Atef (Performances run until 12 February, 8pm).
Zaki Tolimat Hall
Wahed Tani (Someone Else), a play starring Ahmed Siyam, Amr Abdel-Aziz, Hani Saad, Hossam Hamdi, Inas Shiha, décor and costumes by Wael Abdallah, music by Mohamed Raouf, written by Mustafa Saad and directed by Shadi Sorour
(Performances run daily except Tuesdays, 9pm).


Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Tel (03) 4839999
BACC Main Hall
Lais Ella!, a theatrical performance presented by Barah Theatre Company, written and directed by Sherif Dessoki (Wednesday 8 February, 7pm).

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