In her solo show, writer/performer Anna Khaja illuminates the lives and historical forces surrounding slain Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. In Shaheed, we see how Bhutto's life and death resonate far beyond the boundaries of Pakistan, reshaping the world's struggle to reconcile the precepts of Islam with those of democracy.
Shaheed: The Dream and Death of Benazir Bhutto
April 15 - April 16, Brooks Theatre
It is most impressive that Anna Khaja wrote and then performed this inventive and informative more play. What a woman! (Both Benzair and Anna)!
It was fascinating to see Anna Khaja change costume, character and scene before our eyes. more We felt like we had experienced a slice of history from the perspective of people on the ground rather than through the lens of the media or history books. The entire story was moving and thought provoking. We're so glad we were there.
It is most impressive that Anna Khaja wrote and then performed this inventive and...