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Excuse My French

When:
23 August 2018 (6.30pm)

Where:
ACMI
Federation Square
Melbourne, 3000

Who:
Urban Pharaohs

Cost:
$9 - $18

Contact:
pharaohs@urbanpharaohs.com.au

Cultures and/or faiths:
Multicultural and interfaith.

The story follows Hany Abdallah Peter, a 14 year old boy, who was locked in a bubble. Hany’s life changes drastically due to unfortunate circumstances. Hany’s mother is forced to transfer her son to a public school, leaving behind his private elite language school, forcing him to experience a cultural shock. Things get worse for Hany as he has to surrender to the assumptions of his classmates and teachers who don't read his full name and mistake him for a Muslim - not a Christian as he really is. A thought provoking drama and a comedy of errors, raising many questions.

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