Pino Di Buduo’s “Invisible Cities” coming to Tehran
TEHRAN – Italian director Pino Di Buduo will perform his project “Invisible Cities” at the 36th Fajr International Theater Festival in February 2018, the organizers announced on Wednesday. The play will go on stage in the Offstage Section of the festival. Inspired by Italo Calvino’s novel by the same name, “Invisible Cities” is a multimedia […]
Schiller to reprise concerts in Tehran
TEHRAN – The German electronic music band Schiller led by its composer Christopher von Deylen will give concerts in Tehran for the second time in March. Ritmeno, an Iranian music news agency that is the organizer of the performances, has arranged the second concert for three nights beginning on March 4. Earlier in December 2017, […]
Music performances staged on 7th night of Fajr Musicfest.
TEHRAN – At the 7th night of the 33rd edition of Fajr International Festival of Music, MNA photographers framed the performances staged in three venues of Azadi tower, Niavaran Palace, and Roudaki Hall.
Navaye Khorram Music Festival honors winners
TEHRAN– Winners of the 4th Navaye Khorram Music Festival, an event dedicated to child and young adult musicians, were honored at the closing ceremony in Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Dec. 15. The festival is named after Homayun Khorram, a prominent Iranian composer and violin virtuoso who died in January 2013.
Criticism overshadows Iran’s House of Music Celebration
TEHRAN – The 18th edition of Iran’s House of Music Celebration was overshadowed by criticism from Managing Director Hamidreza Nurbakhsh at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall, which hosted government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht and a number of cultural officials. He lamented the prohibition on female musicians in some Iranian cities. “Why is a woman allowed to study […]