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Dr. Abdelfattah Abusrour, founder of Al-Rowwad Cultural and Theatre Training Center in Bethlehem, Palestine, will speak.

When: Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 7 p.m.

Where: Trinity Episcopal Church, 1500 State St. , Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Lectures

Description:

Dr. Abdelfattah Abusrour, founder and general manager of Al-Rowwad Cultural and Theatre Training Center in Bethlehem, Palestine will speak about the work he does with children and women in the Aida refugee camp. Focusing on drama, dance, song, photography and video, Al-Rowwad develops self-expression, openness and a sense of belonging in participants whose lives are heavily impacted by occupation. Dr. Abusrour and Al-Rowwad provide an alternative to stereotypical views of Palestinian life. Sponsored by Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East (UUJME) and Jewish Voice for Peace - Santa Barbara (JVP-SB)

Phone: 805-450-5704

Event posted April 3, 2012
Last updated April 3, 2012

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