SOAS University of London

Centre of African Studies


Ali Mahdi Nouri

Date: 10 January 2016Time: 2:00 PM

Finishes: 10 January 2016Time: 5:00 AM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: G3

Type of Event: Workshop

Ali Mahdi Nouri is the Director of the Al-Bugaa Theatre in Khartoum, the National Director of SOS Children, and the Director of the Centre for Theatre in Conflict Zones in Darfur. He has been awarded the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for his work with child soldiers and refugees in Sudan, and the UNESCO Arab Culture Prize for the promotion of dialogue between Arabic culture and cultures of the world. In 2012 he was officially designated a UNESCO Artist for Peace.

In this practice-based workshop, Ali Mahdi Nouri will share his approach to the use of theatre as a tool for conflict resolution and for individual and social renewal.

Maximum workshop capacity: 30 people

Free, but booking is necessary

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