Theatre News

Launch of ‘Art and Community’ co-written by Micaela Miranda


‘Art and Community’ (original title Arte e Comunidade in Portuguese), a book co-written by The Freedom Theatre’s Micaela Miranda, will be launched in Lisbon, Portugal, on July 5th. In the book, Micaela Miranda talks about The Freedom Theatre’s work, the power of theatre in personal change and how change starts from the individual and from there to the society. Read more ... Read More »

The Siege UK tour begins!

Milad Rokh The Siege

On May 13, The Freedom Theatre begins its first-ever tour of Britain with a performance of The Siege at The Lowry in Manchester. The Siege is an artistic reflection on a crucial event in recent Palestinian history, the Israeli army’s 39-day siege of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem during the height of the second Intifada. While the dramatic scenes of the 2002 siege made headlines worldwide, ... Read More »

Shakespeare workshop at The Freedom Theatre


An important part of the training in The Freedom Theatre School is the discovery of Shakespeare. Currently our students are taking a workshop with British director Di Trevis, who has worked at the Royal National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal Opera House. The  students learn about the Elizabethan court through its dances, study the structure of the texts by ... Read More »

5-day directing workshop in Jenin

Di Trevis

The Freedom Theatre is proud to invite all professionals interested in a Director’s Workshop with Di Trevis. From May 6-10 (with a break on Friday), we offer an intensive workshop in which the concept of directing will be studied profoundly. Along with the study the workshop participants will be doing practical work with The Freedom Theatre’s acting students and be challenged to ... Read More »