Theater

Manus

Director and Researcher: Nazanin Sahamizadehh / Verbatim Theatre Group Playwright: Leila Hekmatnia, Keyvan Sarreshteh Actors: Ebrahim Azizi, Ehsan Bayatfar, Ali Pouya Ghasemi, Hana Kamkar, Hamid Reza Mohammadi, Nasrin Nakisa, Nazanin Sahamizadeh and Misagh Zare Plot Summary: Manus as the first ever Iranian show programmed for Adelaide main festival, is a Verbatim play of eight forgotten Iranian refugees who …

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Ali Asghar Dashti

Ali Asghar Dashti is a Tehran-based director and dramaturge. He is the artistic director and founder of the Don Quixote theater group and has directed more than twenty performances, both in theatre and performance arts, since 1997. He was the assistant artistic director of the 36th International Fadjr theater festival and the curator and director …

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Ast(Is)

Director and playwright: Parnia Shams Dramaturg: Shahab Rahmani Performers: Parvaneh Zabeh, Yasaman Rasouli, Negar Raoofi, Shadi Safshekan, Mahtab Karimi, Sadaf Maleki, Mahoor Mirzanezhad Plot Summary: Mahoor, a 16 years old girl had immigrated from Rasht city to Tehran and in the middle of the semester, she enters a non-governmental school. She gets into a close …

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(Fore)named

About the show is a semi-documentary show about the trip of Director to St. Petersburg in order to do a collaboration with a festival; his proposed show will be based on 3 texts; Dostoyevsky’s “White Nights”, Pushkin’s “The Little Tragedies”, and “One Thousand and One Nights”. After 75% of the show was prepared and rehearsed, the …

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