Separated by four centuries and over 4000 miles, by culture, by history, by religion, by language: Burns and Hafez can’t really have anything in common – can they? Are Burns and Hafez ‘Bards Apart’ or have they got far more in common than that which divide? You – the audience – will decide. Read more
This year The Nomads Tent is delighted to be hosting several events for the Edinburgh Iranian Festival including critically EIF 2017 posteracclaimed play, Mimi’s Suitcase, Iranian dance workshops for all ages, a film and talk exploring tourism in Iran, and a fascinating performance that brings together the works of two seemingly very different poets; Hafez and Burns.