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VIDEO: Cairo Opera Ballet company rehearses for Zorba

The Cairo Opera Ballet Company is continuing its rehearsals for ‘Zorba’ – to be performed from 4 to 8 July – despite recent statements by MPs in Egypt’s Shura Council (the upper house of parliament), a member of the ultra-conservative Salafist Nour Party, Gamal Hamed calling ballet “art of nudity”. At a sit-in outside the […]