Hijabi Matters


A one-woman, dramatic comedy exploring identity, culture, family pressure, and forced marriage.
Hijabi Matters at Ovlhouse

Photo by Damian Szmigielski


Overview


Genre: Comedy drama
Venue: Ovalhouse
Starts: Thursday 7 March 2019
Closes: Saturday 9 March 2019
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: 15+

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Background


Part of Ovalhouse First Bite Season.


Funded by Arts Council England.


Synopsis


A one-woman, dramatic comedy exploring identity, culture, family pressure, and forced marriage.


Isha, a British Syrian girl shares a colourful exploration of her extended family in Syria.


Once back home in London she faces an unexpected visitor.


Will she be duty bound to marry?


Or will she be liberated and decide to live the life she so desperately desires?


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Theatre


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Postal address:
52-54 Kennington
Oval
London SE11 5SW

Box office tel: 020 7582 7680

Box office email: -

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Dates


Previews from:Thursday 7 March 2019

Press night:Friday 8 March 2019

Closes:Saturday 9 March 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Thursday ‑ 7‑45pm

Friday ‑ 7‑45pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑45pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£5 in advance; £8 on the door.

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Cast


Sherine Chalhie

Creatives


Author: Sherine Chalhie
Director: Olivia Furber
Production: Lucie Regan & Sherine Chalhie, Ovalhouse and Shoutaboutitproductions

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