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And Here I am

Ahmed Tobasi, Hassan Abdulrazzak & Zoe Lafferty
Photo en noir et blanc de Photo en noir et blanc d'Ahmed Tobasi sur scène entrain de performer. Il porte un débardeur blanc et un   keffieh (écharpe à carreaux noir et blanc) couvre son cou et sa bouche. Tickets
11 – 15.02.2025
And Here I am
Ahmed Tobasi, Hassan Abdulrazzak & Zoe Lafferty
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This dark, bittersweet political comedy traces the journey of Ahmed Tobasi, starting with his childhood in the Jenin refugee camp and culminating in his resilience as a performer on stage. The odyssey of a man searching for his identity and the true meaning of freedom.

Based on the actor Ahmed Tobasi’s personal coming of age story, And Here I am is an epic voyage of identity and self-discovery.

Combining fact and fantasy, tragedy and comedy, spanning both the first Palestinian intifada and the second, we follow Tobasi through his transformation from armed resistance fighter to artist, and his journey as a refugee from the West Bank to Norway and back again.

This series of tragicomic episodes is vividly brought to life by award winning writer Hassan Abdlrazzak. transporting us to the heart of the hardships, struggles and contradictions of a young Palestinian man growing up under occupation and his pursuit for the true meaning of freedom.

Photo en noir et blanc d'Ahmed Tobasi sur scène entrain de performer. Il porte un débardeur blanc et un keffieh (écharpe à carreaux noir et blanc) couvre son cou et sa bouche.
Photo d'Ahmed Tobasi sur scène levant le bras vers le public.