PROTOTYPE and Baruch Performing Arts Center present Thumbprint
January 10 & 12 and 14-18 at 7:00pm, January 11 at 4:00pm
In this world premiere, an illiterate woman is gang-raped as retribution for an ‘honor crime’ her brother allegedly committed. She doesn't surrender. She becomes the first woman in Pakistan to bring her attackers to justice. Her name is Mukhtar.
Interview with the composer Kamala Sankaram and the librettist Susan Yankowitz.
For more information about the show and the festival: prototypefestival.org/