It's finally here! Bright Stars is coming to Texas for a multi-city festival of Palestinian culture.
After postponing last year's festival due to Hurricane Katrina, we are thrilled to be in Texas this fall.
7:30-9:00am: Gathering with Ecumenical Clergy/Lay Leader-First Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth
10:00am: Performance by Palestinian Dance/Theater students, Location TBD
8:00am: Noon Students, Presentations by Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb and Dance/Theater students from Bethlehem at Trinity Presbyterian in McKinney, TX
6:30pm: Performance by Palestinian Dance/Theater students // At Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church
Time TBD Performance by Palestinian Dance/Theater students // At Concordia University
Bright Stars of Bethlehem will be hosting its Annual Conference during this time.
7pm: Concert and performance featuring Palestinian dance students and faculty from Dar al-Kalima University // At Kinsmen Lutheran Church
8:30am-4:30pm: Jerusalem Conference // At Hilton- University of Houston
Learn more about the conference here.
5:00pm-8:00pm: Room for Hope Palestinian Festival // At St. Paul’s Methodist Church
Join us in Houston on October 11 for a grand finale of our multi-city Room for Hope Texas tour!
The evening's festivities include:
- Performances by Dance and Theater students from in Bethlehem
- Musical performances by Georges Lammam Ensemble
- Palestine Unlimited exhibition of Palestinian photography
- Traditional Palestinian appetizers and desserts
- Presentation by Bright Stars of Bethlehem and Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb