One Thousand Doorways: Journey Among the Kurds of Turkey

Created and Performed by Diane EdgecombMassachusetts

Sat 10/11 9:00pm

drama, storytelling, 80 min.

A chance meeting with a young Kurdish refugee sets an American storyteller on a quest to discover and bring to the world the ancient legends of this oppressed culture. This is the deeply moving, richly humorous story of one woman’s journey through the remote mountainous regions of Turkey and of the extraordinary people who shared their lives and stories with her. Director: Richard McElvain. Sound and Lighting Design: Larry Buckley. Costume Design: Amanda Mujica. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, ethnic community (Kurdish). Links: show, artist, video, other.

2014 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, celebrates its 5th anniversary season and its dynamic expansion in scope and popularity. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at 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.