Macadi Nahhas Puppetry Residency


Date: Tuesday 19 Jan, 2016 - Friday 19 Feb, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Venue: Heart of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Renowned Jordanian singer-songwriter Macadi Nahhas will be participating in a number of workshops and performances from 17th January - 19th February 2016 as part of her puppetry residency at the Heart of Sharjah. The planned activities will culminate in a grand finale play on the 19th of February, which will be the research result of Macadi's residency. The eight workshops and performances scheduled form part of Macadi’s puppet residency, which is itself a component of a contemporaryheritage programme that will be offered by the Heart of Sharjah. 


Macadi Nahhas was born in the Jordanian town of Madaba. She studied English literature in Damascus, where she joined the folk group Kulna Sawa and began her prolific career in music.