• Happy holidays!

    Happy holidays!

    This holiday season, you can be part of spreading the magic of theatre to a new generation of Palestinian refugees. How? Through a gift to somebody you love. BUY A TICKET We h...

  • Join the Freedom Ride 2015

    Join the Freedom Ride 2015

    In March 2015, the Freedom Bus will get back on the road! During March 19-30, 2015, people from across Palestine and abroad will join communities in marginalized areas of the ...

  • Suicide Note from Palestine re-staged

    Suicide Note from Palestine re-staged

    Amal, embodying her own country, Palestine, is lying in a hospital bed. Her heartbeat has stopped and medical staff wearing white UN-marked coats are trying to resurrect her. ...

  • New play for youth: Power/Poison

    New play for youth: Power/Poison

    Three young brothers are home alone. Their father has left and promised to return but after some time the boys begin to wonder if he is ever coming back. The brothers are face...

  • The Siege – UK tour in 2015

    The Siege – UK tour in 2015

    April 2002. Spring in Bethlehem. A group of armed men seek sanctuary in one of the world’s holiest sites as the Israeli army closes in with helicopters, tanks and snipers. Alo...

Theatre News

‘The Island’ in India

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Members of The Freedom Theatre are on their way to India right now to participate in ITFOK, International Theatre Festival of Kerala, one of the major theatre festivals in India. On January 11 and 12, The Freedom Theatre will perform ‘The Island‘. The theatre will also travel in India and among others meet Jana Natya Manch, a New Delhi-based theatre company ... Read More »

New photo exhibition and books

Stories

The Freedom Theatre presents three brand new products by young people in Jenin, who are participating in our multimedia activities: Stories – a photography exhibition A World of Words – a collection of short novels (Arabic) Spectrum – a collection of photographs and poems (Arabic, English and Swedish) Spectrum comes in a booklet format and contains twenty images with accompanying texts in ... Read More »

Theatre School workshop

Workshop

Our Theatre School students concluded their first year of training with an intensive workshop in Acting from Text, with Gary English, Artistic Associate and Consultant of The Freedom Theatre, and Ahmed Tobasi, Resident Artist at The Freedom Theatre. The workshop focused on text analysis, character development and scene study for realist text-based theatre. This was the first major work in text-based theatre for ... Read More »

Suicide Note from Palestine live streamed!

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Amal, embodying her country, Palestine, is lying in a hospital bed. Her heartbeat has stopped and medical staff wearing UN-marked coats are trying to resurrect her. Amal, Palestine, has decided to die as a political act. Suicide Note from Palestine opened in Jenin Refugee Camp on December 18, to a full house and standing ovations. Another two performances will be held at The Freedom Theatre ... Read More »