Pairi Daiza reading

Pairi Daiza

© 2014 Photo by Craig Schwartz for the USC School of Dramatic Arts


McClintock Theatre

Written by Nahal Navidar
Directed by Robert Egan

When 24-year-old Independent-Fighter Zahra learns she is 7 months pregnant in the heat of the Iran-Iraq war, she rejects her maternal instincts and chooses to continue engaging in combat. As her impending due date approaches, Zahra is faced with most frightening battle of all: the battle within. In the ultimate test of bravery, Zahra must learn what it means to open up to love.