In The Arabian Nights, The Art of the Story

January 26, 2011 by
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In The Arabian Nights, The Art of the Story

The house lights dim, signaling a cacophony of drums and chanting, white sheets covering the in-the-round stage are removed and a dozen intricately designed carpets are unfurled. Ornamental lamps descend from the ceiling and a troupe of colorfully dressed actors take their positions on the rugs and on carved wooden tables. Baghdad during the Islamic Golden Age , this is the setting of The .

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