A Vancouver Guldasta is the second site-specific production written and directed by Paneet Singh, starring Gunjan Kundhal, Arshdeep Purba, Parm Soor, and Lou Ticzon. The story focuses on the Dhaliwals—a Punjabi family in Vancouver in the early 1980s—as they navigate through the experience of trauma and violence occurring in Punjab, and their daughter’s complicated friendship with Andy, a Vietnamese refugee teen who lives in their basement. A Vancouver Guldasta is an examination of common experience, identifying home, and processing trauma.
Running time approximately 60 minutes.
Content Advisory: This production contains images of violence and some language.