The beginning of arabic theatre was by adapting foreign plays ,najib al haddad was one of the most performing writer ,famous of his master peace “sallah eddin elayoubi” a drama adapted from the eccoses historical story of walter scoth “le talisman” .
This adaptation is not the arabisation of the play but it is adaptation mixed with crativity of the lebanon writer al haddad who tried to create new characters and new eventes differents from the origin text to satisfy his arabic public bye enlighting the value of saladin “salah edin el ayoubi” and his brave role in the reconquest of the jerusalem.
"le théâtre arabe à l’épreuve de l’adaptation Exemple de la pièce de Salah Eddin Al-ayyoubi de Najib al-Haddad,"
Dirassat: Vol. 20, Article 1.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.aaru.edu.jo/dirassat/vol20/iss21/1