Iranian director to stage “Chairs” in Canada 

April 8, 2019

TEHRAN – Jafar Mahyari, the artistic director of the Zendegi Theater Company in Iran, is scheduled to stage “The Chairs” at Theater Encounter in the Canadian city of Calgary on April 24 and 25.

“The Chairs” is a performance art that brings together people from different nationalities, the Zendegi Theater Company has announced.

Music plays a major role in this play, and singer Farshad Nedai and setar player Amin Sheikhi collaborate in this project, while Mahyari will also play santur.

Robert Greenwood, the artistic and managing director of Sun Ergos Company of Theatre and Dance in Canada, also is collaborating with Mahyari in this project.

A cast of Iranian and Canadian actors will be cooperating in the performance.

Photo: Jafar Mahyari in an undated photo. 

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