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Mosque Alert

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...

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Sacred Stages: A Church, A Theatre, and A Story

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The Hundred Flowers Project

October 16 - November 23, 2014

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.

Upcoming Performances

ThursdayOctober 16 7:30 PM
FridayOctober 17 8:00 PM
SaturdayOctober 18 8:00 PM
SundayOctober 19 4:00 PM
ThursdayOctober 23 7:30 PM
FridayOctober 24 8:00 PM
SaturdayOctober 25 8:00 PM
SundayOctober 26 4:00 PM
ThursdayOctober 30 7:30 PM
FridayOctober 31 8:00 PM
SaturdayNovember 01 8:00 PM
SundayNovember 02 4:00 PM
ThursdayNovember 06 7:30 PM
FridayNovember 07 8:00 PM
SaturdayNovember 08 8:00 PM
SundayNovember 09 4:00 PM
ThursdayNovember 13 7:30 PM
FridayNovember 14 8:00 PM
SaturdayNovember 15 8:00 PM
SundayNovember 16 4:00 PM
ThursdayNovember 20 7:30 PM
FridayNovember 21 8:00 PM
SaturdayNovember 22 8:00 PM
SundayNovember 23 4:00 PM

EPIC

Epic WorldSchool-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.

To bring EPIC to your school and to learn more, click HERE .

DRAMATIZING RESISTANCE

WATCH: Panel Video on
Contemporary Arab Theatre

Sahar 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