ARTIST
Michael Rakowitz

CURATOR
Elizabeth Thomas

PROJECT AND PERFORMANCE PRODUCER
Abigail Satinsky

MUSICAL DIRECTOR
Hanna Khoury, Director of Penn Arab Music Ensemble

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Ryan Hines

SOUND DESIGN AND ENGINEERING
Nate Sandberg



Live performance

REHEARSAL DIRECTOR
Sarah Gladwin-Camp

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
Fran Brookes

STAGE MANAGER
Paul Richardson

SET DESIGN AND BACKDROP PAINTING
Mayyadah

BIRDCAGE DESIGN AND FABRICATION
Muhaned Saad Al-Obaidi

COSTUME DESIGN
Susan Benitez



Thank you to

DFX Sound Vision, Cescaphe Event Group, Intercultural Journeys, Nationalities Service Center, Independence National Mall and Historical Park, Department of Immigrant Affairs, Philadelphia International Unity Cup, Sam Araoye, Hazami Sayed, Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture, Arab-American CDC, Melissa Fogg, Leslie Lodwick, Independence Visitor Center, Andrew McDougall/Independence National Historic Park, HIAS Pennsylvania, Jake Detweiler, Nate Samberg, Lovella Calica, Greenhouse Media, Zainab Alsawaf, Majid Alsayegh, Nick Stuccio, Sarah Bishop-Stone, Fringe Arts, Elisabeth Perez-Luna, the family of Jawad Alamiri, Mohamed, Mayyadah, Zubaida, Yazan, and Cookie. Mechelle Saab, Anna Drozdowski, the Iraqi Women’s group at Northeast Regional Library, Kadom Shnaty, Daniel Tucker, Moore College of Art & Design, Alisa Guttman, and John Whitelaw at Community Legal Services. Special thanks to Hayfaa Ibrahem Abdulqader.



Partners

Amasi Restaurant and Hookah
Cescaphe Event Group
Independence Mall
Independence Visitors Center
Historic Philadelphia
PhillyCAM TV
Prometheus Radio Project
Public Radio Exchange (PRX)
Warrior Writers
WPPM PhillyCAM Radio 106.5 FM