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Video: J. Anthony Crane on Disgraced

"Come see this play. You'll be surprised about who you agree with." Actor J. Anthony Crane talks about Disgraced and why he finds the fast-paced drama so compelling. Now playing through October 25 only!…

10 of Velázquez’s Most Famous Paintings

Spanish painter Diego de Silva y Velázquez (1599-1660) was one of the most renowned artists of the Baroque era. In Disgraced, Emily creates a portrait of her husband, Amir, inspired by Velázquez’s Portrait of Juan de Pareja. Learn more about some of Velázquez’s masterpieces below! 1. Old Woman Frying Eggs (1618) This is one of…

Video: Actor Nisi Sturgis on Disgraced

Actor Nisi Sturgis introduces us to her character Emily Hughes-Kapoor in Disgraced. Passionate about Islamic culture, Emily channels its aesthetics into her work as a painter. But will her art ultimately divide her family?…

Who’s Who in Disgraced

Learn about the five characters in Ayad Akhtar's Disgraced below! Amir: Amir is the central character in Disgraced. Amir’s family is of South Asian origin, but he was born in the United States and firmly identifies as an American. He is a successful corporate lawyer and lives in a lush apartment on New York City’s…

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