Mysterious Gifts: Theatre of Iran

<i>Mysterious Gifts: Theatre of Iran</i> offers a glimpse into Persian history and culture through t

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Mysterious Gifts: Theatre of Iran offers a glimpse into Persian history and culture through the puppetry and bold movement techniques of Iranian performance artist Yaser Khaseb

9/24–10/11 The first installment of Seattle Children’s Theatre’s innovative, multiyear “Connecting Stories” project—a collaboration of theater artists from Seattle, Iran and Holland—Mysterious Gifts: Theatre of Iran offers a glimpse into Persian history and culture through the puppetry and bold movement techniques of Iranian performance artist Yaser Khaseb. Khaseb’s powerful, physical storytelling—whether through mime, puppetry or dancing in tandem with another performer—is sure to entrance audiences young and old. Ages 10 and older. Times and prices vary. Seattle Children’s Theatre, 201 Thomas St., Queen Anne; 206.441.3322; sct.org

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