Yara Asmar
Topologie D'un Absence (Ciné-concert)
Snakeskin (Julia Sabra & Fadi Tabbal)

Live at Metro

Thursday 14 December 2023
Doors open at 8:15 PM
Concert starts at 9 PM

Yara is a musician and puppeteer who lives in Beirut. She incorporates accordion and metallophone in her work

Topologie D'une Absence
A Ciné-concert that combines music and film based on extraordinary archive footage from the 1920s, captured in #Lebanon by Pathé and Gaumont.
Particularly relevant to the country’s situation today, these images bring the past back to life, a hundred years after these bodies, faces and eyes were first caught by the camera.
Film research & editing by Rami El Sabbagh.
Music by:
Abed Kobeissy - Buzuk, Electronics
Sary Moussa - Electronics
Sharif Sehnaoui - Electric guitar

Snakeskin (Julia Sabra and Fadi Tabbal)
Julia Sabra and Fadi Tabbal’s duo is visionary electronic dream pop, shapeshifting above ambient and industrial undercurrents. It is moody, unsettling, luminous – the culmination of a decade of collaboration and friendship between producer/musician/engineer Tabbal, and singer-songwriter/musician Sabra from indie trio Postcards.
Their debut album ‘Snakeskin’ was released on October 14, 2022, as part of the Corrosion Series –– a collaborative effort by Portland-based label Beacon Sound and Beirut-based label Ruptured. Sabra and Tabbal began working on the record in the aftermath of the August 2020 port explosion, composing their first track 'Roots' for the Ruptured-curated series The Drone Sessions.


Buy your tickets in advance from Metro Al Madina, any Librairie Antoine branch or Online through Antoine’s online ticketing.

Fixed ticket prices. Seats are assigned by Metro. Tickets are non-refundable

Early bird: 15$
Regular ticket: 20$
Support bird (gift included): 50$- 100$


Pay as you like
Shared & limited seating
No reservations in advance
You can get those tickets on the same day of the event from Metro Al Madina starting 3pm.

The “Pay as you like” option is exclusively for locals and residents, in line with the current economic situation in the country.

We appreciate your support.
Our kitchen is currently under construction. We only serve drinks at the moment.

Payment according to the daily exchange rate is applicable

The following prices are for cash payments. Online payments include an added bank commission.


Sound engineer: Lara Nassar

Light operator: Nour el Din Abboud

Sound technician: Farah Khodor

Light technician: Eyad el Cheikh

Stage technician: Bilal Imad