Delete

The performance Delete opened at Theatre Monnot in Beirut on January 3rd.

Directed by Aida Sabra
Performances Jan. 3 – 6, 2013

ACT ONE of the 2011 Ibsen Scholarship winning project Orient the Day.
 

Delete is director Aida Sabra's dialogue with Ibsen's Doll's House.

Synopsis:
Where are we today when it comes to feminism’s achievements  Henrik Ibsen’s Doll’s House contributed to realizing?
How do youth living in societies that block the establishment of a more equal status for women deal with the issue of equality between the sexes?
This plays intends to question these issues through a hyperlink that transmits the play “Doll’s House” on a social network site. The play instigates a serious conflict between the youth that meet daily in a café . Where will things lead?

Review of the prformance can be read here.

PHOTO: Houssam Mcheimesh