International festival of Theatre of Benign (FITHEB)
|Country and Region||Benin — Ouémé|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Drama, Music|
|Location of Festival||Porto-Novo, Ouémé; Cotonou, Littoral; Parakou, Borgou; Abomey et Ouidah, Zou; Benin|
International Festival of Theatre of Benign (FITHEB) draws theatre groups from around the globe. Professionals of the theatre of the African continent and the diaspora host the artistic and cultural event every two years. Music and dance groups from several countries round out the event.
|Festival Dates||March 27 - April 7, 2010|
- Nigeria: Globacom Signs MoU With West Africa’s Biggest Theatre Festival, by Sherifat Giwa (All Africa, April 1, 2008)
- Benin gears up for 9th International Theatre Festival, (Agence de Press Africaine, March 17, 2008)