1000 & Two Nights is a World Premiere of Izad Etemadi’s play commissioned by Story Theatre.
Izad Etemadi is an Iranian-Canadian artist originally from Victoria, BC. He is currently based out of Toronto, Ontario where he works as an actor, singer, writer and theatre creator. He is a graduate of the Canadian College of Performing Arts and is the proud recipient of the 2017 Emerging Queer Artist Award from Buddies In Bad Times Theatre.
Izad toured with The Story Theatre Company from 2012-2014 as an actor in Aladdin, The Great Beanstalk Conspiracy and Hey Bully Bully. He is thrilled to be returning to the company as the writer and director of 1000 & Two Nights.
1000 & Two Nights offers many of the Big Ideas in the curriculum and has elements of Social Studies, English Language and contains perspectives on many current issues in our expanding world communities.