Mimi’s Suitcase Bestseller 

Performed by Ana BayatCalifornia

Sat 11/14 6:00pm

drama, comedy, storytelling, movement, multi-media, 60 min.

The true untold story of the Iranian revolution, Mimi’s involuntary return to a war-torn Iran after a happy childhood in Barcelona awakens questions of the true meaning of identity, homeland and the aftermaths of displacement in this hilarious and heartbreaking universal coming-of-age journey of resilience and humanity. Performed in English, Spanish and Persian with English supertitles. Director: Alfonso Lopez Urbina. Stage Manager: Ivette Carolina Agudelo. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBTQ community, ethnic community (Iranian, Persian, Spanish-speaking, British), anyone interested in languages, cultures and immigration. Links: artist, video.

2015 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 6th season. 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 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.