06/11-14 | Unveiled at Silk Road Rising (Theater)


Racism. Hate crimes. Love. Islam. Culture. Language. Life. Five Muslim women in a post-9/11 world serve tea and uncover what lies beneath the veil in this compelling one-woman show. Written and Performed by Rohina Malik

“In her rich, upbeat and very enjoyable 70-minute collection of five character studies of Muslim women in modern-day America, Malik gives voice to characters from whom we hear far too little in the theater.”
Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune

A “terrific show… intellectually engrossing work of theater”
Nina Metz, Chicago Tribune

“Unveiled offers a provocative, insightful and uplifting theater experience.”
Tom Witom, Pioneer Press

“Powerful solo show… five riveting tales of Muslim women”
Jack Helbig, Chicago Reader

“A compelling 70-minute piece rich with illuminating surprises, drawing the audience into worlds that are both unique and truly universal. It is terrifically entertaining.”
Catey Sullivan, Chicago Examiner

Silk Road Rising (formerly known as Silk Road Theatre Project) creates live theatre and online videos that tell stories through primarily Asian American and Middle Eastern American lenses. In representing communities that intersect and overlap, we advance a polycultural worldview.

Unveiled performance schedule:
– Thursday at 7:30pm
– Friday at 8:00pm
– Saturday at 4:00pm
– Sundays at 4:00pm
Tickets: $15 Adults / $12 Students The Historic Chicago Temple Building 77 W Washington St Pierce Hall Chicago

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