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BHOPAL (Staged Reading)

A staged reading, tickets by donation at the door, proceeds to Diwali Fest. Post-show Q&A with the playwright!

Written by Rahul Varma, directed by Rohit Chokhani, featuring Manoj Sood, Aliza Vellani, Yasmin Abidi, Kayvon Khoshkam, Nadeem Phillip, Ashley Rose and Munish Sharma

Sonya Labonté, a Canadian doctor working in Bhopal, India has incriminating evidence that a pesticide company is polluting the environment and causing deformities in babies. The Indian government orders her to stop her research or face deportation. Will Labonté give in or continue her search for justice?

Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the worst industrial disaster the world has ever seen, The Bhopal disaster claimed over 25,000 lives and currently affects nearly 500,000 people with neurological and respiratory sickness, birth defects, disability and malformation among children.

WHEN
November 21, 2016 at 8pm - 10:30pm
WHERE
Firehall Arts Centre
280 E Cordova
Vancouver, BC V6A
Canada
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