Meddahlik was a Turkish theatre form performed by a single storyteller called a meddah and practised throughout Turkey and Turkish-speaking countries. Through the ages, similar narrative genres have flourished due to interaction among the peoples of Asia, the Caucasus and the Middle East within this wide geographical area.
Series: 2008 Inscriptions on the Representative List
Credits: Cenk Baysan, director. Ataturk Supreme Council, publisher ; Ataturk Culture Center, publisher. Ankira, producer ; Sadik Tural, producer.
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