Introducing Sitara

Based in Porto Cairo, Sitara offers quality interactive theatre performances together with a range of performing art workshops for the young people of Cairo.

Since it opened in October 2008, over 200,000 children, ranging from 2-16, from over 150 national and international schools, have enjoyed the Sitara experience.

Sitara's shows and workshops are written and directed by Emma Davies, and include puppets, masks, and design by acclaimed UK artist, John Barber. Sitara is an all-woman team of experienced and caring professionals.


Our Mission

Sitara strives to provide the highest quality, professional, interactive live performances for your people, that entertain, educate and use a variety of theatrical techniques. These performances are complemented by a range of workshops, developing performing skills and using drama to explore relevant issues. We believe

  • each child is a star
  • theatre inspires creativity, self-expression and an interest in literacy
  • theatre is for everyone