">Name: "Behzti" (Dishonor) cancelled in Birmingham, UK
Artist: Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti - playwrightBurmingham Repertory Theater|
Confronting Bodies: Sikh community of Birmingham, U.K.
Date of Action: December 2004
Specific Location: Burmingham, U.K.
Description of Artwork: The play, which revolves around two Sikh women in a Gurdwara (a Sikh place of worship), involves scenes of sexual abuse, violence and murder. It is described as "a black comedy".
The decision was taken following the attempt by more than 400 Sikhs to storm the theatre in protest at its production of the play.
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