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The Hunted

FINALIST: O’NEILL PLAYWRIGHTS CONFERENCE

Taqi, Nabeel and Imad: they are best friends and they are being hunted. When reports about the torture and executions of gay men in Baghdad start multiplying in 2008, a small team from the Human Rights Watch in NYC hastily plans a rescue mission that could be these three men’s salvation. But will the HRW be greeted as liberators when it becomes painfully obvious that their mission has no clear exit strategy?

Co-Written with Paul Oakley Stovall

The Hunted received its first staged reading in August 2016 at About Face Theatre as part of their First DrAAft Series.

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It was directed by Krissy Vanderwarker with a cast that included Ruben Adorno, Evan Linder, Joe Lino, Adam Poss, Aila Peck, Abbas Salem, Paul Oakley Stovall, and Kristina Valada-Viars.
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