International Women’s Day Celebration: Head over Heels in Saudi Arabia with Maisah Sobaihi
Saturday, March 9, 7 – 9 p.m.
“Head Over Heels In Saudi Arabia” is a fun, light-hearted play that touches on a variation of topics concerning Saudi Arabia. This performance addresses many of the questions raised about Saudi Arabia with specific reference to Saudi women. By day, Dr. Maisah Sobaihi is an assistant professor at the King Abdul-Aziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and is currently Counselor at the Saudi Arabian Mission to the United Nations. She is best known, however, for her work in theatre and the arts across the kingdom, and is widely respected as a contemporary voice for women. See website for more speaker details. Q&A follows the performance. Reception features traditional foods of Saudi Arabia. Registration is required.