Rūng ā Rūng Mushaira
September 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Rūng ā Rūng is offering an exclusive evening of Mushaira and dinner for the shawkeen adults—the literary elites who appreciate Urdu humor, literature, and art in a baithak. The poetry is themed around truck art and the famous verses written on the trucks in Pakistan. These verses provide ample entertainment as humor, satire, and “words from the wise.”
Mushaira and dinner is for adults only, ages 18 and above.
Ticket price includes dinner + admission to SAT/SUN daytime event.
Daytime event on SAT and SUN is kid-friendly. Buy tickets for Rūng ā Rūng – Tea and Truck Art, daytime event here.
What is Rūng ā Rūng – tea & truck art?
Rūng Ā Rūng means “colorful.” Indus Arts Council is creating a colorful cultural experience for Houston families to indulge in the nuances of Pakistani tea and truck art culture.
The Mazahia Mushaira is an evening with Houston poets who’ll deliver humorous poetry in a village baithak setting. Guests are expected to dress in their finest ethnic evening outfits to experience authentic Pakistani dinner and an exclusive look at the Truck Art paintings and sculptures by Houston Artists.
Mushaira Evening Schedule
- Checkin & Social: 7:00 – 7:30 PM
- Dinner & Truck Art Exhibition: 7:30 – 8:15 PM
- Mushaira: 8:15 – 9:15 PM
- Acknowledgments & Shub Bakhair: 9:15 – 9:30 PM.