August 2018
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Salal Releasing

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Salal Releasing is a performance that uses dance as a language to connect various cultures from around the world, organized by Douban Professional Dance. The Palestinian National Theatre – Al Hakawati.

Opening of the Jerusalem Festival with the Palestinian group Yalalan

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Opening of the Jerusalem Festival with the Palestinian group Yalalan, established in 2005 through the efforts of a group of musician friends to preserve Arabic musical heritage in style and content, and contribute to its sharing across generations through young voices and authentic melodies and compositions about land, love, and hope. Faisal Husseini Hall – Yabous Cultural Centre.

36 Abbas Street

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36 Abbas Street, Haifa, by Raeda Taha, is a story about two Palestinian families: one that stayed in Palestine and became hostage to fate,
becoming citizens of the Jewish state of Israel; and the second that was forced to leave and wandered to all corners of the world in search of a country they could call their own. But for both families, 36 Abbas Street is home. Faisal Husseini Hall – Yabous Cultural Centre.

Closing of the Jerusalem Festival with Bare’em El-Funoun

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Closing of the Jerusalem Festival with Bare’em El-Funoun, which was established by El-Funoun in 1986 to promote Palestinian-Arab cultural identity and to counter, through music and dance expression, the marginalization and alienation of Palestinian children and youth. The group consists of 48 young dancers. Faisal Husseini Hall – Yabous Cultural Centre.

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