Z Space presents:

The Parting

Produced by EnActe and Noorani Dance

January 19 - 21 on Z Space's Main Stage

A retrospective lens into the greatest mass displacement in human history.

A multi sensory presentation performed through theater, dance, music and visual design, The Parting tells the true life stories of the people who lived through the Partition of Greater India into India, Pakistan and subsequently Bangladesh. Written and directed by Salil Singh, with dance and music direction by Farah Yasmeen Shaikh, an original score composed by Raaginder Singh Momi and visual design by David Murakami.

Inspired by true stories from witnesses of the 1947 Partition of India and Pakistan. this performance is a chance to reflect on this pivotal and tragic time in the history of South Asia, and provoke dialogue across generations, borders, genders, ethnicities and religions.


Running Time: 100 minutes with one 15 minute intermission
Age: Parental guidance for under 12. Children under 4 not allowed.