Premiere of Iraj Pezeshkzad's play: The Chest of Damnation Past

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015 ,
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
- Stanford, CA, United States

The Chest of Damnation” combines comedy, music, and dance in a play inspired by a tale from Rumi. Some scholars have suggested that the story is in fact rooted in a tale from “One Thousand and One Nights.” It is the tale of a lustful judge and a conniving husband and wife, reimagined in the unique satirical language of Iraj Pezeshkzad (last year's Bita Prize recipient) and brought to the stage by the inimitable Parviz Sayyad.

Play is in Persian
Director: Parviz Sayyad
Music: Mohsen Namjoo
Choreographer: Banafsheh Sayyad

CAST
Roxana Rastegar
Shohreh Afaghi
Erfan Malakouti
Shahryar Hosseini
Reza Maveddat
and Parviz Sayyad
Introducing Neda Patra
TICKETS
$25 General Admission
$15 Stanford Affiliate
Stanford Ticket Office
Tresidder Union, Stanford University
Monday-Friday 10:00-5:00
Tickets.stanford.edu
650-725-2787

Part of the Stanford Festival of Iranian Arts

continue

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

Mohsen Namjoo – Mohsen Namjoo, is an Iranian singer-songwriter, author, musician, and setar player. He was born in 1976 in Torbat-e Jam, a small town in northeastern Iran./He began his musical ...

Promote this event
SATTAR Live In Concert
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - Sterling, VA
Persian Music by Jahangir with Full Iranian Dinner Buffet
Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - Vienna, VA
Iranian Events Around the World
Sponsored Ad
Persian Music by Jahangir with Full Iranian Dinner Buffet
Friday, Apr 28, 2017
SATTAR Live In Concert
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Iranian Events Around the World
Iran confirms rejecting appeal by held British-Iranian woman
Ancient people left a frightening message for us, and scientists just found it
Iran top leader urges robust growth by tapping domestic potentials
America Is Getting Used to Trump’s Insanity
Father Hangs Baby Daughter on Facebook Live, Then Commits Suicide: Police
8 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now
Iranian American woman poisons, burns son to avenge ...
Heroic Story of Iranian American Race Car Driver on ...
Yara Shahidi tells Kimmel she is proud of Iranian ...
Iranian pilot and crew disciplined for not delaying ...
Shohreh Aghdashloo's new film to open in US ...
Two ancient cities unearthed in Iran (Pictures)