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My Heart Is in the East

From 3 member  reviews
Members say: Ambitious, Quirky, Resonant, Relevant, Interesting

About the show

La MaMa and the H.E.A.T. Collective present a performance with puppets: a passionate, comic, and poetic exploration of using history as a model for building peace. More…

Inspired by Ancient Cordoba, where Muslims and Jews lived in cultural coexistence, 'My Heart Is in the East' is a duet between a Jewish-American woman and an Iraqi-Muslim man. Bound together by circumstance, these two people from such different walks of life confront their insecurities, fears, and desires.

June 21st, 2017
"The play starts fast; it hooks you right from the start...The play is anchored by two charming performances from two strong actors...The problem with the production itself is that it’s two different plays in one that do not connect well together...The show is well put together; director Jen Wine...
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