• The Siege receives outstanding praise on UK tour

    The Siege receives outstanding praise on UK tour

    The Siege UK tour is over, and what a journey it has been! The play received exceptional reviews during the tour, which included ten venues across Britain and twenty performan...

  • Film editing volunteers needed

    Film editing volunteers needed

    We are looking for a film editor to help us out with a very interesting documentary film project. The person can join us in Jenin for a month or two, or work with us from abro...

  • Summer activities at The Freedom Theatre

    Summer activities at The Freedom Theatre

    We start off the summer season at The Freedom Theatre with a theatre play, storytelling and a photo exhibition. After Ramadan we will organise summer camps in drama, photograp...

  • Journey of a Freedom Fighter screened at international film festivals

    Journey of a Freedom Fighter screened at international film festivals

    Last year, Journey of a Freedom Fighter was accepted to a number of prestigious film festivals around the world (find a list here) – and this year, its journey continues...

  • New photo exhibition and books

    New photo exhibition and books

    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 ...

Theatre News

‘Juliano’ attacked on its way to break the siege on Gaza


Passengers of the Freedom Flotilla III bound for Gaza have announced that one of the boats, named Juliano after the co-founder and director of The Freedom Theatre, Juliano Mer Khamis who was assassinated in 2011, has been sabotaged. Divers damaged the boat’s propellers, causing it to take in water and the boat barely made it into port in Greece before ... Read More »

The Freedom Theatre at Glastonbury Festival


Our UK tour of The Siege may be over but we’re still in the UK, participating in events and among them the legendary Glastonbury Festival. On Sunday June 28th at 20:30, there will be a screening of our documentary film Journey of a Freedom Fighter, followed by a discussion with The Freedom Theatre actor Ahmed Tobasi and The Siege co-director Zoe Lafferty. Journey ... Read More »

Ramadan Kareem


Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. It is a time when Muslims around the world fast from dawn until sunset, and turn their focus to prayer and spiritual reflection. This year, Ramadan will start on the 18th of June and continue for 30 days. During Ramadan, The Freedom Theatre will have limited opening hours. We are happy to ... Read More »

New photography exhibition


The Freedom Theatre presents Feelings, an exhibition prepared by our current photography students: Aseel Abu Baker, Mahdi Yaseen, Hamam Alsadi, Remas Saabneh and Nedal Jawabreh. Read More »