Azerbaijani artists performed at Logan Hall in London


By Dr Shahid Qureshi :  A large number of Azerbaijanis and others attended the show performed by the Azerbaijani artists at Logan Hall.

The UK performance of The Bear – a Defeater of Robbers by the legendary Azerbaijani playwright Mirza Fatali Akhundzade (1812–78) was high appreciated.

This play is often known as the ‘Moliere of the East’, this comedy contains many of his satirical themes directed towards the role of religion, ignorance, the customs of his age and the role of women in society. The play was performed in the Azerbaijani language.