Mesopotamian Night to premiere the first Assyrian Musical ever on 2/18/2012

image003.jpg“Malek Rama: The Handsome Prince” is a musical based on poems of the late Rabi Hannibal Alkhas. This musical is commissioned and sponsored the Assyrian Aid Society of America thanks to a generous grant from “Eden Frye Assyrian Fund for Culture”. The composition is done by Edwin Elieh and 15 volunteer singers from California are currently rehearsing. The musical will be premiered in Mesopotamian Night 2012 event at Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts on February 18th.
The following clip is an excerpt from a recent rehearsal and few interviews with the singers: www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=2332809834322
Watch this interview with the Assyrian composer of this musical Mr. Edwin Elieh: http://player.vimeo.com/video/32084870?autoplay=1
Read the story behind “Malek Rama Lakhouma”: The Tall Handsome Prince: http://www.mesopotamian-night.org/2011/04/hannibals-malek-rama-lakhouma-tall.html
To purchase your tickets visit http://www.mesopotamian-night.org/p/tickets.html
Best Regards,

Sargon Alkurge

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