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Jaffa Theatre – A Stage for Arab Hebrew Culture

The award winning Jaffa Theatre was founded in 1998 in a multi-arched building in Old Jaffa overlooking the sea.  The theatre creates a unique theatrical language making use of the challenging space with the rich fabric that exists in Jaffa. Two theatre companies work together and independently, in Hebrew and in Arabic, with Arab and Jewish artists.

Jaffa Theatre is a unique institution in the Israeli theatre world in terms of social involvement and in its style.

The theatre holds 4 major annual festivals: The Arab Hebrew Women's Festival, The International Children's Festival, Theatroneto and Modern Arabic Drama

The theatre continues to focus on Middle Eastern culture staging a new musical production on the life of the famous Egyptian singer Oum Kulthoum.

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