Minister of Culture honors international artist Eugenio Barba

Minister of Culture,Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem said that Barba is a model of excellence and honoring him enriched Sharm el-Sheikh International Youth Theater.

The Minister of Culture will honor The Italian theatrical artist Eugenio Barba in the inaugurating ceremonies of the fourth Edition of Sharm El-Sheikh International Youth Theater Festival that will be held on Monday, 1st April, the ceremonies will be attended by the director Mazen El Gharbawi, the festival’s president, actress Samiha Ayoub, honorary president of the festival and the super star Mohamed Sobhi, .

Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem stressed that Eugenio Barba is one of the world’s leading theater actors. He could combine writing, directing and scientific research together . He is honored as a model of excellence in his field and he is a factor that will enrich Sharm El-Sheikh International Festival for Youth Theater. This festival aims at promoting theatrical cultures , exchanging experiences of theater and transmitting the promising talented artists from around the world to Sharm El- Shiekh – The City of Peace.

For his part, Director Mazen Al Gharabawi, the head of Sharm El-Sheikh International Festival for Youth Theater, said that Eugenio Barba directed 77 spectacles, presented in 68 countries, he also published 24 theatrical book , plus, he got 15 honorable doctorates from the most important international universities around the world ,adding that , during his visit to Egypt, Eugenio Barba will accompany the artist Julia Farley � his wife and his colleague in Oudin Theater .

Source: State Information Service Egypt