Spotlight on Afghanistan: The Road to Paradise

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Spotlight on Afghanistan: The Road to Paradise

Spotlight on Afghanistan: The Road to Paradise

  • Date: Dec 02, 2015 08:00PM
  • Price: Tickets starting at $35, 10% off for members!

The Road to Paradise tells a story of love and loss in a time of war through three characters: a child suicide bomber in Pakistan, a Canadian soldier in Kandahar, and an Afghan immigrant in Toronto. Based on interviews conducted with families of the Canadian Armed Forces and families of the Pakistan and Afghan Army, this gripping play explores how the war in Afghanistan has affected the lives of women and children. For mature audiences. Nudity depicted.

A Crow’s Theatre presentation of a Human Cargo production
The Road to Paradise
By Jonathan Garfinkel and Christopher Morris
Conceived by Human Cargo
In English and Dari, with English surtitles

Starring
Beau Dixon
Christine Horne
Andrew Lawrie
Cheri Maracle
Samiya Mumtaz
Parwin Mushtael
Sanjay Talwar

Directed by Christopher Morris
Set and Costume Design by Gillian Gallow
Lighting Design by Michelle Ramsay
Sound Design by Richard Feren
Technical Director, Kaitlin Hickey
Technical Director, Andrew Leeke
Stage Manager, Elizabeth McDermott
Apprentice Stage Manager, Kelsey Rutledge

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