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Shadow Play : Karagöz & Hacivat

Shadow Play : Karagöz & Hacivat

Yunus Emre Institute London warmly invite you and your family to enjoy Karagöz & Hacivat Shadow Play. The play will be performed in Turkish on Saturday, 23 April 2022 in celebration of ‘April 23: National Sovereignty and Children’s Day in Turkey’. A great way to keep the kids entertained at weekend whilst introducing them to a long-standing tradition!

A Karagöz & Hacivat Colouring Book will be gifted to children after the play.

Performer: Ada Burke

Performer Ada Burke is a British actress, born in Turkey. She has been performing Karagöz and Hacivat in Turkish and English in various venues across the UK on behalf of Yunus Emre Institute London.

Karagöz and Hacivat Shadow Play is an educational project launched by Yunus Emre Institute London that aims to promote an understanding and appreciation of Turkish culture whilst establishing a bridge between students coming from different cultural backgrounds. As part of this project, Yunus Emre Institute will be visiting primary schools in London during school hours to perform the shadow play. Karagöz & Hacivat is a traditional Turkish shadow play which is performed in a relatively dark hall on an illuminated, white screen.

Details

Date:
April 23
Time
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
£3 - £8
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/golge-oyunu-karagoz-hacivat-tickets-319770270487

Venue

Yunus Emre Enstitusu London
10 Maple Street
London, W1T 5HA United Kingdom
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Phone:
0207 387 3036
Website

Organizer

Yunus Emre Enstitüsü – London
Phone:
0207 387 3036
Email:
Website:
http://yeelondon.org.uk

Other

Full Name
Yunus Emre Institue
Email
londra@yee.org.tr
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