Zahra Noorbakhsh

Feminist, Muslim, Iranian-American Comedian

Solo Performance and Storytelling Class

I'm so excited to announce that I'll be teaching Solo Performance and Storytelling again, as an artist in residence at the Islamic Cultural Center in Oakland! 

Creating a One-Person Show for Storytelling & Solo Performance: An evening workshop with Zahra Noorbakhsh.

Space is limited to 70 participants. Get your tickets at

Learn the creative and logistical process of developing a one-person show.

  • Craft a 10-15 min. scene or storytelling piece.
  • Gain skills as an actor and storyteller, such as choreographing your piece, developing stage presence, and understanding the role of physicality in memorization.
  • Learn how to create memorable characters and captivating scenes, whether you tell them or act them out.
  • Perform a 10-15min piece as part of a class showcase at the end of the course!
  • Performers of all levels are welcome! See application for further details.