Nada Abdelwahab

Cultural Manager, Theater Practitioner

Nada Abdelwahab graduated from the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Alexandria in 2016. 2012–2014 she started working as an actor and a trainer in the Egyptian National Project of “Theater of the Oppressed”, conducting workshops and performing in Egypt and Morocco. From 2014–2016, she was the programme coordinator of Theater Is A Must forum and in 2018/2019, she became the executive director of Hewar Company for Independent Theater and Performing Arts and Theater Is A Must forum in Alexandria. The forum is mainly concerned with presenting contemporary political and socio-political theater productions from the MENA region and Europe created in the wake of the Arab Spring. With Hewar, she realised the Egyptian-German multidisciplinary theater performance “Music for Unstageable Theater”. In 2018/2019, she was the co-director of “Staging Walls” within the framework of the Tandem Shaml Programme. “Staging Walls” was a year-long Egyptian-Italian collaboration project that produced a research-based multidisciplinary theatre production. As a member of the Bosch Alumni Network, she was part of “The Round Table Funding Structures” project in 2019.

Nada Abdelwahab is now a member of the Goethe-Institut Cairo’s cultural programme department team. She has also taken over a consultancy role with Theater Is A Must forum.

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Nada Abdelwahab

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