Amr Issa, Hala ElHadi, Khouloud Essa, Mohamed Adam Zakaria, Nawal Abdelwahab

An Egyptian-Sudanese group of theatermakers, musicians, and cultural practitioners would organize a music workshop for Alexandria-based participants from Syria, Sudan, Yemen, and Egypt focused on the crafting and use of the tanbura, a traditional Nubian instrument. A professional tanbura maker and player from Aswan would share his knowledge and experience with the participants of the workshop.The group would also initiate conversations for further documentation on this instrument by collecting stories, sound, and visual material from tanbura practitioners in Egypt and Sudan.