A little introduction to this blog


  • August 17, 2020
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

A loveless marriage, an exploitative boss – three women from different families hold a wish to get rid of their troubles

What’s Far Is Near

  • Naqiya Ebrahim

When Marsel goes into labour, she wants to talk to her best friend abroad – but what happens when the internet stops working around the world?

I see my ghost coming from afar

  • Naqiya Ebrahim

Taking its name from the poem by Palestinian writer Mahmoud Darwish, I see my ghost coming from afar is a journey into a parallel world. A world populated by a group of ghosts, invisible to the human eye.

Turned Into Stars

  • Naqiya Ebrahim

Inspired by French novelist, playwright, poet, and political activist: Jean Genet

Up to the Light

  • Naqiya Ebrahim

Inspired by regional fairytales and 1001 Nights, this performance explores the depths of imagination and childhood fears


  • Naqiya Ebrahim

What happens when the figures from our childhood come back to live with us today?

The Metamorphosis After Franz Kafka

  • October 14, 2018
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

A group of Lebanese, Palestinian and Syrian young people interprets Kafka’s novella for their time, in their place, in their words

Shajarat al Durr

  • September 25, 2018
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

A comedic drama for children, outlining the life of Shajarat al Durr: the first female leader of the Islamic world