The BA Launches the 17th Edition of the International Summer Festival

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The BA launches the 17th edition of the International Summer Festival on Friday, 26 July 2019. The festival program includes several concerts, workshops, lectures and seminars on theater and music, as well as screenings of independent films. It is organized by the BA Arts Center, and continues until 31 August 2019.

This year’s festival opens with the Jordanian band Jadal, and includes a number of distinguished Egyptian artists such as Ali Elhaggar, Omar Khairat, Medhat Saleh and Khalid Selim, in addition to Nesma Abdel-Aziz, Mohamed Mohsen, Nouran Aboutaleb, Nesma Mahgoub, Tarek Elswedan (Syria) and “Basheer and Nour’s Project.”

The festival also presents the theatrical performance “Amin wa Shorakah”, and poetry recital evenings delivered by Amr Hassan and Amr Katamesh, as well as a stand-up comedy show presented by Mohamed Helmy.