In association with Aurora Nova Productions
and Boat Rocker Entertainment
WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT
February 21 — 23, 2019
(February 1, 2019, Tucson, Arizona); Invisible Theatre continues its 48th Anniversary Season with the internationally acclaimed WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT by Nassim Soleimanpour on February 21-23, 2019. Forget your preconceived notions of what theater is or should be, WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT has been called a play, but it's a lively, global sensation that no one is allowed to talk about. Its award-winning playwright is Iranian. His words have escaped censorship and are awaiting you, the audience. Each night, a brave new actor will take the stage, open an envelope containing an unfamiliar script, and act by thinking on his or her feet. Experience a play with no rehearsals, no director and no set.
It is truly amazing.
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:30 PM Roberto (Sapo) Guajardo
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM Toreenee Wolf
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 3:00 PM David Alexander Johnston
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 7:30 PM Lucille Petty
This production is made possible in part through the generous support of
Doug and Laura Mance
White Rabbit Red Rabbit was originally produced by Volcano Theatre in association with Necessary Angel and Wolfgang Hoffmann. Dramaturgy by Daniel Brooks and Ross Manson
The single show ticket price for WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT is $35. Discounts are available for groups, seniors, active military and students. Rush tickets are available for purchase at half-price one half hour prior to performance time and are subject to availability.
Tickets are available for purchase by calling the Invisible Theatre Box Office at (520) 882-9721 and are also available 24/7 on-line through OvationTix at www.invisibletheatre.com .
The running time is 90 minutes without an intermission.
WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT is appropriate for ages high school and up (mature audiences).
ABOUT THE PLAYWRIGHT
NASSIM SOLEIMANPOUR (Playwright); Nassim is an independent multidisciplinary theatre maker from Tehran, Iran. His plays have been translated into 20 languages. Best known for his play WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT, written to travel the world when he couldn't, his work has been awarded the Dublin Fringe Festival Best New Performance, Summerworks Outstanding New Performance Text Award and The Arches Brick Award (Edinburgh Fringe) as well as picking up nominations for a Total Theatre and Brighton Fringe Pick of Edinburgh Award.
By the time Nassim was permitted to travel for the first time in early 2013, his play WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT had been performed over 1000 times in 20 languages. Since then Nassim has facilitated workshops and panels in different countries including World Theatre Festival (Brisbane), Tolhuistuin (Amsterdam), SESC Vila Mariana (Sao Paulo), Schauspielhaus (Vienna), DPAC (Kuala Lampur), Theatertreffen (Berlin), British Council (London), Asia House (London) and University of Bremen (Germany).
Nassim's second play BLIND HAMLET for the London based Actors Touring Company premiered at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe and has since toured extensively around the UK and was received well in Bucharest and Copenhagen. His third play BLANK premiered in November 2015 at Dancing on the Edge Festival in Amsterdam and Utrecht followed by performances at Radar Festival in London.
2017 saw the premiere of Nassim's latest play, the eponymously titled NASSIM which features the playwright himself on stage. Co-produced by the Bush Theatre in London, the play premiered at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to great acclaim, winning the prestigious Scotsman Fringe First Award. Nassim now lives in Berlin with his wife Shirin and dog Echo, and tours the world with NASSIM while working on new material for the stage.
TO PURCHASE TICKETS OR FOR INFORMATION:
To charge tickets by phone, call our Box Office at (520) 882-9721.
You may also visit the Box Office in the Invisible Theatre Lobby (1400 N. First Avenue at Drachman).
To buy tickets online 24/7, go to www.invisibletheatre.com and click on the OvationTix logo.
Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are accepted.
The Invisible Theatre is fully accessible to patrons using wheelchairs or with other mobility challenges. Seating areas to accommodate persons using wheelchairs are located in the theatre. If patrons require special seating they should inform the Box Office at (520) 882-9721.
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