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Midsummer Night’s Dream | IRAN
MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM | IRAN | PERSIAN | 60 Min |
DIRECTOR: Mostafa Koushkiwas
Four Athenian young in love persons have some troubles to reach their love, because of rules of Athen, so they ran away to jungle, there they have some problems with elves in jungle and by magic of them they first lose their love and then find their love again.
As Jan Kott, The Polish playwright and interpreter, says, Shakespeare should be alive in our time and his playwrights should be related to our today life. I as a director, was looking for relationship between Shakespeare and today’s society, in content of performance.
Mostafa Koushkiwas born in Khoaram Abad on 1984. He has BS and MS in theater directing from University of Tehran.He’s manager of “Mostaghel theater”company,which is the only theater company in Iran.
He works as Director, actor, playwright and also stage designer in plays such as “midsummer night’s dream”, ”The wind shakes glasses”, “Romeo and Juliet”, “Apartment”, “The Autumn of One thousand and three hundreds and war”, “Strindeburg Game”.
Producer, Director and Playwright of films such as “Storyteller”, “A romance story”, “Normal Cheating”, “The desert”, “Tehran”
He also has serious activities in teaching and holding theater and also cinema workshops.
About the Group
Mostaghel Theatre is a theater company in Iran over 2 years, and have more than 10 productions of our own,such as “midsummer night’s dream” and “Romeo and Juliet” and “Romoliete” by Shakespeare..The group has been in Shakespeare Gdansk Festival this August with “midsummer night’s dream” and there we got great feedback from audiences and also director of festival.
“Midsummer Night’s Dream” has been performed 163nights in Mostaghel Theater hall. It was the admirable performance in 35th International Fadjr Festival. it was candidate for best Stage Designer, Costume designer, Make up Designer, best Director, best Playwright,3 candidates for best actor and won the Best actor, best Costume design, best make up design, best Stage designer price in 35thInternational Fadjr Festival.