BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Front Row  >  And Then Came Spring

And Then Came Spring

Jo Kukathas, Artistic Director, Instant Cafe Theatre Company | Saleh Sepas, Co-Founder, Parastoo Theatre

01-Jul-22 14:00

And Then Came Spring

The community theatre play "And Then Came Spring" centres on the life of a child bride in Kabul, who is abandoned by her husband after she has their baby, and his decision sets

off a chain of events that changes everyone’s lives forever. The play is a collaborative effort between refugee community-funded theatre group Parastoo Theatre and the Instant Cafe Theatre Company. We find out more from Saleh Sepas, the co-founder of Parastoo Theatre and director of this play, and Jo Kukathas, the Artistic Director of the Instant Cafe Theatre and dramaturg of the play.


If you’d like to be a supporter of this production, find out more both here and here. For details on how to purchase tickets for the performance, click here.

Image credit: Parastoo Theatre / Instant Cafe Theatre Company

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  performing arts

Tags:  Parastoo Theatrecommunity theatreSaleh Sepasrefugee theatrethe bigger picturefront rowthe instant cafe theatre companyjo kukathas





Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows



11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

Memory and Its Weakness; Kam Raslan | Zan Azlee | Ong Kar Jin

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Check Them Out! - Piying Dream & Lain Lain Exhibition; Jean Borie de Varine, Co-founder and Chief Product & Creative Officer, Temple of Light | Wendy Teo, Curator, The Lain Lain Project

1:00 PM

The Workplace (REPEAT)

Cultivating a Thriving Workplace Culture, Episode 1; Emellia Shariff, Managing Partner, Speak Up Malaysia

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Throwback: Treasure Planet

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Review - Crow Country; Jonathan Leo, Content Director, Kakuchopurei.com

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops

Ep548

6:00 PM

The Pulse (REPEAT)

Pulse Picks: Mavis Staples, Ezra Collective, Thee Sacred Souls, Tom Misch