Arab World Fest Takes Palace This Weekend At Montreal’s Place des Arts

on October 24, 2013

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Place des Arts is once again host to this year’s 14th annual Arab World Festival (FMA), offering more than 100 concerts, shows, debates, conferences and films as well as a program of free events and events geared to younger audiences.

From the 26th of October through the 6th of November, the Espace culturel Georges-Émile-Lapalme in Place des Arts will be host to music, song, dance, storytelling, painting, calligraphy, and projections. Each day offers something different, sometimes building on the previous day’s exhibition and sometimes serving a completely new sensation.

“…the Arab World Festival of Montreal (Festival du Monde Arabe de Montréal or FMA) is a thematic event dedicated to the meeting of Arabic and Western cultures. Through its four sections – Performing Arts, Culture Forum, Cinema, and Orientalys – the FMA presents modern bodies of work through original productions in dance, music, theater and multidisciplinary arts, debates, conferences, lectures and films

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