|Nevsehir Municipality: We Are Here: Nevsehir Women’s Amateur Theatre Group|
Grantee: Nevsehir Municipality
Grant Amount: 24.240 TL
Partner(s): Nevsehir Municipality, Turkish Women’s Association Nevsehir BranchDuration: 15 August 2009 – 15 April 2010
20 women for the theatre group, 3000 male and female viewers in Nevsehir and nearby locations between the ages of 15-45
This project aims to promote public awareness of gender issues through performing arts and engage a group of women in an amateur theatre group. 20 women will attend a 3-month drama training program in Central Nevsehir and they are going to enact the events in their lives in a theater production, staging it in front of audiences. The play will be staged for 2000 women and young women between the ages 15-45 and at least 1000 men living in Nevsehir and its districts. The play will be staged 10 times in 7 of Nevsehir’s districts within a 5-month period.