The Sharjah Media Centre’s Ramadan Majlis hosted a group of stars from the epic Clusters of Light – a theatrical blockbuster which marked Sharjah’s inauguration as Islamic Culture Capital 2014.
The event was held at Expo Centre Sharjah under the title ‘Cross Spaces Dialogue’, in the presence of Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Media Centre, and included artists Khalid Al Sheikh, Lotfi Bouchnak, Ali Al Hajjar and director Ahmed Munjid Al Sharif, and was moderated by Prof Dr Nadin Al Assaad in addition to a large crowd of people from a range of different nationalities.
Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi said that Clusters of Light was a gift presented from Sharjah to the world to make the peoples of the world aware of the noble values of Islam. He clarified that the epic theatre production made a breakthrough in theatrical shows due to the combination of the state-of-the-art technology used, adding that efforts are being made to schedule more shows in the Al Majaz Amphitheatre and in Arab and foreign countries.
The session was attended by Ossama Samra, Director of Sharjah Media Centre, Khalifa Al Shaibani, General Manager of 'Wekaya', Hisham Al Madhloum, Director of Art Directorate at the Department of Culture and Information in Sharjah, Dr Perwin Habib, Poet and Presenter at Dubai TV, Dr Jasim Khalfan, a national activist, and a number of prominent figures from cultural, artistic, and media circles.
The 6th session of Sharjah Media Centre’s Ramadan Majlis is scheduled for next Monday.