Productions

  • Unto the Breach

    Al Zaytouna’s latest production Unto the Breach is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Henry V set in modern-day Palestine. Inspired by the Arab Spring and the aspirations of …

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  • Between the Fleeting Words

    Debuted in London on the 13th and 14th of May 2010. The show is a tribute to the late Mahmoud Darwish, interlacing his words with Al Zaytouna's unique dance theatre style to tell a truly Palestinian story.

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  • Ila Haifa

    Ila Haifa is based on the short story of the same name by Ghassan Kanafani. It tells the story of a young couple, Said and Safiyye who are driven from their home and separated from their daughter Leila by the Israelis during the Nakba of 1948.

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  • Four Heartbeats, One Rhythm

    A multi-faceted kaleidoscope of historical, social and cultural vignettes of life in Palestine, creating in the process an evocative tapestry that attempts to capture a cherished yet disappearing past.

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  • Palestine Dances Dabke

    Debuted in London, Bloomsbury Theatre on 25 May 2007. The show is a tribute to Palestinian children and performed by both El-Funoun Dance Troupe and Al Zaytouna. The first half of the show is a dance adaptation of the story of Mohammed Al Durra, the 10 year old who was killed on his way to school while his dad was protecting him by hiding him behind his back.

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