[Long live Egypt! Long live Egypt!] In solidarity with Dr.Ines Abdel-Dayem, Head of the Cairo Opera House and standing against the detailed plan to destroy culture and fine arts in Egypt As artists and administration staff of the Opera to abstain from putting on tonight’s performance of Opera Aida as a start to bringing down the curtain on all performances and activities of the Opera until the Minister of Culture is removed from his position until the Minister of Culture is removed from his position who since his first day in the Ministry has taken a series of random, harsh decisions with no legal reasoning against the succussful leaders of the Ministry following the orders of the ruling party in their attempt to change the identity of this country [Chants: Leave, Leave!] [Chants: Down, down with Supreme Guide’s rule]