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Brave New World Rep sets Muslim-themed play
Brave New World Repertory Theatre will present Anand Rao’s A Muslim in the Midst in a full production Nov. 1–17 at the Actors Fund Art Center, 160 Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn. A Muslim in the Midst, a nominee for the Best Play/Musical award at Thespis Summerfest. Rao’s play takes place on the streets of Bangalore, India, as a poor Muslim family tries to reach a relative's home in a distant suburb late at night. They meet a liberal, westernized Hindu couple who offer to help, but cultural clashes ensue. For tickets and information, call Ovationtix at (866) 811-4111 or visit amusliminthemidst.com. —Edward Karam