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East West Players, June and December 2013

Cowgirls by Neelanjana Bannerjee, Pink Shadows by Jyoti Dugal

Staged Workshops, David Henry Hwang Writers Workshops


East West Players, September – October 2011

A Widow of No Importance by Shane Sakhrani

LA Times Critics Choice, Ovation Recommended

"Director Shaheen Vaaz isn't afraid to go big with the comedy." --  Charlotte Stroudt, LA Times

"Under the fine direction of Vaaz, the comedy is non-stop." -- Hoyt Hilsman, Backstage


Japan American National Museum, January 2011

Letters from my Mother by Kanthi Salgadu

Staged Workshop for Coalition Against Slavery and Trafficking


East West Players, December 2010

A Widow of No Importance by Shane Sakhrani

Bare Bones Workshop


California Institute of the Arts, October 2010

Devi: The Untold Story by Ensemble (MFA, BFA actors), Self


Epic Theatre Ensemble, NYC, Summer 2008

Shakespeare Remix: Students Re-interpret the Master

LaGuardia Community College


Epic Theatre Ensemble, NYC, Summer 2007

Antigone-in-Progress by Ensemble

Fordham College


California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, November 2006

Arabian Nights by Ensemble (MFA, BFA actors) and Self


Japan American Cultural Center, Summer 2006

Uncharted:  The True Story of the Journey of Two Women

Artwallah Festival-- The South Asian Immigrant Experience


Highways Performance Space, Summer 2005, 2006

Desifactor:  Performances by Spoken Word Artists

Youthwallah Mentoring Program




Our Town                                                     Thornton Wilder                      2010


Ask Me Anything                                          Ensemble                                 2010


Arabian Nights                                             Mary Zimmerman                  2009


The Importance of Being Earnest             Oscar Wilde                            2008


The Tempest                                                 Shakespeare                          2008


West Side Story                                            Laurents, Sondheim             2008


Twelve Angry Women                                 Reginald Rose                        2007


A Midsummer Night’s Dream                    Shakespeare                          2007


The Women                                                  Clare Booth Luce                   2006


With Their Eyes                                           Annie Thoms                           2006


Fiddler on the Roof                                    Bock, Harnick, Stein               2006


Masterpieces                                               Hicks, Goldberg, Piehler       2005


The House of Bernarda Alba                     Federico Garcia Lorca          2005


The Syringa Tree                                          Pamela Gien                         2004

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