The Arabian Night

The Story

A new German play that mixes occidental Western Urban apartment life with oriental Magic Realism a la Scherazade.

The Team

Written by | Roland Schimmelpfennig
Directed and Designed by | Ross Manson
Translated by | David Tushingham
Music by | Maza Meze
Starring | Philippa Domville, Michael Healey, David Jansen, Elisa Moolecherry & Zaib Shaikh.



August 2004: Produced by Volcano at the SummerWorks Festival, Toronto (in partnership with the Goethe Institute, Toronto) Canadian Premiere

Awards and Nominations

NOW People’s Choice Award (Toronto), Summerworks Festival “Best Production”: The Arabian Night

Broke 14 years of Festival Box Office Records.