11th edition of Arab Theater Festival kicks off in Cairo
Friday، 11 January 2019 - 10:39 AM
The Arab Theater Festival's 11th edition kicked off on Thursday evening at Cairo Opera House in Zamalek district near downtown Cairo.
Organized by the Ministry of Culture in cooperation with the Arab Theater Institute, this edition will see the participation of 650 artists, writers and critics and 24 theatrical shows.
Minister of Culture Enas Abdel Dayyem and Ismail Abdullah, the Secretary General of the Arab Theater Institute, witnessed the kick-off ceremony under the aegis of Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, member of the Supreme Council of the UAE and Ruler of Sharjah.
The festival will wrap up on January 16.