A San Diego Premiere
by Dipika Guha
Directed by Callie Prendiville
May 5 – June 2, 2019
Opening Night: May 10, 2019
Thur @ 7:30pm,
Fri & Sat @8pm
& Sun @2pm.
About the Play
Yoga apparel giant Jojomon is at the top of its game when a terrible scandal sends them into freefall. Newly hired CEO Joan stakes everything on a wild plan to recover their earnings and their reputation. YOGA PLAY is a comedy about enlightenment in a world determined to sell it.
About the Playwright
Dipika Guha was born in Calcutta and raised in the United Kingdom, Russia
(Upcoming: Kansas City Rep) and contributions to You Across From Me (Humana, Actors Theatre of Louisville). Recent works
Dipika has developed work across the United States and has been the recipient of several residencies and fellowships including the Venturous Fellowship, the Hodder Fellowship, the Shakespeare’s Sister Fellowship, the Djerassi Residency Program, the Hermitage Retreat, Ucross, the Sallie B. Goodman Retreat at the McCarter Theatre, SPACE at Ryder Farm and a Dramatists Guild Fellowship. She is an alumnus of Ars Nova Playgroup, the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, the Women’s Project Lab and the Ma-Yi Writers Lab. Dipika was recently a visiting artist at the Schell Center for International Human Rights in developing work at the intersection of art and human rights law. She also worked intensively on a project on gender bias with socialogists and biologists at the Yale School for Scientific Teaching.
For television, Dipika wrote for American Gods on Starz and for Paradise Lost on AMC and for Sneaky Pete on Amazon.
Dipika holds a BA in English Literature from University College London, a Frank Knox Fellowship from Harvard University and an MFA from the Yale School of Drama where she studied under Paula Vogel. She is a resident playwright at the Playwrights Foundation, a Core Writer at the Playwrights Center in Minneapolis and part of the inaugural writers group at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles. She is currently under commission from Manhattan Theatre Club/Sloan, South Coast Rep, Barrington Stage and New Conservatory Theatre Center.
Special Performance Dates:
Saturday, May 10, 2019 @
Join MOXIE for the Opening Night performance. Afterward, attend a post-show party to celebrate with the cast, enjoy libations catered by Garden Kitchen, and mingle with MOXIE VIPs.
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Saturday, TBD – Brigade Night: Yoga Play
Join MOXIE and the powerful group of lesbian community leaders, The Bechdel Brigade, which advocates for MOXIE’s mission to create more diverse and honest images of women for our culture, for a pre-show reception with the director, and enjoy catered libations from Event Sponsor, The Wild Thyme Company. Learn more about The Bechdel Brigade.
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Sunday, May 19, 2019 @ 2pm – Second Sunday Q & A
Join the actors from Yoga Play for a post-show discussion to learn more about the play and enrich your theatre-going experience.
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Previews | $18-23 (Jan 20 – Jan 25)
Opening Night | $38-43 (Jan 26)
General Admission | $28-38 (Jan 27 – Feb 17)
Group Rates and Discounts:
Groups of 10 or more | $25.50 per ticket
Groups of 15 or more | $22.50 per ticket
*Please note that pricing is subject to change according to availability. Please call the Box Office (858) 598-7620 for specific pricing.
Location: MOXIE Theatre
6663 El Cajon Blvd Suite N
San Diego CA 92115
PLENTY OF FREE PARKING!