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Carmen to Doha in June

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Photo JESUS VALLINAS Inspired by the work of Prosper Merimee Plot, Choreography and lighting by Antonio Gades and Carlos Saura. After great success that film CARMEN had, Antonio Gades decides to produce it’s version for theater, which premiere in Paris was  popular and critical success, revealing Gades to be not only one of the best dancers in the world but also one of the greatest choreographers. Creating CARMEN , Gades had his own vision and reasons. This he explained in press conference, showing Carmen in new light, not men-eater, neither frivolous, but an honest woman, when saying she loves she does, when she says she doesn’t love, she means it, a free woman. She doesn’t treat her feelings as her private property too. Continue Reading

Doha-Capital of Arab Culture

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Every year, an Arab capital is chosen to promote its culture, and this year it is Qatar’s turn. A year long festivities are planned in Doha, which inauguration will take place on 28th of January. The events will start with the opening ceremony in Sheraton hotel, with the “Bait Al Hikma” (House of Wisdom) musical. Continue Reading