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A Brimful of Asha
Why Not Theatre in collaboration with Richard Jordan Productions 16 May 20 May

Venue: Tobacco Factory Theatres
Performance Time: 20:00
Matinée Sat 2.30pm
Performance Duration: 1:30
Full Price: £15.00
Concession Price: £11.00
Box Office Phone Number: 0117 902 0344

Tobacco Factory Theatres is thrilled to welcome the acclaimed Canadian company Why Not Theatre with their international smash hit show. A Brimful of Asha is a hilarious and heart-warming tale of a family caught between two cultures. With extended and sold out runs around the world, it has proven an instant favourite with audiences everywhere.

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Asha is intent on getting her son Ravi married – but who will get to pick his wife?

Real-life mother and son, Asha and Ravi Jain, share the stage and tell this true (and very Canadian) story of generational and cultural clash. When Ravi takes a trip to India his parents decide it is the perfect time to introduce him to potential brides. Ravi is not sold on the idea of getting married – at least not yet – but Asha fears that time is running out.

The title A Brimful of Asha comes from a song written by British alternative rock band Cornershop in 1997, and Asha is also Ravi’s mother’s name. In Hindi it means Hope – and this a story about the challenges that arise out of the hope for happiness that you want for your parents (or for your kids).

 

Venue:
Tobacco Factory Theatres
Raleigh Road, Southville
Bristol
BS3 1TF
South West

Box Office Phone Number: 0117 902 0344
www.tobaccofactorytheatres.com
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