MACFEST2021: Arab Heritage Festival
Date(s) - 09/11/2021
8:00 am - 10:00 am
OrganiserMACFEST - Muslim Arts And Culture Festival.
Saturday, September 11, 2021, from 8:00 am to 10:00 am CDT.
About this Event
Join us for an afternoon of enchantment and enjoyment with lots of Arts and Cultural activities celebrating Arab Cultural Heritage
Arab Artefacts from Glasgow museum, Noorah Al Gailani (Iraqi)
Poetry with Sabrina Mahfouz (Palestinian)
Arabic poetry with Luhaib Abbood (Iraqi) & Hanane El Hadioue (Moroccan)
Arab tiles with Dr Zohor Idrissi (Moroccan)
Musical entertaiment with Singers: Fadi Edel, (Syrian) Musician, Emad Al Rashidy (Egyptian)
Architecture of the Arab Countries with Sara Adio , British
Palestinian Embroidery-Beesan Tawfiq Arafat, Palestinian
Chief guest: Mr Paul Griffiths, Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Greater Manchester
Launched by: Deputy Lord Lieutenant, Paul Griffiths and Qaisra Shahraz MBE, Executive Director of MACFEST
Welcome by: Cllr Lutfur Rahman OBE,, Executive Member for Skills, Culture and Leisure
Hosted by Abdullah Afzal, actor and comedian.