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The play "Artiz Mektebi" performed by the CIU Theatre Club made audience burst into laughter

The Theatre Club affiliated to the The Social Activities Coordinator of the Student Development and Counselling Centre, Cyprus International University (CIU) organised a theatre show called “Artiz Mektebi” that attracted a lot of interest.

Artiz Mektebi, which is a comedy play written by Müjdat Gezen, was performed in Levent Kinder garden for two days. Mete Boyacı, the President of the Board of Trustees of CIU and Gamze Atay, the Director of the Student Development and Counselling Centre were among the audiences and the participation of the students was very high.

İsmail Mermer, The President of the Theatre Club, CIU both as a director and as an actor noted that they passed through a very difficult period and they worked very hard until they reach to this point. Mermer said "A person can accomplish everything if he wants. We have been very tired, we have had minor missing points but we have been successful. This is my last game. If I manage to contribute to the development and teach somethings to my friends, lucky me."

Gökberk Kozan, a member of the Theatre Club of CIU said he performed Rasim Hoca, one of the heroes of the game and he added that he finds too many things from himself in this role. Kozan said "It was a very fruitful game for our club. We have all worked hard as new members and individuals who have been devoted to this since the beginning.”

Famous Theatre Performer Metin Yıldız was among the audience

The theatre play, where the famous theatre actor Metin Yıldız was also among the audience,
made the audience burst into laughter. Yıldız also expressed how fun the game was and how proud he was to be on stage with such talented students. Gamze Atay, The Director of the Student Development and Counselling Centre, CIU presented the plaque to Metin Yıldız, the famous theatre actor, on behalf of the CIU at the end of the play.

Last updated: 05-01-2018