By Jaclyn Backhaus
Directed by Gitika Buttoo

A big-hearted play about family, heritage and clashes between generations and cultures.

On the day that her tight-knit Punjabi community gather to celebrate her brother’s marriage, Basminder announces that she is moving away from her family’s small town, to open a bar. 

Originally produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club, Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director, Barry Grove, Executive Producer on September 4, 2018

A workshop production of INDIA PALE ALE was presented by New York Stage and Film & Vassar at the Powerhouse Theater, Summer 2019

Part of our FIRST BITE SERIES - five evenings of rehearsed readings of new plays. See actors perform "script in hand" readings of new plays which might one day become full productions.

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Additional information

Tickets

Pick your price: £5, £10, £20

Age Guidance

11+

Running time

Approximately 2 hours, including interval.

Cast

Tiran Aakel

Tiran Aakel

Sunny
John Askew

John Askew

Tim
Marie Hynes

Marie Hynes

Dadi
Shobna Gulati

Shobna Gulati

Deepa
Zoe Iqbal

Zoe Iqbal

Simran
Caitlin Kaur

Caitlin Kaur

Boz
David Kian-Wilson

David Kian-Wilson

Vishal
Sofiya Limalia

Sofiya Limalia

Lovi
Aaron Patel

Aaron Patel

Iggy

Creatives

Jaclyn Backhaus

Writer

Gitika Buttoo

Director
Tickets

PICK YOUR PRICE - For this warm up event we are inviting audiences to choose what they would like to pay for their ticket – each price covers the same experience – just you chose what you would like to pay to attend.   

£5 | £10 | £20

Wed 16 June 7:30pm Post Show Talk 7:30pm Limited availability