Love with Leila

Oct 11-14, 2017

She's FIERCE.
She's BEARDED.
She's LOOKING FOR LOVE.

We’re bringing Leila back! This multiple award-winning play featuring Izad Etemadi is about a charming, flamboyant, and bearded Persian woman named Leila, who lives to please her parents and lose herself in love. Love with Leila has toured across North America to Halifax, Hamilton, Kitchener, Stratford, Winnipeg, Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria, and Off-Broadway in New York City where it won the 2016 award for Best Independent Production from Broadway world. www.laughwithleila.com

Featuring: Izad Etemadi as Leila. Photo by Al Smith.

Featuring: Izad Etemadi as Leila. Photo by Al Smith.

Presented in-association with The Registry Theatre.

this show has some strong language and a whole lot of fabulous. all ages welcome.

Where/When

Venue

The Registry Theatre
122 Frederick St
Kitchener, ON N2H 2L9

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Awards

  • 2013 & 2014 Critics Choice Award, Hamilton Fringe
  • 2013 Most Outstanding Young Performer, Calgary Fringe 
  • 2014 Best of Hamilton, View Magazine, Hamilton
  • 2016 Best Independent Production, Broadway World, NY
  • 2017 Emerging Queer Artist Award from Buddies In Bad Times Theatre, Toronto

The Creative Team

Direction & Dramaturgy by LIZA BALKAN

Direction & Dramaturgy
by LIZA BALKAN

Written & Performed by IZAD ETEMADI

Written & Performed
by IZAD ETEMADI

Stage Management by FRANNY MCCABE-BENNETT

Stage Management
by FRANNY MCCABE-BENNETT


Funders

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Partners

Presented in-association