Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of NOURA?
by Review Roundups - December 11, 2018
Playwrights HorizonsÂ presents the New York premiere of Noura, a new American drama from 9 Parts of Desire playwright and actorÂ Heather Raffo, continuing her longtime collaboration with directorÂ Joanna Settle, November 27-December 30, in the Mainstage Theater atÂ Playwrights Horizons. Let's see what the critics had to say. (more...)
BWW Review: Heather Raffo's NOURA Takes An Ibsen-Like Approach To Iraqi Assimilation Into America
by Michael Dale - December 11, 2018
The lack of visible doors in our view of the home of the title character of Heather Raffo's drama of an immigrant Christian Iraqi family in America, Noura, appears more and more to be a symbolic gesture once it becomes apparent that her story takes its cue from Henrik Ibsen's A DOLL'S HOUSE. (more...)