May 20, 2011
'Headscarf and the Angry Bitch' hits the road for the Hollywood Fringe!
For Immediate Release
Contact: Zehra Fazal
Zehra Fazal is proud to present Headscarf and the Angry Bitch as part of the Hollywood Fringe, as part of its 2011 Summer Unveiled Fringe Festival Tour to Cincinnati, Hollywood, Toronto and Indianapolis. Performances will take place at Theatre Asylum. This production marks its Hollywood premiere.
Headscarf and the Angry Bitch, written and starring Zehra Fazal, is a semi-musical, fully comic exploration of life as a Pakistani Muslim growing up as an American girl in the suburbs. Zed Headscarf, an aspiring folk-rock musician, is hired by her local Islamic Community Center to teach the greater community about Islam through music—resulting in hilariously shocking revelations through story and song.
The show premiered at the 2009 Capital Fringe Festival, earning the Best Solo-Performer Pick of Fringe Award, and the award for Best Solo-Performance at DC Theatre Scene. The piece ...