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First edition of Festival 10 sur 10 in The Gambia

Performance of the plays La boîte de Sopi by Rebecca Vaissermann et Le ravin by Faustin Keoua-Leturmy

First edition of Festival 10 sur 10 in The Gambia

On the 15th of May 2021, Alliance Française of Banjul organized the first edition of Festival 10 sur 10 in The Gambia, a festival that promotes the practice of theater by French learners. Founded in 2015 in Poland, the festival has reached Africa and The Gambia is the third African country to join the initiative, after Senegal and Guinea.

For this first edition, two schools participated to this francophone theater day.

Watch the play La boîte de Sopi written by Rebecca Vaissermann and performed by the G12 students of Bakoteh Senior Secondary School :

Watch the play Le ravin written by Faustin Keoua-Leturmy and performed by the theater club of the Senegalese Highschool of Banjul :

We thank all the participants that contributed to make this first edition a successful one with excellent performances !