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Performance: Tunisian Comedian Kamel Touati at Alwan

Mon, December 23, 2013 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the Arts, TUNESS and Un Enfant, Des Sourire are delighted to present KAMEL TOUATI from Tunisia

Monday, December 23rd, 8pm

Tickets: $30 General | $25 for Students, TUNESS/Alwan Members (Buy Now*)

(*A small online fee is applied)

Doors open at 7:30 pm

The net proceeds of this event will be donated by Kamel Taouati and the organizers to support charitable activities carried out by TUNESS.

This is Kamel Touati’s first and only show in the United States. Space is limited, so please buy tickets early.

In his new one-man-show “In-Aach” (which means re-animation is Arabic), Kamel Touati talks about the angst of the average Tunisian in face of troubling and uncertain times in Tunisia. "Many artistic works have been devoted to the situation in the country since the revolution. But all that has been done is to translate what is going on and communicate it this to the public. I do not like to transpose what already exists. I have my own vision of the role of the artist, which I set to work in this show , "says the artist.

"There will be many on stage props, lighting effects , sensations to share and a new way of presenting the news of the country and the problems which prevent Tunisians from feeling better ," he promises.

About the Artist

Kamel Touati is an iconic Tunisian actor and comedian, known for Bent familia (1998), Madame Butterfly (1995) and The Silences of the Palace (1994).

He is very well known in Tunisia for his participation in numerous television series including Chez Azaïez (2003), Choufli Hal (2005-2009), Dar Lekhlaa (2010), and Dar Louzir (2012). Mr. Touati’s stage experience is very extensive as he became known to the Tunisian public through the plays “Klem Ellil” (talks of the night), which featured other leading Tunisian actors.

Loyal to his comedian roots, the show is guaranteed to make one laugh and should offer an enjoyable evening!

About TUNESS

TUNESS (Tunisian Network for a Successful Society) is non-profit, non-political and non-religious association. The association was founded in the aftermath of the Tunisian revolution by a group of professionals from different fields. Its mission “Serving Tunisia Beyond Borders” consists of helping Tunisians in the homeland and in North America.

For more on TUNESS

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Last updated: 2013-12-02 13:57:39

Kamel Touati Performs In-Aach
Kamel Touati Performs In-Aach
Kamel Touati
Kamel Touati

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