An Ordinary Muslim opened late February at New York Theater Workshop. The play is directed by Jo Bonney and written by first time playwright Hammaad Chaudry. The New York Times calls it a "timely look … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
After the Iranian revolution in 1979, the country started a crackdown on music – even banning traditional Persian music. Restrictions have recently loosened -- with pop, rock and even rap becoming … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for CNN, radio host and comedian Dean Obeidallah writes about the box-office success of "Black Panther," saying it gives him hope that "one day my minority group, Arab Americans and … [Read more...]
Based on the best-selling novel by Deborah Ellis, The Breadwinner is an adult animated drama film directed by Nora Twomey, and executive produced by Mimi Polk Gitlin and Angelina Jolie. The film, … [Read more...]
British actor and playwright Asif Khan is passionate that Muslim voices be heard, particularly on stage. Last year he wrote the play Combustion which The Stage called “a surprisingly comic look at … [Read more...]