Welcome to the museum of modern Egyptian culture. Be guided around our display of living sculptures. Local guests will come to celebrate the rich and creative gifts Cairo today has to offer,and international visitors will receive an updated education on Egypt. There will be no Pharaohs, no hieroglyphs and no talk of revolution. A study of a complex and diverse culture, explored through dance.
This is a non-seated performance.
Concept & direction by Zosia Jo
Film by Ahmed Ezzat
Performed by Aly Khamees, Bashka Jombikova, Mahmoud El Haddad, Mahmoud Zagloul, Marihan Samy, Mounir Saeed, Shady Abdelrahman & Rehab Sherif Kheireldin
Music by Paul White
Recorded sound by Claudio Curciotti
Lighting design by Saber Elsayed
Costume design by Israa Elshorbagy
Production manager Bashka Jombikova
Production assistant Al Kaml Rajab
Performed at Townhouse Rawabet, Cairo
Made in residence at Ezzat Ezzat Contemporary Dance Studio
Funded by Arts Council England / British Council / European Cultural Foundation Step Beyond