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New Play "Crossroads" by Bahram Beyzaie Sells Out Seven Performances

Crossroads cast

Bahram Beyzaie and cast of "Crossroads" take a bow 

Photo credit: Arman Armawn
Apr 12 2018

Professor, playwright, author, and filmmaker Bahram Beyzaie wrote and directed his newest play "Crossroads" at Stanford University in March of this year. The play, sponsored by the Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies amd part of the Stanford Festival of Iranian Arts, sold out all seven performances at the new Roble theater. The play takes place in approximately year eighty of the Persian calendar. In a busy crossroads of Tehran, a woman and a man run into one another, torn apart by the events of the last fifteen years. 

Watch trailers and clips of the play 

View photos from the seven performances 

Read reviews of the play in Farsi: 

BBC Persian Article

Aasoo Article Article 

Watch a lecture by Bahram Beyzaie, discussing the writing and creation of "Crossroads" 

Top photo by Arman Arman

Bottom photo by Vahid Zamani