From live music to puppetry in the Artists Forum
The Artists Forum in Tehran is holding its grand Spring festival from 22 March till 1 April as “Tehran – The city of arts”. The Festival has been arranged together with Tehran City Council for the Nowruz holidays. It includes exhibitions of visual arts, live classical Persian and international music, traditional plays, Naghali, and puppetry. The programs are from 16h00 to 22h00, 22 March-1 April 2018, at the Artists Forum.
Iranian dolls tour the world
An exhibition of the dolls and props used in plays by Zahra Sabri called “The Galaxy” will be held in two Polish cities. These dolls were used in the plays “Tuti par” [The parrot has flown], “Naneh Delavar” [Nana Delavar], “The house of Bernarda Alba”, “Zamin va Charkh” [Earth and rotation], “Hasht Lahzeh” [Eight moments], and “Ta yek beshomar” [Count to one] by “Yas Tamam Company”.
Beijing stages 'Death of Sohrab'
An ‘Iran Day’ was held at Beijing International Book Fair where Iranian music and drama was welcomed by the Chinese audience. A warm welcome also awaited the performance of pieces from the ‘Shahnameh Book of Kings’ by the Ambassadors of Peace and Friendship.