Farnaz Arbabi is an award winning Swedish stage director and playwright who often stages stories about identity, migration, exile and power. She has directed at theatres in Sweden, Denmark and Germany and her plays have toured all over the world. She is a frequent lecturer and workshop leader at theatre schools, theatres and universites in and outside of Sweden. She also writes for various magazines and newspapers. Arbabi is based in Stockholm, Sweden, where she currently holds the position as Artistic Director at Unga Klara

Photo: Carlos Zaya.

Farnaz Arbabi during the rehearsals of Cabaret at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm, 2021.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Photo: Jenny Baumgartner.