October 2018
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performance

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17:00 Popular music performance by Al-Borqini Folk Art, presenting traditional folklore music and songs from Palestine and the Levant. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Yabous’ Backyard.

17:00 Al-Raseef street performance organized by the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Salah Eddin Street. The show will be repeated on the same day at 19:00 at Karm al-Khalili−Rockefeller Park.

20:00 Banat al-Quds choir performance. Organized by the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Yabous Cultural Centre.

Street performance

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Street performance of popular music and dance, organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Al-Zahra Street.

Jadayel

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Jadayel is a dance performance and a new production by Nabe’ al-Turath Dance Group in celebration of its 10th anniversary. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Faisal Al-Husseini Hall.

 

performance

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12:00 A performance by the Educational Orchestra, organized by the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Yabous Cultural Centre.

18:30 Folklore music performance by Jafra Group from Palestine, presenting a number of folkloric pieces and songs from the Levant region, focusing on the spatial and rhythmic diversity of songs and musical compositions. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Faisal Al-Husseini Hall.

19:00 Musical performance by the teachers and students of Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Karm al-Khalili–Rockefeller Park.

Folklore music performance

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18:00 Folklore music performance by Rula Azar from Palestine, presenting traditional folkloric songs from Palestine. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Faisal Al-Husseini Hall.

Concert

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18:00 Les goûts réunis de France et d’Italie is a concert presenting a baroque repertoire of French and Italian styles with countertenor Dominique Visse, harpsichordist Edgardo Campos, and young Palestinian musicians who have interacted with them through master classes and workshops. Organized by Magnificat Institute in collaboration with Amwaj Children’s Choir. Immacolata Hall, St Savior’s Monastery, New Gate, Old City.

Silence

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Silence, on tourne! is a hip-hop dance show by Pockémon Crew organized by Institut Français de Jérusalem. Al-Hakawati–Palestinian National Theatre.

Opening of Interlude

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17:30 Opening of Interlude, a show that represents the reality of life in Jerusalem amidst the current tumultuous events. Organized by the Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash as part of Qalandiya International and Jerusalem Nights, the exhibition runs until October 30, 2018. Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash.

19:00 and 20:00 Ceremonies to celebrate the opening of Jerusalem Show IX: Jerusalem Actual and Possible, which presents practices that have been distilled in Palestinian art to remember the future, map the inaccessible, and excavate the unburied; curated by Jack Persekian and Kirsten Scheid, and organized by Al Ma’mal Foundation as part of Qalandiya International. 19:00 – The Lutheran School, 20:00 – Al Ma’mal Foundation.

16:00–21:00 Jerusalem Show IX: Jerusalem Actual and Possible, organized by Al Ma’mal Foundation as part of Jerusalem Nights and Qalandiya International; the show runs until October 31, 2018. Old Commercial Press; Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art; Gallery Anadiel (New Gate); Lutheran Church Cloisters and School (Muristan Road), Old City.

16:30 Opening of Our Heritage between Two Eras, an unconventional exhibition that highlights the meaning of heritage reviving people’s memory and connecting the present with the past. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre in cooperation with the Palestinian Heritage Museum−Dar Al-Tifel Al-Arabi within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. The exhibition runs daily until October 7, 2018, from 11:00 to 20:00. Mahmoud Darwish Lounge.

White Dress

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12:00 White Dress is a 9-minute film in Arabic with English subtitles directed by Omaima Hamouri, organized by the Educational Bookshop as part of Jerusalem Nights. Educational Bookshop. The film will be screened again at 14:00 and at 16:00 on the same day.

Heritage and Identity

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Heritage and Identity in the Context of Liberation, presented by Dr. Sharif Kanaana. Organized by Yabous Cultural Centre within Al-Quds Popular Arts Festival as part of Jerusalem Nights. Marrakech Hall−Yabous Cultural Centre.

Coffee in Town

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Coffee in Town is a family circus show organized by the Palestinian Circus School as part of the Palestine Circus Festival 2018, under the theme United for Freedom. Al-Hakawati–Palestinian National Theatre.

Jerusalem Nights

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Jerusalem Nights is a cultural family festival that encompasses several artistic events in various locations. Organized by Jerusalem Arts Network members: the Edward Said Conservatory of Music, Al Hakawati−Palestinian National Theatre, Yabous Cultural Centre, Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art, and the Palestinian Art Court−Al Hoash.

Storytelling

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16:00 Storytelling organized by Al-Hakawati−Palestinian National Theatre and Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Salah Eddin Street.

17:00 Palestinian Talent Show organized by Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Edward Said National Conservatory of Music’s backyard.

18:00 Bromance is a circus show by the Barely Methodical Troupe from the United Kingdom, organized by the Palestinian Circus School as a part of the Palestine Circus Festival 2018, under the theme United for Freedom. Al Hakawati–Palestinian National Theatre.

20:00 Storytelling organized by Al-Hakawati−Palestinian National Theatre and Edward Said National Conservatory of Music as part of Jerusalem Nights. Karm al-Khalili–Rockefeller Park.

Aladin

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Aladin, the Prophecy is a show for kids and adults, organized by Institut Français de Jérusalem, which mixes theater, circus, dance, music, and magic. Al Hakawati–Palestinian National Theatre.

Urban Intervention

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18:30 Urban Intervention I is an alternative art tour organized by the Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash as part of Qalandiya International. The tour starts at the Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash and ends at Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art.

18:30–19:00 Urban Intervention II is an alternative art tour organized by the Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash as part of Jerusalem Nights. The tour starts at the Palestinian Art Court–Al Hoash and ends in the Old City of Jerusalem.