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Take d Milk, Nah?


Pandemic Theatre (Toronto) | Rumble Theatre (Vancouver) | Presented with Diwali in BC |

In association with Neworld Theatre (Vancouver)

Oct 16–26, 2019  |  Vancity Culture Lab

Warning: this show uses haze and incense.

Written & Performed by Jivesh Parasram.Co-created with Tom Arthur Davis and Graham Isador. 

Jiv is “Canadian.” And “Indian.” And “Hindu.” And “West Indian.” “Trinidadian” too. Or maybe he’s just colonized. In Take d Milk, Nah?, Parasram blends personal storytelling and ritual to walk an audience through the Hin-do’s and Hin-don’ts at the intersections of these cultures. The show is a refreshingly candid and delightfully funny look at race, religion, and nationalism(s): what divides us—and what we’re willing to accept in the desire to belong. Oh, and there’s a cow.
It doesn’t matter who you are, or where you’ve come from, Take d Milk, Nah? is a must-see experience.” —Toronto Caribbean
Running Time:
90 minutes, no intermission

Oct 16, 7:30PM: Preview
Oct 17, 7:30PM: Opening
Oct 18–19, 22–26, 7:30PM
Oct 20, 2PM

Post-show Artist Talkbacks:
Oct 20, 22


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