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The Othello Project

11 May 2017 | Amal Team

A Free Community Arts Festival
20th May . 12pm .

(Free unless indicated with *)

A day of free talks, performances and activities delving deeper into the themes of religious and cultural identity explored in the contemporary retelling of Othello, coming to Wilton’s from 16th May – 2nd June.

Festival schedule
All Day

The East End of Islam
Photography exhibition by Rehan Jamil


Othello Documentary
Premier of documentary filmed by Nadir Nahdi


Live Panel Discussion
with Richard Twyman, Abdul Rehman-Malik and Kinsi Abdulleh


Food and Oud
Specialty food event accompanied by live Oud performance Kareem Samara


Othello matinee performance*
Tickets available here


10 minute plays
Short response plays from Firdos Ali, Hassan Abdul Razzak and Avaes Mohammed


Muneera Pilgrim
Performance from the British Muslim hip-hop poet


Othello evening performance*
Tickets available here

Further free events from The Othello Project:
Saturday 27th May

5.45pm Pre-Show Talk
Discussion with Jerry Brotton, professor of Renaissance Studies at Queen Mary University.

Saturday 3rd June

5.45pm Pre-Show Talk
Live Panel Discussion – speakers to be announced.

Listen to a series of podcasts introducing the events and themes here.

No Normal

A series of short artistic films by Muslim creatives from the UK and the US in partnership with Greenbelt Festival.

Amal’s founding donors

Amal is pleased to welcome its three founding donors the Saïd Foundation, Esmee Fairbairn Foundation and Paul Hamlyn Foundation.

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