The 35th edition of Fajr International Theatre Festival, Iran’s most prestigious theatre event, has announced its winners.
The winners for the International Theatre Competition are:
Sara Eskandari for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’
Farshad Fozouni for ‘The Small Joys of Becoming a Cockroach’
Shima Mirhamidi for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’
Lisa Verbelen for One.
Best Stage Design:
Amir Hossein Davani for ‘The Trumpet of Israfil’
Parsa Pirouzfar for ‘Matryoshka’
Fatemeh Naqavi for ‘The Trumpet of Israfil’ and ‘Diabolic: Romeo and Juliet’
Hossein Pakdel for ‘His Excellency’s Nightmare’
Jerzy Zon for ‘Chorus of Orphans’
Special Prize for this category went to Siamak Ahsaei and Hamid Pourazari for ‘The Cloudy House’, according to a report by Mehr.
The 35th edition of Fajr International Theatre Festival (FITF) was held on 20-31 January, 2017, in Tehran.