‘Congratulations!’ is the second performance of Identities Project, presented in Damascus Citadel Gallery June 2009, and toured in July 2010 in Amsterdam (Julidans Festival), Damascus, Homs, Aleppo and Lattakia. ‘Congratulations!’ was also performed in the 8th Aleppo International Women Art Festival in 2010.
Subject: Masculinity and femininity in our contemporary world.
Ritual: Arab Wedding (men and women)
Performers : Razmig Gabrealian - François Peyre – Faihaa Abou Hamedd – Noura Murad
Music Composer and arranger : Shadi Ali
Light designer : Bassam Hmedi
Sound designer : Samer Shalaty
Costume: Zilal jabi
Poster& Brochure designer : Omar Al Basha
Coordinator : Mais Shourbagy – Lucie San Geroteo
Photographer: Mais Shourbagy
Stage management : Hasan Douba – Atyaf Mahdi, Arshi Stepanian
Music registering : Studio Dot wave
Scenography : Barbu Bejan
Scenario : Radwan Taleb
Movement designer : Noura Murad
Supported by: German- French Elysse found – Hivos culture foundation - Radio Arabesque
Cooperators: Damascus Citadel, Syrian Artists Union, Charles De Gaulle School in Damascus, ‘Madinatuna’ in Aleppo.
July 2010 tour was supported by Hivos culture foundation – The Netherlands.
Organized by: Leish Troupe, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese (Homs), Le Pont Organization (Aleppo), Al-Aladeyat Society (Lattakia).
Advertising sponsor: Radio Arabesque.