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Jan 19, 2006 11:09 am


The censor approves the play. It includes women. Women are not permitted to perform on stage. Men dressed as women take their place. But there is a fatwa against men dressed as women. The authorities ban it. This is the catch 22 world in which Saudi playwrights and not only playwrights live.

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