(in order of appearance)

Joseph Kamal*

Babi, Mullah Faizullah, Interrogator, Zaman

Nadine Malouf*


Lanna Joffrey*

Fariba, Nana, Doctor, U/S Interrogator

Haysam Kadri*

Rasheed, U/S Babi 

Denmo Ibrahim*


Antoine Yared*

Tariq, U/S Wakil, Jalil, Zaman

Jason Kapoor*

Abdul Sharif, Jalil, Wakil, U/S Tariq

Nikita Tewani*

Aziza, U/S Nana, Fariba, Doctor 

Andres Zamora°


Rinabeth Apostol*

Ensemble, U/S Mariam, Laila, Aziza 

Kunal Prasad*

Ensemble, U/S Mullah Faizullah, Abdul Sharif, Rasheed

Sunil Mukherjee Maurillo°

U/S Zalmai

Creative Team

Ursula Rani Sarma

Based on the book by
Khalad Hosseini

Original Music Written and Performed by
David Coulter

Directed by
Carey Perloff

Associate Director
Haysam Kadri

Scenic Designer
Ken MacDonald

Costume Designer
Linda Cho  

Lighting Designer
Robert Wierzel

Sound Designer
Jake Rodriguez

Stephen Buescher

Michael Paller

Casting Director
Janet Foster, CSA

Cultural Consultant
Humaira Ghilzai

Fight Consultant
Jonathan Rider

Associate Lighting Designer
Andrew F. Griffin

Associate Sound Designer
Beth Lake

Stage Management

Stage Manager
Elisa Guthertz*

Assistant Stage Manager
Dani Bae*


This production made possible by

Jack and Susy Wadsworth
Kathy Scutchfield

With additional development support
previously provided by

Burt and Deedee McMurtry
Katherine Welch

Corporate Production Sponsor

A Thousand Splendid Suns
is the recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award.

The development of this play was made possible by the Priscilla and Keith Geeslin New Strands Fund and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Fund for New Works.

This project is also supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Originally presented in partnership with Theatre Calgary.


*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States

°Member of A.C.T.’s Young Conservatory

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