• Rehearsing Freedom: The Story of a Theatre in Palestine

    Rehearsing Freedom: The Story of a Theatre in Palestine

    The Freedom Theatre’s latest title, ‘Rehearsing Freedom: The Story of a Theatre in Palestine’ is a visual journey through the first ten years of the work and...

  • Stand-up Comedy at The Freedom Theatre

    Stand-up Comedy at The Freedom Theatre

    On Saturday April 29 and Sunday April 30, The Freedom Theatre will present two stand-up comedy performances, with emerging Palestinian comedic talents. The performances are th...

  • Graduation of third generation of Theatre School students

    Graduation of third generation of Theatre School students

    Congratulations to The Freedom Theatre School graduates, Ameer Abu Alrob, Ihab Talahmeh, Osama Al Azzeh, Raneen Odeh and Samah Mahmoud! After three years of study in acting, d...

  • Towards fulfilling the dream of cultural resistance

    Towards fulfilling the dream of cultural resistance

    TOWARDS FULFILLING THE DREAM OF CULTURAL RESISTANCE Statement by The Freedom Theatre, April 4, 2017 The basic principles of The Freedom Theatre include developing awareness an...

  • Hidden Stories

    Hidden Stories

    The Freedom Theatre’s new exhibition, Hidden Stories, is the outcome of an advanced photography workshop where the participants were encouraged to carefully and critical...

Theatre News

Comedy Club with Mark Thomas and Sam Beale continues

The Freedom Theatre’s cooperation with British comedians Mark Thomas and Sam Beale continues this month with an intensive workshop that will end with two public presentations at The Freedom Theatre. Mark Thomas is a British comedian, presenter, political satirist and journalist, who is a long-time friend of The Freedom Theatre. Sam Beale is a senior lecturer in Theatre Arts at Middlesex University, London, ... Read More »

Puppet show at The Freedom Theatre

On Thursday April 20 at 11:30, The Freedom Theatre presents ‘Beit Biut’, a puppet show written by Mohamed Farouj and directed by Firouz Nastas from Bethlehem. The play tells the story of Sami, who spends all day alone without playing with other children because he is in a wheelchair. Sami resorts to the imaginary world to learn about the Palestinian popular figures Hadidoun and Nasees. After several attempts ... Read More »

The Freedom Theatre co-founder Zakaria Zubeidi back on full amnesty

Zakaria Zubeidi, co-founder of The Freedom Theatre, has been able to return to his home in Jenin refugee camp after spending four years in a Palestinian Authority prison in Ramallah as a consequence of his amnesty being revoked by the Israeli occupation. In early 2013, Zubeidi, head of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigades during the second Intifada and later a strong ... Read More »

Palestinian Prisoners Day

April 17 marks Palestinian Prisoners Day. Palestinian prisoners, across the political spectrum, have announced the launch of a collective hunger strike in Israeli prisons starting today, to address the wide range of human rights and humanitarian law violations faced by Palestinian prisoners and detainees, including women and children. The hunger strikers call for proper health care, education, phone access, family ... Read More »