Suddenly, This God-Lover Died in the Love of God, This God-Slain Died by the Sword of God
Written by Abbas Nalbandian
Translated and Directed by Aryo Khakpour
Davey Samuel Calderon
Jessica Del Fierro
Leslie Dos Remedios
Translation Dramaturg DD Kugler
Music Curated by Elliot Vaughan
The residence of a communal house in a poor neighborhood in Tehran, Iran are stirred up when a new tenant enters the picture. He is single, educated and seemingly rich. He becomes the subject of the neighbors envy and hatred. An Iranian passion play in a Canadian context.
Date: May 26, 2017
Venue: The Founders' Lounge Cabaret (The Cultch)
Duration: 55 minutes
Admission: By donation
This reading will be presented by rEvolver Festival in partnership with Playwrights Theatre Centre with the support of British Columbia Arts Council.
Special Thanks to Tim Carlson