Every Brilliant Thing – Ahmed El Attar

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Ahmed El Attar is a theatre director and playwright. He is the founder and artistic director of the Temple Independent Theatre Company; founder of Orient Productions for Film and Theatre; and founder and General Manager of Studio Emad Eddin Foundation which provides rehearsal, residency, and training space to performing artists in Cairo. His works, which address socially relevant themes, have been performed to critical acclaim throughout the Arab world and internationally. El Attar earned a BA in Theatre from the American University in Cairo (1992) and an MA in Arts and Cultural Management from Paris III Sorbonne Nouvelle (2001), and was a Chevening scholar on the Clore Leadership Programme, UK (2009)

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Graduate of the Higher Institute of the Dramatic Arts in Damascus-acting, 2001 Since then Syrian actress Nanda Mohammad has worked in Syria with a large number of Syrian theatre directors, mainly with Naila Al-Atrash and Omar Abu Saada. Though deeply involved in the Syrian contemporary theatre scene, as an actress, but also as a theatre pedagogue, Nanda Mohammad is regularly cast by regional and international theatre directors, such as Tim Supple (UK), Jean-Michel Pesenti (France), Nullo Facchini (Danmark), Ariane Mnouchkine (France), Khaled Al-Tarefi (Jordan/Palestine), Catherine Schaub Abkarian (France), Laila Soliman (Egypt) Henri Jules Julien (France) Ahmed El Attar (Egypt) Pascal Rambert (France) Daniel San Pedro (France) among others.  She performed in many prestigious international festivals and theaters such as:

Festival d’Avignon, Edinburgh International Festival, festival d’Automne, LIFT Festival, Lincoln Center, World Theater Festival Shizuoka, Onassis Culutre center, Zurich Theater Spektakel, Perform Sharjah, Festival Les rencontres à l’échelle, kennedy Center,Theater de Vidy, Kunstenfestivaldearts, La batie, Schaubuehne Theatre, Teatro Arena del Sole, Napoli Teatro festival, Bozar, Ozasia festival, DCAF, Dramaten, Hong Kong Arts Festival, Adelaide Festival, MC93 Bobigny, Schlachthaus Theater, Singapore international Festival of Arts, Wiener Festwochen, Festival Les Vagamondes, Sharjah Biennale , Seoul Bo:m international festival, among many other imoportant festivals and theaters.

Also worked as a voice and acting coach in Syria, Jordan, Egypt, Switzerland, and Italy from 2004 to the present Besides theater she has also pursued a career in cinema and television. She has been based in Egypt since 2012 and since then she has worked regularly with the Egyptian director: Ahmed El Attar in addition to acting in various international performances. In 2020 Syrian actress Nanda Mohammad was awarded with the French National Order of Merit for Arts and Letters, Knight Degree.

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