Public Obscenities (Off-Broadway, Theatre for a New Audience @ Polonsky Shakespeare Center, 2024) | Playbill

Public Obscenities


TFANA and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company present Aoho Rep and the NAATCO National Partnership Project’s production of Public Obscenities


Public Obscenities explores the pleasures and pitfalls of living in translation as it follows a queer studies PhD student returning to his family home in Kolkata with his Black American boyfriend.

Written and Directed by Shayok Misha Chowdhury
Scenic Design by Peiyi Wong
Costume Design by Enver Chakartash
Lighting Design by Barbara Samuels
Video/Projection Design by Johnny Moreno
Sound Design by Tei Blow

Cast Includes Tashnuva Anan, Abrar Haque, Golam Sarwar Harun, Gargi Muhkerjee, NaFis, Jakeem Dante Powell, Debashis Roy Chowdhury


Pulitzer Prize
2024 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Nominee

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