Women’s Uprising: Stories of Bangladeshi Resistance
❋ Premiering in New York City
August 26 & 27
Helen Mills Theater
137 W 26 ST.
❋ Doors open at 6:30PM
Show starts promptly at 7:00PM
With stories collected from survivors and living ancestors of the Bangladeshi Liberation War, victims of Islamophobia and entrapment, this play takes us on a journey with young Bangladeshi women uncovering family histories that end up changing their lives. A political theatre based on the lives of Bangladeshi activists and communities throughout the diaspora, নারী বিদ্রোহ / Women’s Uprising: Stories of Bangladeshi Resistance puts a spotlight on the struggles and resilience of Bangladeshi people.
This play is a collaborative project of The Bangladeshi Historical Memory Project created by Bangladeshi women, artists, poets and musicians.
❋ Please RSVP to reserve your seats, seats are limited!
❋ Written, Directed & Produced by: Sharmin Hossain
❋ Music by: Saraswathi Jones, Michael Dwan Singh, Neel Agrawal & Gurpal Singh
All donations will go to Bangladeshi women led organizations:
More information at: www.bangladeshihistory.com