‘The Only Trees’ Online Screening and Q&A

The Only Trees (Online Screening) +  Q&A with director Şêro Hindê Marsm is proud to announce our streaming collaboration with SOAS Kurdish society for: About The Only Trees - الأشجار الوحيدة - Darên bi tenê: A fascinating documentary exploring the “dengbej” musical heritage of the singers, poets and...

Oslo World: Utopian Manifesto 2.0

Shaping our Future Oslo World 2019 had utopias as its theme. In connection to the topic, the festival invited professionals from all over the world to create a utopian manifesto - a work to promote ideas and strategies to combat discrimination, racism, corruption and inequality in...

Hassfrah حسفراح [Sounds of Joy]

The opening performance of the 13th edition of Hakaya in its 2020 digital format Paying tribute to masterful storytelling and lyrical encounters, Hakaya Festival is back for its 13th edition from the 5th to the 10th of December. Hassfrah is a unique conglomeration of women who bring...

Ruba Shamshoum

Poetic dream pop and jazz meet Middle Eastern soul.   MARSM presents: A riveting combination of poetic dream pop, jazz and Middle Eastern soul, Palestinian singer and musician Ruba Shamshoum has formed a truly unique harmony. Her lyrics tell riveting stories of femininity, vulnerability, and celebrate human connection to nature...

Kalimat: Rafeef Ziadah, Dana Dajani, Juliana Yazbeck

A triple bill of thrilling spoken word performances. MARSM, renowned for celebrating Arabic arts in the UK, presents an evening showcasing three inventive and compelling spoken-word and musical artists: Rafeef Ziadah, Dana Dajani and Juliana Yazbeck. From protest songs to social insights, humour and grief, these...

London-Beirut Fundraiser

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Magic Garden, 231 Battersea Park Road, SW11 4LG LEBANESE CULTURAL EVENING AT MAGIC GARDEN PUB MONDAY 24TH AUGUST (https://buff.ly/2XUQljg) + ONLINE STREAMING EVENT TUESDAY 25TH AUGUST FEATURING: - LIVE MUSIC!!! from El Far3i-الفرعي of 47SOUL, Saied Silbak & Flamingods plus more tbc - A delicious Lebanese meal served in the...

Voyageur: Marcel Khalife: Free Film Screening [MARSM Online 2020]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Renowned Lebanese composer, Oud master and singer, Marcel Khalife is commonly regarded as one of the leading musical icons within the Arabic speaking world.  In celebration of Marcel Khalife’s 70th birthday, join us as we stream ‘Voyageur”, an engrossing audio-visual documentary that covers the life and...

Hello Psychaleppo [live online event]

Online via Facebook Live Hailing from one of the most musically rich cities in the Levant, Hello Psychaleppo is the brain child of Aleppian electronic music producer and visual artist Samer Saem Eldahr who bring an intimate live performance to Liverpool Arab Arts Festival. His groundbreaking first...