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Spotlight: Soheil Parsa

In a life already full of fascinating chapters, Soheil Parsa has turned another page. Early this summer, Parsa stepped down as co-artistic director of Modern Times, the theatre company he co-founded three decades ago with Peter Farbridge. The “dream” now for Parsa, as he characterizes it, is to work as a freelance director, liberated from fundraising and administrative responsibilities.

Written by Karen Fricker, Photography by Dahlia Katz / Oct 8, 2021
iPhoto caption: Nicole Kidman in HBO's Big Little Lies

Leaving Troubling Characters on the Stage

Why aren’t actors taught about the potential negative side effects of performing? 

By Mairin Smit / Jun 23, 2017