Online Shadow Play : Karagöz&Hacivat

Karagöz & Hacivat Shadow Play is an educational project launched by Yunus Emre Institute in London that aims to promote an understanding and appreciation of Turkish culture as well as establishing a bridge between students coming from different cultural backgrounds.

Karagöz & Hacivat is a traditional Turkish shadow play which performed in a relatively dark hall on an illuminated, white screen. Performer Ada Burke is a British actress, born in Turkey. Since joining Yunus Emre Enstitüsü – London, she has completed her training in Bursa, Turkey and has been performing Karagöz and Hacivat in Turkish and English on behalf of the Institute.

Date: Sunday, 19 April 2020

Time: 1 pm

Duration: 35 mins

For online booking please CLICK HERE.

*The performance will be in ENGLISH and is suitable for adults and children aged 5 upwards.

The Shadow Play will take place through ZOOM, an online platform.

ZOOM in 2 Easy Steps:

1. You will need an internet enabled device with a microphone and camera such as a laptop, phone or tablet.Phones and tablets: Download zoom app.

Laptops: Visit (No download required)

For further technical support visit

2. You will receive a personalised link sent by the Institute. The link will take you directly to the event.