BARRIERS: A Muslim Asian American Play
Thanks so much to all of you who have made our
opening weekend such a great success. We look
forward to another great weekend, with mostly sold
out shows, so please don't delay in purchasing tickets
for one of four exciting performances this weekend!
Only a small batch of tickets are sold on the website,
so if you are unable to purchase online
(www.ticketweb.com), please call the HERE box office
at 212 /647.0202. Visit our website at
www.desipina.org for additional info.
Barriers is a new play by Rehana Mirza about a Muslim
Asian-American family's struggle to overcome loss,
backlash, and dysfunctionality after 9/11. The play
opens with the homecoming of the only daughter,
Sunima, who is returning to her New Jersey home from
New York City to announce her pending engagement.
The family is forced to confront past betrayals and
Join us and witness one of only twelve moving
performances brought to life by a talented and stunning
Catherine Jhung*, Krishen Mehta*, Amit Patel, Tyler
Pierce, Deepa Purohit, David Sajadi*, Debargo Sanyal,
Sept 6th - 22nd, 2002
sun 3:00pm & 7:30pm; Talkbacks follow Sun
* Appearing Courtesy of the Actors Equity Association.
@ HERE Arts Center, 145 Sixth Ave (b/t Spring and
For tickets & info: www.here.org or 212 /647 -
Learn more and/or Purchase TIX NOW!
Barriers, Directed By Ashok Sinha, Produced By Rohi Mirza
Production Designed by: David Morris (Set), Juliet Chia
(Light), Chris Webb (Sound), Kirche Zeile (Costume),
and Isheeta Ganguly (Music Arrangement )
* Assistant Director: Sandeep Parikh * Stage
Manager: Julia Cole * Dramaturg: Darrow Carson *
Director of Media Relations: Gitesh Pandya * Media
Rep: Alexandra Mace * Graphic Designer: Nilou
Moochhala * Photographer: Omar Mullick
Please join us THIS weekend!!!
**This performance was made possible in part by the
Manhattan Community Arts Fund/ New York City
Department of Cultural Affairs administered by the
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. In addition, this
production is being presented through HERE's Supported
Artist Program which provides artists with subsidized
space and technical and administrative support.
VISIT THE OFFICIAL "BARRIERS" MEDIA SPONSOR -
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