【Invisible Torrents】 Action Asia VOL.2 Reading: Kefiyyeh/Made in China
Oct 13, 2013 Sunday 19:00
2F Y.W.C.A Building (Shanghai 133 Yuanmingyuan Road)
Playwright: Dalia Taha
Translator: Yu Kai
Presented: Grass Stage
Performers: Yu Kai, Liu Nian, Lu Lu, Yu Ling Na, Zhao Qiong, Qin Ran, Zhou Shuo, Christopher Connery, Zhao Chuan, Wu Jia Min
Director: Zhao Chuan
Executive producer: Zhou Shuo
In this play by a young Palestinian playwright, through her unique language, we might be able to realize how persecution and resistance occur under the eyelids of daily life. They're brutal and ongoing...
Dalia Taha was born in Berlin in 1986, but grew up in Ramallah (West Bank). She studied architecture at the Birzeit University in Ramallah. For years she is an active young poet and author in Palestine. She now writes regular contributions for literary journals in the West Bank, in which she publishes poetry and articles that deal mostly with the concepts of space in colonial conditions.In 2012 she wrote the play, Kefiyyeh/Made in Chinawhich was produced by the A. M. Qattan Foundation and the Royal Flemish Theatre and was later published in book form.
Free admission, reservation is required.