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Enkidu Khaled

Brussels / Baghdad

Belgium / Iraq


Enkidu Khaled (born in Baghdad, 1985) is a theatre maker and performer. He has a master’s degree in theatre from the Amsterdam School of the Arts (AHK).

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Enkidu Khaled studied theatre until 2006 at the Baghdad Institute of Fine Arts. In 2008 he had to leave Iraq because of the upcoming war. Later, Khaled settled in Belgium and created several internationally recognized theatre productions. In 2016, during his studies at the international theatre institute DasArts in Amsterdam (2014-2017), he developed the Working Method for theatre and as a tool for art education. The project won the Big in Belgium Award and was presented at the Edinburgh Festival. He was also awarded the Best Acting Performance at the MESS International Theatre Festival Sarajevo in 2018 for his documentary performance Baghdad. Last season he performed together with Joachim Robbrecht with God 99-Bar by Bar, Night by Night, Story. by Story, onward. He is currently working for the Master’s degree program at the Theatre Academy Maastricht.

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