Monthly Archives: September 2018

Tayeb Saddiki and the Re-invention of Tradition in Contemporary Moroccan Theatre

Tayeb Saddiki (1938- 2016) was a theatre director, actor, and playwright from Essaouira, a coastal city in southwest Morocco. In the course of his career as Morocco’s most respected theatre figure since independence, Saddiki has not only dominated the Moroccan stage, he has in fact reconciled Morocco’s traditional acting styles …

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