Dancing on the Edge Urgent artistic dialogues with the middle east



Meher Debbich Awachri

Awachri began acting with amateur companies in 1997, but already in 2001 he began to work professionally as an actor, director, and script writer for a number of groups. In 2008 he participated in a 3 week long training workshop with the Royal Shakespeare company, but his main studies were at the Superior Institute of Dramatic Art of Tunis. His graduation piece there, D-Sisyphe was turned into a professional production, and with it he won the 1st prize in the Thespis International Monodrama Festival in Kiel, Germany in 2012. It was also part of the Dancing on the Edge Festival 2013 and since then was shown in Australia, London, Canada and Kosovo.