The Ministry of Culture, represented by its Music Affairs, Theatre Affairs and Nomas centres, is organising events accompanying the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021, including educational, entertainment, and heritage activities, as part of the ministry's support to its cultural and specialised centres.
Writer Abdel Rahim al-Seddiqi, Director-General of the Theatre Affairs Centre, said that on the occasion of the Arab Cup, and to celebrate the arrival of the Arab brothers to Qatar, the centre hosts the Kuwaiti humorous play 'The Difficult Task'.
He added that the preparations are now underway to present the theatrical play from Dec 9 to 12 at the Drama Theatre of the Cultural Village Foundation Katara. Khaled al-Salem, Director of the Music Affairs Centre, said that the centre will organise many activities on the sidelines of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup Qatar, including performing some songs at the Corniche for the fans, in the context of ensuring the national spirit among fans of the various participating Arab countries.
He pointed out the centre will cover all stadiums throughout the Arab Cup, where the musicians will perform shows for fans before and after the matches at the stadiums and the Qatar Rail stations. Salah al-Mannai, Director of Nomas Centre, said that the centre participates in events in Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor and Stadium 974 in Ras Abu Aboud, through organising a Majlis for old poetry house containing all the traditional tools that are used in poetry houses.