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Wednesday, 12 September 2012 12:17
Reel Asian is Proud to Support Two Plays Featuring Naseeruddin Shah

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Reel Asian is proud to support two plays featuring Bollywood star Naseeruddin Shah this Fall

Back by overwhelming demand, Why Not Theatre is proud to present BEYOND BOLLYWOOD, starring legendary actors Naseeruddin Shah, Ratna Pathak Shah and Heeba Shah, in 2 award winning plays:

DEAR LIAR (performed in English, September 28 / 29 / 30, 2012) is an American play, about the taboo love affair between the great playwright George Bernard Shaw and Mrs. Patrick Campbell, a famous actress of the time.

ISMAT APA KE NAAM (performed in Urdu/Hindi with English subtitles, October 5 / 6 / 7, 2012) is an adaptation for three beautiful and witty short stories by one of India's most beloved authors, Ismat Chughtai.

Both shows will be at the new Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre (585 Dundas St East, Toronto). For more information about the plays, seating charts and tickets, please visit http://www.beyondbollywood.ca or call 647.278.5203.

IN CONVERSATION WITH NASEERUDDIN SHAH, presented on October 4, 2012 by TIFF at TIFF Bell Lightbox in association with Why Not Theatre, celebrates the body of work of Mr. Shah. Also on October 4, TIFF presents a screening of the award winning film, AMAL (2007), followed by a Q&A with its star Naseeruddin Shah and its Toronto-based director/screenwriter RICHIE MEHTA. Sponsored by Audi, In Conversation With... is an initiative of TIFF and is presented in association with the Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation to honour one of Canada's great journalists and on-air interviewers. For more information about In Conversation With Naseeruddin Shah at TIFF Bell Lightbox, please visit www.tiff.net