We are very excited to announce our a production concept series under the umbrella of
"Tales of Persia" (TOP). TOP is a collection of modern stage productions conveying Persian culture traditions and folklore through dance music theater and art.
Each production is intended to be moved to and performed in the major metropolitan locations where the most Iranian Americans live.
Offering Iranians a source of pride and cultural contribution to America allowing their friends and neighbors to learn about true Persian culture.
The first production "Story of Nowruz” (pronounced Norooz) describes the unique celebration of the arrival of Spring and the beginning of the Persian new year.
From the exciting ancient Zoroastrian soul cleansing fire jumping ritual, to the good luck charm and beauty of the "Table of the Seven S's”.
The production will depict the season of Spring and it's traditions of inspiration rebirth, renewal, and hope through new dances and music in a completely new and original stage production.
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On behalf of the team at NICA welcome!
We are just getting started, os there is a lot of excitement and buzz about all that we can do in the world of art, dance, theater, culture, tradition, and folklore.
If you would like to volunteer and be part of the genesis of something truly great and help build a lasting foundation that produces exciting events, now's your chance.
Stay tuned for more news as we forge ahead, under full steam, filled with hope and creative ideas!
- Niosha Nafei, Founder NICA