Produced by Geva Theatre CenterSYNOPSIS:
Dr. Harold Banks, an aging professor of Afghan studies in Nebraska, is reeling after his adopted daughter Getee is killed by the Taliban while delivering foreign aid. When Afghan refugee Nazrullah arrives at his door with an incredible story and carrying Getee's prized books, the two men form an unlikely bond. Each is searching for his own brand of forgiveness, but as their friendship develops, Naz accidentally exposes an unexpected source of Dr. Banks’ guilt. How might a CIA propaganda operation over 30 years ago have contributed to Getee’s death? Inspired by true events, Heartland
is a story of healing, connection, and the devastating unintentional consequences of our actions.
Directed by Pirronne Yousefzadeh
Featuring Mark Cuddy, Owais Ahmed, Mari Vial-Golden
Show Times: Tuesday-Saturday @7:15PM, Saturday-Sunday @2:15PM
Tickets from $30www.59e59.org/shows