Please join us March 10 & 11 as we share Yussef El Guindi's newest work!
|The Mummy and the Revolution
by Yussef El Guindi
Directed by Jessica Heidt
A comedy about love, revolution, and mummies come to life.
An Egyptian woman travels to America to retrieve stolen goods from an American art collector. Secrets, lies and a wee bit of horror ensue.
Featuring Sofia Ahmed*, Rolf Saxon*, Robert Sicular* and Tim Green.
|Yussef is one of the most distinguished playwrights in America, known locally for his antic filled dramadies about the Middle East, most recently Language Rooms.
*Member of Actor's Equity Association
Next month- don't miss the newest play by New York's most delightful bad boy!
|Thomas Bradshaw's play The Bereaved was named Best Plays of 2009 in Time Out New York, and was a NY Times Critic's Pick. The acclaimed Intimacy is currently running off Broadway.
Thomas Bradshaw will also be teaching a class at the New Play Institute in San Francisco- Click Here to find out more!
|The Rough Readings are a series of new plays brought to the Bay Area. All are performed as concert readings, directed and acted out by some of the Bay Area's top professional theater artists and attended by patrons like you. Playwrights Foundation partners with The Center For New Plays at Stanford University and Bay Area theaters to provide playwrights an opportunity to hear the drafts of their new plays in front of an audience.
The Rough Reading experience is a valuable rewriting and development process for many playwrights and an opportunity for theatre enthusiasts to catch a glimpse of the next big thing!
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