EVA IN RIO

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Eva, a 20 year old trans girl, wakes up in Rio de Janeiro—her own wonderland. In pursuit of her tinder boi and her perfect body, her surreal ambitions come up against her inevitable return to reality. How can Eva reconcile the difference between the life she dreams of and the life she is living?

EVA IN RIO
By Gabe Maharjan
Directed by Michelle Rambharose
Starring Gabe Maharjan and Dakota Jamal Wellman
Stage/Production Management and Lighting Design by Nikita Bala
Costume and Set Design by Nalo Soyini Bruce
Sound Design by Evan Stepanian
Production Assistance by Meghan Kerr
Dramaturgy by Jesse Stong

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June 26th and 27th at 8pm
Montréal, arts interculturels (3680 Jeanne-Mance, Montréal, QC, H2X 2K5)
Tickets are Pay-What-You-Decide at the door ($10 suggested, 25% of the money raised will be donated to the Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal).

This Playground Productions Development Presentation of emerging playwright and performer Gabe Maharjan’s first play is open to the public while it is still in the experimental phase. With two limited preview performances, we invite you to support the development of this piece by joining us in Rio and sharing your feedback!

This presentation is produced with the generous support from the MAI, from the Government of Québec and the City of Montréal as part of the L'Entente sur le développement culturel de Montréal, and from the Canada Council for the Arts. The script has been developed in collaboration with Playwrights' Workshop Montreal.

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