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The Freedom Theatre presents ‘Jinan’, Pippi Longstocking, the strongest girl in the world

We are excited to announce that we will present a new play, Jinan at The Freedom Theatre in February 2018! Jinan is based on the famous story of Pippi Longstocking, the strongest girl in the world, written by Swedish author Astrid Lindgren. The Freedom Theatre’s production will mark the first time that Pippi Lonstocking is presented in Palestine.  The Pippi Longstocking series is the most ... Read More »

Rasael Theatre performs ‘Nightmares’ at The Freedom Theatre

This coming Saturday, November 11, we will host Rasael Theatre from Nablus, to perform their play Nightmares at The Freedom Theatre in Jenin refugee camp. This play, performed in classical Arabic, revolves around an individual who has been placed in a mental health facility, for medical treatment. The play deals with corruption and hot social issues that are rife across ... Read More »

Youth Partnership Forum, hosted by The Freedom Theatre

On Saturday November 4, The Freedom Theatre, for the first time, hosted a Youth Forum in partnership with the Community Development Step in Arrabeh village, the Pioneers for Yabad Group and the Taa’yush Charity Association in Zebabdeh village. The forum provided a platform for young people to share their experiences of youth work with centres in and around the wider ... Read More »

‘Al-Haya’ (Life) presented by Nabd

The Freedom Theatre recently welcomed a performing arts group from Ramallah, Nabd (which means pulse in Arabic) to perform their latest play, Al-Haya (Life). Nabd is a new youth initiative relating to social issues that are critical to the peace process in Palestine. It was their first time performing in Jenin and we had a good turnout. The play is ... Read More »

Arna’s Mural in Jenin refugee camp

A new community mural is being created in The Freedom Theatre’s yard, by participants in our mural class, led by artist Moana Niumeitolu. The participants discussed the themes of Freedom, Palestine, Future and Community and made several drawings for each theme. They then collaborated on choosing from several drawings and drafts to create a final design. The mural is now being painted by Shda ... Read More »