A Very MENASA Valentine’s

 

Written by IDA ESMAEILI, RYAN J. HADDAD, VISHAAL REDDY & NANDITA SHENOY

Hosted by SHERZ ALETAHA

Directed by DANNY SHARRON

Featuring ANITA ABDINEZHAD, OLIVIA ABIASSI, JOLLY ABRAHAM, SHERZ ALETAHA, CAITLIN NASEMA CASSIDY, ALI FARAHNAKIAN, VICK KRISHNA, POOYA MOHSENI & ANEESH SHETH

Stage Managed by TIA HAREWOOD-MILLINGTON


Curated by Vision Resident
 RONA SIDDIQUI

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Originally Premiered: February 12, 2021 

Run Time: 64 minutes

 

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We’re mixed up a special cocktail in this show! Want to follow along? Have these ingredients on hand before you watch.

The “Joonam” Cocktail
3/4 oz Lemon juice 
3/4 oz Pomegranate juice
3/4 oz infused honey syrup
1/2 oz orange liqueur (like Triple Sec or Cointreau)
1.5 oz whiskey (preferably Rye) 

To make the honey syrup, you’ll need:
1/4 cup honey
Whole cloves
Tea bag (preferably cardamom flavored or cinnamon if you can’t find cardamom)  

Optional Garnish:
Decorative cocktail glitter
Dried lemon garnish

Joonam” is a common term of endearment in Farsi that means “my soul.” 

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Designed to create more equitable and power-sharing curatorial practices, Ars Nova’s new Vision Residency invites seven artist-curators to create, develop and present their own work and work by artists they are inspired by or wish to amplify. A Very MENASA Valentine’s is curated by Rona Siddiqui. Learn more about Rona and her vision HERE. 

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