The Republic of Iqra – by Bina Sharif

Synopsis: A response to the Iraq war and the (fictionalized) events of the outing of Valerie Plame and the trial of Scooter Libby, interpreted through the eyes of a dead Iraqi woman and her daughters.
Setting: A courtroom
Cast Size: 8
Casting:
IRAQI MOTHER
IRAQI DAUGHTERS (2)
JUDGE: White American male
DEFENDANT: White American male
REPORTERS (2): White American females
PROSECUTOR: White American male
This [...]

Potty Talk – by Shyamala Moorty

Synopsis: An ABCD (American Born Confused Desi) teenager arrives in India for the first time and is shocked at the lack of toilet paper.  Her bouyant personality ironically co-exists with an elderly cleaning woman who, while sweeping up after the teenager, serves up a poignant commentary about the caste system and the waste of the [...]

Unveiled – by Rohina Malik

Synopsis: Racism.  Hate crimes. Love. Islam. Culture. Language. Life.
Five Muslim women in a post-9/11 world serve tea and uncover what lies beneath the veil in this compelling one-woman show. (Can also be performed with multiple actors).
Setting: United States and London, England
Time Period: Post 9/11
Cast Size: One woman Show or Multiple actors.
Casting:
Character Breakdown For Unveiled
Part One [...]