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North West
12 March 2018  -  24 March 2018



Alankar House of Saris, 46-48 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 5TQ

Rasa and Contact present: Handlooms. Written by Rani Moorthy. Directed by Alan Lane A love of saris leads a man to discover himself within the folds of the sensuous fabric.

Handlooms explores the generational conflict between Rajesh and his mother who are both seeking conflicting solutions to a crisis in their sari business. An exciting and immersive theatrical experience set in a real sari shop in the heart of Curry Mile. The show challenges simplistic and stereotypical assumptions about an aspect of migrant life, the sari.

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Photo by Benji Reid