• The Freedom Theatre Child Centre is expanding

    The Freedom Theatre Child Centre is expanding

    The Freedom Theatre’s Child Centre welcomes three more children to join the daycare! Our Child centre offers daycare for children aged 0-5. The activities are based on a...

  • The Freedom Theatre tours Portugal

    The Freedom Theatre tours Portugal

    After the creation of a Friends of The Freedom Theatre association in Portugal, based at the Barraca Theatre at the end of 2015, The Freedom Theatre is embarking on its first ...

  • Return to Palestine

    Return to Palestine

    Return to Palestine centres around Jad, a Palestinian born in America, who goes to Palestine for the first time in his life. Wanting to know more about his people and identity...

  • Join us for another 10 years of cultural resistance!

    Join us for another 10 years of cultural resistance!

    What we have achieved in our first ten years is nothing short of a miracle. While facing multiple layers of oppression, The Freedom Theatre has created a generation of artists...

  • The 2016 Freedom Ride in occupied Palestine

    The 2016 Freedom Ride in occupied Palestine

    The fifth annual Freedom Ride was part of The Freedom Theatre’s ten-year anniversary, and gathered activists, scholars and artist from around the world who travelled to ...

Theatre News

New play: Images from the life of Ghassan Kanafani

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Images from the life of Ghassan Kanafani will open at The Freedom Theatre in Jenin refugee camp on August 28 at 17:00. The play has been devised with the third-year students of The Freedom Theatre School, who based on research of Kanafani’s life and writings reflect on their experiences of these stories. The play is built around some of the central characters in ... Read More »

Playing through colours

Colours

The multimedia team at The Freedom Theatre invites children aged 9-12 to attend the summer camp Playing through Colours, which will be focused on drawing and games, under the supervision of trainers and artists. July 24 until August 4, from 10:00 to 13:00. Read More »

The 2016 summer camp!

Summer camp

The Freedom Theatre is preparing for the launch of this year’s summer camp for children in Jenin refugee camp. The summer camp will have a special focus on cleaning and preservation of the environment, and the nearby forest will be a hub for activities throughout the summer camp. The camp will host about 45 children in the two groups, 7-9 ... Read More »

Changes in the management of The Freedom Theatre

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The Freedom Theatre wishes to inform all partners and friends of changes in its leadership. Jonatan Stanczak, co-founder of The Freedom Theatre who has been the managing director for five years, has resigned from his position. He will continue to work as a member of staff at The Freedom Theatre. Mustafa Sheta, who was previously the secretary of the board of The Freedom Theatre, ... Read More »