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Eh Dah? Questions for my Father

From 3 member  reviews
Members say: Absorbing, Resonant, Delightful, Profound, Great music

About the show

Hypokrit Theatre Company presents this story spanning generations in Egypt and America, this eclectic new musical by Aya Aziz explores how to discern truth from the stories we are told in a post 9/11 world.  More…

"Eh Dah? Questions for my Father" follows a family divided across continents and turbulent political landscapes as they search for home and belonging. Recipient of the Best Book and Outstanding Individual Performance Awards at the 2016 New York Musical Festival.



Member Reviews (3)

MEMBERS SAY:

Absorbing, Resonant, Delightful, Profound, Great music
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Avg Score

85
Touching, Great music, Cultural, Sad, Resonant

See it if Egyptian family is torn apart by emigration. Artistic daughter fills gaps in her identity w/imagination. Lovely sad ballads.

Don't see it if You want more action. Dwells on the themes of harsh conditions in Egypt & difficulty adapting to America. Introspective search for meaning.

100
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if Especially if you have roots in Egypt or The Middle East.

Don't see it if You seriously are not open minded or dogmatic.

100
Resonant, Profound, Absorbing, Delightful, Funny

See it if I enjoyed the show because it was about my country and background and very relevant and relatable.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy other cultures histories.


April 3rd, 2019
“A masterpiece that is delightful, heartbreaking and poignant...The show in its current form is restructured to involve 4 more actors and does a marvelous job of telling the story...Aziz has done an incredible job with the book and the music. It is refreshing to hear a young voice full of passion...
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