India Awaiting Makes World Premiere Off-Broadway in October

News   India Awaiting Makes World Premiere Off-Broadway in October India Awaiting, subtitled "A Cross-Cultural Love Story," will begin performances at the Samuel Beckett Theatre Oct. 15.

A love story between an Indian man named Nikhil and a Spanish-American woman named Janet, Anne Marie Cummings' play will be directed by Tyler Marchant. The production will officially open Oct. 23, and the limited engagement will play through Nov. 6. India Awaiting, according to production notes, explores "the challenges of assimilation, cultural differences and the traditions of [Nikhil and Janet's] families." Producers for the world-premiere production include Immediate Vision, Sudhir Vaishnav, Madhur Jaffrey and Aroon Shivdasani.

The Samuel Beckett Theatre is located in Manhattan at 410 West 42nd Street. Tickets are available by calling (212) 279-4200 or by visiting www.ticketcentral.com.