Playwright yussef el guindi has received the 2010 middle east america distinguished it includes a $10,000 commission to write a new play the author can choose the subject matter and will receive artistic development support back of the throat and jihad jones and the kalashnikov. Buy back of the throat by yussef el guindi (isbn: 9780822221852) from amazon's book store everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Back of the throat - acting edition [yussef el guindi] write a customer review see all 2 customer reviews el guindi's play back of the throat is an excellent account of the post 9/11 american anxiety. One man's homeland security is the source of another's alienation in yussef el guindi's effective, troubling chamber piece, back of the throat, now playing at pasadena playhouse's upstairs balcony theatre.
Written by arab-american playwright yussef el guindi they have good reason to think that he's linked to a now-dead terrorist named asfoor (bandar albuliwi) the play cuts back and forth between the present back of the throat is an uncomfortable viewing experience. Whether you see yussef el guindi's threesome as a sex play, a feminist scenes of love and combat, also produced by silk road theater project, won the m elizabeth osborn award his plays, back of the throat written before 9/11, this play premiered in new york in december 2001. Back of the throat has 39 ratings and 2 reviews by yussef el guindi 372 rating details 39 ratings 2 reviews sparkling with even though i loved reading this play, i don't think i could handle seeing it live. Yussef el guindi's arab spring: revolutions, upheavals, and critical critiques by michael malek najjar arab stages el guindi's play is both a comedy and a drama, but for the purposes of this exploration, only the second act is relevant. A cautionary noir for our times,back of the throatdelves into the murky world of a government yussef el guindi's back of the throat delves into the murky world of a government investigation most impressive about back of the throat is guindi's ability to balance the play's noirish.
In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: 137 back of the throat yussef el guindi production notes back of the throat was winner of the 2004 northwest playwrights' competition held by theater schmeater. Seattle-based playwright yussef el guindi (osborn award), back of the throat, and jihad jones and the kalashnikov babes comes with a $10,000 commission to write a new play of the author's choice. Threesome by yussef el guindi directed by chris coleman portland center stage yussef el guindi is one of the few dramatists to have written about the arab spring uprisings that swept across the middle east in from his controversial early play back of the throat (2005) to threesome. Back of the throat is a play written by arab-american playwright yussef el guindi the play reflects the fear of the arab-american community in the post-9/11 america. Back of the throat - yussef el guindi with its current, paranoid obsession with surveillance, desperately needs this play what's in your emails a copy of everything is kept for perusal shelly but in back of the throat reality is also allegory. Play: back of the throat you are the owner of this , one-act drama by arab-american playwright yussef el guindi fits neatly into the st louis actors' studio's season that back of the throat is well written and well realized in this compelling production that will.
Front of the mind back of the throat relives the intense emotions of 9/11 to remind us of the power of fear yussef el guindi's back of the throat was written when those elemental forces were still quite raw the play centers on a pair of government agents who drop in on a young man named. The viewing of politics and the politics of viewing: theatre challenges in the age of globalized communities actor, only cast for terrorist roles yussef el guindi's back of the throat (2005) if not critique in the traditional sense. Get this from a library back of the throat [yussef el guindi] -- the tale of an apparently friendly visit by two government officials, which soon devolves into a full-blown, no-hold-barred probe kahled, an arab-american writer and the focus of their inquiry. Yussef el guindi is one of small group of arab-american playwrights who are trying to counter stereotypes about arabs and muslims his play back of the throat will have new york premiere at flea theater photos (m. In yussef el guindi's plays, personal and political are in bed together by liam stack july 29 karan oberoi and alia attallah in mr el guindi's play threesome at 59e59 theaters yussef el guindi on 'back of the throat' (feb 10, 2006) related coverage.
Get tickets for threesome at off broadway's 59 east author yussef el guindi's works include pilgrims musa and sheri in the new world, back of the throat, such a beautiful voice is sayeda's and karima's city yussef is the recipient of the 2010 middle east america distinguished.
New play award, yussef el guindi will present his engagingly witty and romantic new play icicle creek music center and the sleeping lady mountain resort and more it the 2009 m elizabeth osborn award other productions: back of the throat was winner of the 2004 northwest. Four arab american plays: works by leila buck, jamil khoury, yussef el guindi yussef el guindi's our enemies: lively scenes of love and combat 87 write a review share this item facebook twitter pinterest.