Angels in Iran

Teaser by: Ali Mostolizadeh

Teaser by: Ali Mostolizadeh

About Angels in Iran

“Angels in Iran” is a play by Mohammad Yaghoubi. It is made up of 9 short plays. It was the final project of “32 Words for Acting” workshop instructed by Mohammad Yaghoubi. The workshop was formed in November 2017 and after six months of team work and rehearsals, “Angels in Iran” were on stage for Farsi speaking audiences with English surtitles in Toronto on June 15th and 16th at George Ignatieff Theatre.

The cast was as follows (in alphabetical order):

Mohsen Ahmadi, Ali Alavi, Pooneh Bolourchi, Azadeh Chavooshi, Faraz Farsijani, Saman Javand, Pegah Karimi, Nazanin Malekan, Seyyed Ali Mostolizadeh, Farzad Nazarimoghadam, Maryam Pandi, Oyan Salahshour, Parmis Tabibi, Sanaz Vahdat

This was the second time “Nowadays Theatre” company staged a performance with acting students. Persian art lovers living in Toronto have seen “Dance of Torn Papers” in 2016 as the final project with students who attended Aida Keykhaii’s acting workshop.