New York City
In this highly acclaimed and provocative play, Akhtar tells the story of a successful Pakistani-American lawyer and his wife – an artist influenced by Islamic imagery – who enjoy their comfortable life on New York’s Upper East Side. When a co-worker and her husband come to dinner, what begins as polite conversation explodes, leaving everyone’s relationships and beliefs about race, religion and identity in shards. Complex and unpredictable, Disgraced stuns audiences in a tour-de-force of dramatic revelation. PTC is proud to partner with Intercultural Journeys to create a stimulating public conversation centered on the themes raised in this award-winning play.