Visit Our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter @ICWP

Mahasin D.

Shamsid-Deen

 

Member profile details

Membership level
Sister/Mister
First Name
Mahasin D.
Last name
Shamsid-Deen
 

Playwright information

Photo
Biography
Mahasin Shamsid-Deen is a World renowned playwright with plays performed, staged, and or read in the United States, Europe and the Middle East. Possessing a wide range of talent her plays range from stories using rhyme and creative movement to hard hitting political satire and historical drama. Her play "One God" was translated into Arabic, Spanish and Malay. It was also presented in private audience to the late King Fahd of Saudi Arabia.

Currently her plays are regularly featured in the Acts of Faith festival in Richmond, Virginia. In addition to the playwrighting Mahasin is a Published Author and Poet who has writtten technical manuals, grants, scholarly articles for college journals, business papers and ghost writing. Check out her article at http://jiscnet.com/vol-4-no-2-december-2016-abstract-2-jisc.

Her poetry has been published in a number of anthologies and two of her plays hae been included in academic journals. She is Artistic Director of Woven Orbits and a long time board member of the Islamic Writers Alliance, Inc. (IWA) as well as other professional writing organizations.
Representative Play Titles
ONE GOD, Carrying the Load, Stepping in the Right Direction, Explain in Detail, This Truth is Clear & Evident, Navigating Through Stoneland, African Musk on my forehead...unwrapping my pink shroud
 

Contact data

Country
USA and KSA
 

Additional information

Directory listing text
American Islamic theater, American Islamic theatre, American Muslim theater, Muslim theatre, Plays about Muslims, Plays for Muslims, Muslim women, Muslim women playwrights, Muslim Poet, Islamic Poetry, American Muslim Author

The International Centre for Women Playwrights is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting women playwrights around the world. 


Contact ICWP:  Contact ICWP  Visit Our Facebook Page  Follow us on Twitter @ICWP


Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software