Theatre News

The Freedom Theatre attending Nakba 70 events in USA

Nabeel Al-Raee, the Artistic Director of The Freedom Theatre is currently in Now York, participating in several Nakba events have been arranged by our friends in the US. 20/5: Verso Books, Brooklyn, NYC To commemorate 70 years of displacement, the Friends of the Freedom Theatre in Jenin held an event titled “Nakba and the Power of Narrative”. The evening explored the Palestinian ... Read More »

Preface to events on Nakba Day

On the 15th of May, The Freedom Theatre will once again commemorate the Nakba, together with Palestinians here and all over the world. Nakba Day refers to the tragic events, during and after the Arab-Israeli occupation in 1948, when over 800.000 Palestinians were displaced from their homes. Up until today, the occupation of Palestine is a reality with severe consequences in the daily life of ... Read More »

New year long project for young women

We are excited to announce a new project! In partnership with Interpeace in Palestine, Mustakbalna, we launch a programme for the benefit of young women to participate in processes of community security. The year long programme will take place in Jenin, Nablus, Tulkarem, Tubas and Hebron in the West Bank. In each of the communities 20 young women between the age of 15 and ... Read More »

Return to Palestine on tour!

Exciting times have arrived for our successful play Return to Palestine. In the coming weeks, the play will be performed at several international festivals. The actors, all graduates of The Freedom Theatre’s Acting School, will spread the story of life under occupation in Palestine. In a comic and tragic way, the play tells the story of American born Palestinian Jad ... Read More »