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Take d Milk, Nah? ()

Produced by

b current and Pandemic Theatre

Presented by

Theatre Passe Muraille

Creators: Jivesh Parasram and Graham Isador and Tom Arthur Davis
Playwright: Jivesh Parasram
Director: Tom Arthur Davis


Bob Nasmith Innovation Backspace


April 10th, 2018 – April 28th, 2018


“This is the story of how I once birthed a cow…kinda…”

Jiv is “Canadian.” And “Indian.” And “Hindu.” And “West Indian.” “Trinidadian” too. Or maybe he’s just colonized. In Take d Milk, Nah? Parasram blends personal storytelling and ritual to walk an audience through the Hin-do’s and Hin-don’ts at the intersections of these cultures. The show is a refreshingly candid and delightfully funny look at race, religion and nationalism(s): What divides us – and what we’re willing to accept in the desire to belong. Oh, and there’s a cow. (


Jivesh Parasram Performer

Creative Team

Jivesh Parasram Creator
Graham Isador Creator
Tom Arthur Davis Creator
Jivesh Parasram Playwright
Tom Arthur Davis Director
Tom Arthur Davis Dramaturge
Graham Isador Dramaturge
Graham Isador Assistant Director
Rebecca Vandevelde Lighting Designer
Anahita Dehbonehie Set Designer
Anahita Dehbonehie Costume Designer


Heather Bellingham Stage Manager
Christopher Ross Production Manager
Jivesh Parasram Producer
Tom Arthur Davis Producer
Catherine Hernandez Producer


Christopher Ross Backspace Technician