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01. - 03. Apr 2019
The fourth Sharm El-Sheikh International Theater Festival for Youth, chaired by Mazen El Gharabawy from 1 to 7 April 2019, will host Julia Varley as guest of honor.
Festival president, Mazen El Gharabawy, revealed that Varley would present a masterclass on her work on the dramaturgy of the actress, during an encounter with Egyptian, Arab and international actresses, evoking her role and integrating her personal perspective. This contribution represents an important aspect of the festival's activities in that it presents a different perspective of the acting craft.
Nora Amin, the festival's general coordinator, said: "Julia Varely has been one of the pillars of Eugenio Barba's Odin theatre for more than 50 years and as a actress, director and writer, she has developed her own style of acting with female actresses and performers to investing her personal experiences on stage at the Odin Theatre to create a special perspective that supports women working in theater.
The general coordinator of the festival said: Varely created the Magdalena International Women's Theater Network (1986), the first network of its kind in the field of theater for several decades, and has given rise to several theater festivals around the world, as well as at the "Transit" festival in Odin, Denmark.
The Minister of Culture will honor the Italian theatrical artist Eugenio Barba in the fourth Edition of International Youth Theater Festival in Sharm El-Sheikh.
The ceremony will be held on Monday, 1st April, and attended by Mazen El Gharbawi, the festival’s president, actress Samiha Ayoub, honorary president of the festival and super star Mohamed Sobhi .