Public Obscenities – Off-Broadway Production

February 15 – April 09, 2023.
Soho Rep, New York City
Written and Directed – Shayok Misha Chowdhury.
Cultural Dramaturg – Sukanya Chakrabarti.

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Public Obscenities is a bilingual play from writer-director Shayok Misha Chowdhury about the things we see, the things we miss, and the things that turn us on.

Public Obscenities is produced by Soho Repertory Theatre and the National Asian American Theatre Company (NAATCO) through the NAATCO National Partnership Project.


Juan A Ramirez, New York Times, Critic’s Pick
Thom Geier, The Wrap
Jishnu Bandyopadhyay, Condé Nast Traveller

Photos from the Play

Photo credit: Julieta Cervants (@j_cervantes)


Leah Putnam,, Off-Broadway News.
Chloe Rabinowitz, Broadway World.
Anastasia Ellis, Columbia University, School of the Arts.

Ancillary Photos

Photo credit: Julieta Cervants (@j_cervantes)