Dance Performance: Shatrang va Takhta-i Nard
This narrative dance performance, presented by award-winning choreographer Jamal, will explore the origins of chess and backgammon as told in the Iranian national epic the Shahnama and featured in the exhibition, Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts.
BP Grand Entrance | Free, tickets required and available 1 hour before the performance.
This program is made possible by the Karl Loring Trust and the Farhang Foundation.
Image: Shahla Sepehr Bebe / Bebe Image Studio