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08 · 03 · 2021

International Women’s Day

Danish Cultural Institute Turkey invites you to the theatre for free on 8th of March on the International Women’s Day!

All you have to do is send us a message via Facebook, Instagram or e-mail to fe@danishculture.com! Hurry up, we have a limited number of tickets.


Time and place: Denmark – 19:00 pm., Turkey – 21:00 pm., 2 acts, 90 minutes in Turkish. A link to the online performance will be linked to you.


The theater follows Alev, a 45-year old widowed, working, mother of two children as she reveals what she hid in the dowry chest from age 15 to 45. She tells about her youth, her marriage, her divorce, her re-established life and her trial with fire. Until today, she has only told her story to women, but now she tells everyone, both men and women. A Woman Awakens … and asks: How many times does one wake up in life?


Written and Directed by: Sevilay Saral
Performed by: Aysel Yıldırım
Movement Management: Metin Göksel
Appearance and Effects: Elif Karaman
Light: Zilan Kaki
Decoration-Costume: Ayşan Sönmez, Nilgün Ilgıcıoğlu, Özlem Pehlivaner
Music: Diler Özer, Feryal Öney, Ülker Uncu Photograph: Pınar Özkul and Volkan Erkan
Poster Design: Filiz Bilmi


(Header photo by: Volkan Erkan)