It seems Pakistani-American Amir Kapoor (Bernard White) is living the American Dream. He has an Upper East Side apartment complete with a balcony; a beautiful, blonde, artist wife Emily (Nisi Sturgis); and he is poised to make partner at his corporate law firm. But one New York Times story, and an explosive dinner party with his co-worker Jory (Zakiya Young) and her husband Isaac (J. Anthony Crane) threatens to shatter everything that he has worked for.
On September 18, I headed down to The Greene Space, for Inside Look: Disgraced, an hour-long conversation about the Pulitzer Prize-winning play. The talk was led by WNYC’s Leonard Lopate and featured playwright Ayad Akhtar and cast members Hari Dhillon, Karen Pittman, and Josh Radnor.