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International Festival of Drums and Traditional Arts

Hosted by the Consul of the Cairo Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 26 May 20:00 - 23:30

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The teams participating in this edition are: "Tunisia" as guest of honor, Spain, Bangladesh, Azerbaijan, Sudan, Philippines, Palestine, Mexico, India, South Sudan, Yemen, Indonesia, Pakistan, Jordan, Congo Brazzaville, Egypt.

A number of artists will be honored during the 9th edition of the festival. They are from Jordan, artist Abdo Musa Saleh, from Spain, artist Paco de Lucia, and from India, artist Zakir Hussain. The Korean National University of Cultural Heritage and the Society of Friends of the Artist Sayed Darwish will also be honored.

The festival venues are: Salah al-Din Castle "Yusuf's Well", the theater of the dome of the dome "Dome of al-Ghouri", Prince Taz Palace, Al-Moez Street, the Child Center for Civilization and Creativity, and Al-Hanager Square.

This year is the largest number of participating countries, about 43 diverse troupes, including those who came specifically to Participate in the festival or teams present in the communities in Egypt, in addition to the teams of the Ministry of Culture.

Shows schedule will be announced later once available.