High Fest Armenia

Directed by Ebrahim Poshtkouhi, “Hey Macbeth, Only the First Dog Knows Why It Is Barking” will be performed for the public in Yerevan following its stage in Armenia’s High Fest International Theatre Festival. The play is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

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The Last Pomegranate of the World

“The play was adapted by Ebrahim Poshtkoohi from Bakhtiar Ali’s Novel”

The last Pomegranate of the World(dwahamin hanari donya),Is a Kurdish novel written by Bachtyar Ali, a Kurdish novelist whose works are actually contemporary Kurdish masterpieces. This novel,as many Kurdish writers and critiques assert, is a different literary work in which there are transparent illustrations of the contemporary human condition such war,Orphanage,the lives of different social classes and antagonism, and furthermore the crisis of contemporary human’s identity which is trapped by ideology. I recommend my friends to read it. There are two translations of the novel in Persian, Fist it was translated by Arash Sanjabi, newly it has been translated by Mariwan Halabjayi.

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