Saffron and Rosewater - November 29, 2012
Jewish Women's Theatre presents
"Saffron and Rosewater"
Thursday, November 29, 7:30 pm
Fowler Museum - Auditorium - UCLA Campus
Enjoy an evening of stories, song and lovely surprises, transporting you
to Iran and back to America and illuminating the true struggles of Jewish women
of Persian heritage.
In conjunction with the Fowler exhibition "Light and
Shadows: The Story of Iranian Jews," Jewish Women's Theatre presents
"Saffron and Rosewater," a dramatic reading that features the
beautiful writings of Gina Nahai, Angella Nazarian, Farideh Goldin, Dora Levy
Mossanen and Esther Amini, most of whom will be in attendance for a talkback
The program concludes with a hosted reception.
"Saffron and Rosewater" is directed by Eve Brandstein; produced and adapted by Ronda Spinak;
co-produced by Jessica Youseffi and presented in collaboration with The Dortort Center for Creativity in the Arts Hillel at UCLA. Support generously provided by Shulamit Gallery.
Program generously sponsored by Y&S Nazarian Foundation.
Admission is free but reservations are required. Reservations do not guarantee seating; we recommend attendees arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. If we are over capacity (the auditorium seats 300+), unclaimed reservations will be released at 7:15 pm.
For questions, please contact Perla Karney at
310-203-3081 x108 or email@example.com