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First Annual Arab Summer Festival and Outdoor Movie Night – August 15th, 6:30pm at Marymoor Park

The Arab Center of Washington in partnership with Bellevue College Arabic Culture Student Association are hosting a unique event that will showcase one of the classic musicals of Arabic cinema: “Days and Nights”, featuring the legendary Egyptian actor and singer Abdel Halim Hafez. Please join us for a dazzling evening of entertainment at scenic Marymoor Park. This family-friendly, community event will include outdoor activities starting at 6:30pm followed by the film screening at 8:30 pm. Volunteers will provide English transliterations of the film’s popular songs for a sing-a-long. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets, low-backed chairs, and their best singing voices. “Days and Nights” is a romantic musical is considered to be a masterpiece of Egyptian cinema, offering a lush score by Mohamed Abdel Wahab and beautifully performed by Abdel Halim Hafez. The local community is invited to seize this rare opportunity to view a classic film rarely seen by Western audiences on the big screen. Tickets are available at: http://araboutdoorcinema.brownpapertickets.com $10 per person, Kids 12 and under are free. Tickets purchased in advance come with 5 free tickets that can be used for snacks and activities. Tickets for the movie and activities will be available for purchase at the event.

 

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Date and Time:

Friday, August 15 @ 6:30pm

Address:

Marymoor Park, 6046 West Lake Sammamish Parkway Northeast, Redmond, WA 98052, United States

Facebook Event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/256582194527917/

Tickets:

$10 / individual
Children under 12 will be admitted for free!
http://araboutdoorcinema.brownpapertickets.com

Who:

The Arab Center of Washington in partnership with Bellevue College Arabic Culture Student Association Feel free to contact Laila at festival@arabcenterwa.org with any questions or if you are interested in sponsoring this event.

 

Sponsors:

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Arab Film Distribution

 

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