A Brown Monkey Goes To McDonald’s Bestseller 

Written and Performed by Sahil FarooqiIndia

Thu 10/3 7:30pm

comedy, tragedy, storytelling, poetry, 60 min.

Based on Sahil Farooqi's semi-autobiographical journey of an immigrant caught between the East and the West. A Brown Monkey Goes To McDonald’s reveals the stories and dreams of a boy moving to America and his continuous search for cultural identity and acceptance in western society. But in the post 9/11 world his dreams of America are changed forever. This exciting solo performance is a mix of storytelling, spoken-word poetry and monologues. Director: Regie Cabico. Photo by Barry Pousman. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBT community, ethnic community (Indian, South Asian), all immigrant communities. Links: artist, video.

2013 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, presents 121 productions! All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $18, are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at www.telecharge.com. You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.