• Brahman/i EXTENDED to May 4!

    Due to popular demand, About Face Theatre and Silk Road Rising’s hit Chicago premiere of Brahman/i: A One-Hijra Stand Up Comedy Show is extending through Sunday, May 4, 2014. Get your tickets now! Read More
  • Come On Down and get your WONKA BALL Tickets!

    Don't miss the biggest party of the year! Enjoy an evening of delectable edibles, an open bar, lots of chances to win fabulous prizes, dazzling performances, a tempting silent auction, dancing, and much more. We're dedicating Wonka Ball 2014 to the classic television game show. Or as we like to call it, The Gayme Show. Read More
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OUT CHICAGO Interviews Brahman/i’s Fawzia Mirza

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OUT CHICAGO is LGBT Radio – two hours of news, culture and chit-chat for the gay community, hosted by the one-and-only (and AFT Artistic Associate) Scott Duff! Recently Scott sat down with Fawzia Mirza – star of Brahman/i - to talk about her performance, the character of Brahman/i, and much more.  Enjoy the interview then be […]

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“Pick A Winner and Let’s Go!”

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“Is it a girl? Or a boy? Or a girl? Ok what is this, some sort of  American baby game? Are we playing 2 Questions?… It’s one or the other, pick a winner and let go!” -from Brahman/i: A One-Hijra Stand Up Comedy Show Auntie eagerly demanded an answer to this question on the day […]

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Hear Fawzia Mirza on Vocalo and Windy City Queercast!

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Listen in as Fawzia Mirza sits down with Molly Adams of Vocalo to discuss everything she’s been up to, including preparing for Brahman/i: A One-Hijra Stand Up Comedy Show, which opens in previews on Thursday! Listen to the interview on Soundcloud or download your own MP3! Then check out Fawzia’s interview with Windy City Queercast host Amy […]

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A Statement from Aditi Brennan Kapil about Brahman/i

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When I first conceived the Displaced Hindu Gods Trilogy- 3 plays riffing on the 3 deities of the Hindu Trinity of Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva- I was looking for my way into the Indian part of my heritage, as a woman, as a person of mixed race, as an immigrant twice over, as a person […]



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