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TEHRAN – Iranian director Alireza Mehran will stage an adaptation of American playwright Tennessee Williams’ famous play “A Streetcar Named Desire” at Tehran’s Neauphle-le-Chateau Hall tomorrow. Mehran has renamed the play “Desire and 7 Minutes” to perform it in Iran.  “A Streetcar Named Desire” tells the story of Blanche DuBois, a schoolteacher from Laurel, Mississippi, […]

TEHRAN – Polish composer and conductor Martyna Kosecka will be delivering a speech on contemporary music in a session to be held at the Beethoven Museum House tomorrow. The lecture is part of an educational seminar, which will be held at the museum until Wednesday. Kosecka is the wife of Iranian composer Idin Samimi-Mofakham who […]

* An exhibition of sculptures by Nahid Arian is underway at Etemad Negarestan Gallery.  The exhibit named “The Freaks” will continue until June 18 at the gallery located at Negarestan Garden near Baharestan Square. Sculpture * A collection of sculptures by Ali Khatai is on display in an exhibition at Dastan Basement Gallery. The exhibit […]

TEHRAN – Iranian director and actor Ashkan Khatibi plans to stage prominent American playwright Sam Shepard’s play “Curse of the Starving Class” at Tehran’s Iranshahr Theater Complex on June 17.  Written in 1977, the play is a dark comedy that tells the story of the Tates, a working-class family that is living in a farmhouse […]

TEHRAN – Iranian artists Siamak Azmi, Vahid Chamani and Babak Rashvand are showcasing their latest paintings in an exhibition at Den Gallery in Kuwait City, Kuwait.  Entitled “Vivid”, the exhibit also features works by over 25 artists from other countries, including the U.S., Syria, Turkey, Norway, Lebanon, Iraq and South Africa.  The exhibition will run […]

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TEHRAN – Mohammadreza Khaki plans to stage a reading performance of Polish dramatist Slawomir Mrozek’s “The Tailor” in Tehran on Saturday. Theater experts Mansur Ebrahimi and Reza Sarvar will attend a session scheduled to be held after the performance at the Qashqai Hall of the City Theater Complex at 5 pm. In “The Tailor”, a […]

TEHRAN – With less than five months until the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification, the Football Federation of Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) faces a real dilemma over selecting the next Team Melli coach. Iran are looking for a new coach after they did not renew Carlos Queiroz’s contract at the end of the 2019 […]

TEHRAN – The Niavaran Artistic Creations Foundation in Tehran plans to hold a session on Thursday to review works by Italian film composer Ennio Morricone.  He is considered the world’s greatest living film composer. Since 1946, Morricone has composed over 400 scores for cinema and television, as well as over 100 classical works.  His filmography […]

TEHRAN – Indonesian reciter Salman Amrillah won first prize at the 36th International Quran Competition in Tehran on Sunday. Winners of the competition in various categories received their prizes during the closing ceremony of the event at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini Mosalla. In the reciting section, Mehdi Gholamnejad from Iran received second prize while Iraqi reciter […]