“Honour: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan”

“Honour: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan”

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:00pm

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, in collaboration with other UA programs and community partners, is presenting Dipti Mehta’s one-woman play, “Honour: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan,” which raises awareness and break down the social stigma that exists around sex workers. Mehta, who received her Ph.D. in molecular and cellular biology from the UA in 2006, works in New York City doing medical research. She is also an internationally known actress, playwright, and voice personality, who has received numerous prestigious awards. This event is part of series of events supporting women’s empowerment and human rights.

The play will be held at the Temple of Music and Art. Tickets are $20 for reserved seating, $10 for students. A $50 VIP ticket includes a post-show dessert reception, where patrons will have the opportunity to meet Mehta. Tickets can be purchased at http://bit.ly/Honour_Tucson.

Event Type: 
Cultural
Audience(s): 
All
Contact(s): 
Lori Harwood
520-626-3846