City of Tales By Bijan Mofid Past

Saturday, Jan 16, 2016 ,
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
- San Jose, CA, United States
Buy Tickets

Shahreh Gheseh. A play by Bijan Mofid with special arrangement by Bijan Mofid's Foundation in Paris
In the Iranian musical play Shahre Gheseh (City of Tales), an elephant walks into a town, falls down, breaks his Tusk, and asks for help. The town's other animals including a fox, a monkey, and a parrot debate what to do next as the elephant waits and voices his opinions. As written by acclaimed Iranian playwright Bijan Mofid, Shahre Gheseh is a parable about tradition and the way a strange visitor can or can't survive in a society with fixed ideas.
It's a painful tale of characters whose realities are inhibited by enforced practices, values, and superstitions. Created in the narrator's mind's eyes, the characters are accustomed to their own world of trickery and deception.

continue
Organizer:

Contact the organizer for latest event info. Kodoom.com is not responsible for any changes made in the above information.   Report or Flag this event

Promote this event
LAS VEGAS Iranian Christmas Concerts, or Concert Hotel Packages: Save $200
Washington, DC
3rd Annual Countdown to New Year with DJ SHAMOUDI and Live Music Featuring FOROOZAN - With Full PERSIAN BUFFET - All Taxes & Tips Included!
Saturday, Dec 31, 2016 - Potomac Falls, VA
NEW YORK: Moein Live in Concert
Washington, DC
NEW YORK: Omid Live in Concert in New Year's Eve 2017
Baltimore, MD
Iranian Events Around the World
Sponsored Ad
3rd Annual Countdown to New Year with DJ SHAMOUDI and ...
Saturday, Dec 31, 2016
NEW YORK: Moein Live in Concert
NEW YORK: Omid Live in Concert in New Year's Eve 2017
LAS VEGAS Iranian Christmas Concerts, or Concert Hotel ...
Iranian Events Around the World
OPEC deal: Iran turns the tables on Saudis
Iran Officials Upset Over Extension of US Sanctions
Iran's supreme court upholds tycoon's death sentence for graft
Iran's Supreme Court Upholds Billionaire's Death Sentence
No move authorized to undermine JCPOA: Iran president
Iran reveals cause of fatal train crash in Semnan Province
Nowruz and Lavash Bread Added by UNESCO to List of ...
Iranian Defeats Welsh Cuiest to Win Billiard's ...
Iranian Chess Woman Grandmaster Defeats Russian ...
Films in Iran's "Truth DocuFilm Festival" Censored, ...
Iranian Girls Win World Taekwondo Junior Championship
Iranian Female Athlete Wins Gold, Undefeated, in ...