Mosque Alert tells the story of two suburban American families living in Naperville, IL—one Christian, the other Muslim—who find their lives torn apart by a proposal to build a new mosq...
Directed, Edited, and Produced by Malik Gillani & Jamil Khoury
Sacred Stages: A Church, A Theatre, and A Story (28min, 37sec), tells the unique and insp...
Additional Video Plays
Digital media becomes the perfect "ally" for a group of actors collectively creating a play about Mao Tse Tung's Cultural Revolution. As their work-in-progress starts morphing into a propaganda play about the play itself, disturbing questions arise as to who, or what, is controlling the narrative.
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School-based Education Program
Silk Road Rising’s EPIC (Empathic Playwriting Intensive Course) is a 16-week arts-integrated education program designed to engage a student’s imagination and help them articulate it through drama.
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WATCH: Panel Video on
Contemporary Arab Theatre
Dramatizing Resistance: Saadallah Wannous and the State of Contemporary Arab Theatre was a panel discussion that explored the legacy of the late great Syrian playwright Saadallah Wannous. His influence on theatre being created in the Arab world today, the reality of government censorship, and the relationship between theatre and social and political change, were among the featured topics. View a recording of the panel discussion HERE