Marketplace Stories: Folktales from the Arab World
This new and original production developed by Wild Swan Theater in collaboration with the Arab American National Museum and the National Arab Orchestra is inspired by folktales from the Arab world. See this vibrant World come to life through timeless stories and music, passed on from country to country and from one generation to the next.
Theater Performance (ages 6+)
2 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017
The Aliya Hassan Auditorium @ AANM
Tickets: $8 Museum Members, $10 general public
Purchase tickets HERE
American Sign Language interpretation will be provided by
School Group Bookings (for grades 1-5)
In addition to the public show on May 13, further dates are available for school groups (including homeschools):
• 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017
• 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017
• 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Reserve for groups HERE
Ann Arbor dates:
Marketplace Stories: Folktales from the Arab World will be performed at Wild Swan Theater in Ann Arbor on the following dates and times:
10 a.m. Thursday, May 4, 2017
10 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, 2017
2 p.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017
For more info click HERE or call 734.995.0530.
Detail from Sanduk Al-Firji by Helen Zughaib
Marketplace Stories—Folktales from the Arab World is funded in part by the Buhr Foundation, Detroit Auto Dealers Association of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Ford Motor Company Fund, Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and Michigan Humanities Council.