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Dramatic Monologue 11 Sep 2017

Dramatic Monologue

‘Stronger’ a play written by Swedish playwright Johan August Strindberg and directed by Iranian theater director Farhad Khousheh is on stage at Baran Theater Hall. Written in 1889, the play consists of only one scene. The characters are two women sitting at a cafe: a “Mrs. X”, who speaks about her emotional feelings and relationship, […]

Master Musicians Unveil Percussion Instruments 11 Sep 2017

Master Musicians Unveil Percussion Instruments

New generations of two percussion instruments were unveiled Saturday evening at Milad Tower in Tehran.The instruments are designed by two renowned musicians: vocalist and player of daf, tonbak, tar and rubab Bijan Kamkar, 67, member of Kamkars ensemble; and percussionist and composer Homayoun Nassiri, 36, leader of Darkoub band, according to musiceiranian.ir, a local music […]

Recalling Old Times 11 Sep 2017

Recalling Old Times

The play ‘Fragments’ written by the American playwright Edward Albee is being staged at the City Theater  Several people sit together in a café narrating stories from the past and talking about their concerns and what has kept their minds busy. Sara Karimian Eqbal is the director and also has a…

Bridge View 11 Sep 2017

Bridge View

‘A View From the Bridge’, a play written by American playwright Arthur Miller and directed by Kasra Mohammadi is performed at Naser Khosrow Hall. The play is set in the 1950s in a neighborhood near the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. It represents the lives of some people who are constantly changing.  In his work, […]

New Nazeri Album 11 Sep 2017

New Nazeri Album

Acclaimed traditional musician and vocalist Shahram Nazeri will bring out his new album by September 22.‘Asheq Kist?’ (who is the lover?) is the title of Master Nazeri’s latest album to be released and distributed by Iran Gaam, a well-known record label based in Tehran.“I believe, the album will be among the best and most different […]

Iran’s ‘No Date, No Signature’ wins 2 awards at Venice filmfest 10 Sep 2017

Iran’s ‘No Date, No Signature’ wins 2 awards at Venice filmfest

TEHRAN – Iranian drama ‘No Date, No Signature’ has won Best Director Award for Vahid Jalilvand and Best Actor Award for Navid Mohammadzadeh at the Venice Horizons sections of the 74th Venice Film Festival. ‘No Date, No Signature’ which won Best Director and Best Supporting Actor awards at the 35th Fajr Film Festival, managed to […]

Endless Three 10 Sep 2017

Endless Three

‘Endless Three’ is a group exhibition of paintings and drawings by three visual artists underway at Mehrva Art Gallery. “What is on display is the outcome of social conditions in contemporary times, an era representing information chaos and entropic aesthetics; … while at the same time representing absolute freedom (in art),” according to the statement […]

Green Film Fest Names Jury 10 Sep 2017

Green Film Fest Names Jury

The International Green Film Festival has announced the jury members of its cinema section — four Iranians and three international judges.Iranian members of the jury include actress Hedieh Tehrani, filmmaker Mani Mirsadeqi, TV and radio producer Esmaeil Mirfakhraei and film producer Akbar Alemi. Foreign judges are Italian festival director Gaetano Capizzi and two cineastes from […]

Solo Photo Event 10 Sep 2017

Solo Photo Event

Celebrated photographer Mohammad Sadeq Niknahad is holding a solo exhibit at Golestan Art Gallery. The 22 photographs at the solo event have been taken with special techniques and none is realistic. They are more like paintings with futuristic features including vibrant colors. The exhibit opened September 8 and will continue till September 13. Visiting hours […]

Exhibit to Honor Dramatist Radi 10 Sep 2017

Exhibit to Honor Dramatist Radi

To mark the 78th birth anniversary of the renowned Iranian playwright Akbar Radi (1939-2007), an exhibition of visual documents of Radi’s works will be held at the Iranian Artists Forum (IAF) in Tehran.The first edition of the exhibit is slated for September 11-20, at the IAF Summer Gallery and is organized by Akbar Radi Foundation […]