The lineup will include a U.S. debut, a world premiere, a short play festival, and an International Women’s Day homage.
The festival of short plays features works by seven playwrights from a variety of Middle Eastern backgrounds.
The season will feature four plays and a reading series.
From the beginnings of the Alley in Houston to Pan Asian Rep in NYC and Golden Thread in San Francisco, November was filled with theatrical milestones.
Food and homecoming are at the heart of Amir Nazir Zuabi’s one-woman play, as staged near hot stoves in New York and the Bay Area.
An open letter and a bill of rights, in the interest of more stage works representing the full diversity and humanity of Middle Eastern Americans.
The season will include a world premiere play, new play festivals, and works for young audiences.
Adriana Sevahn Nichols, Yussef El Guindi, and Mona Mansour gather at the Lark to talk about what a playwriting fellowship meant to them.
A biennial Bay Area gathering has forged new links among artists identified with the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia.
The Middle Eastern-American–theatre’s 20th anniversary season will include a new play by Yussef El Guindi and a world premiere from Kevin Artigue.