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Samah Ahmed Ikram

Samah Ahmed Ikram

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

March 8, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

“How are you feeling?” is a question that most therapists ask their patients, but Steinhardt graduate student Samah Ikram did not ask me that. Instead, she asked my sister. More specifically, she asked me while I played the role of my sister. Ikram's soothing voice and kind eyes eased my doubts about...

Theatre group offers therapy through performances

Theatre group offers therapy through performances

November 15, 2012


Filed under Features

A group of actors, dressed as an eclectic mix of characters, sit on a small stage. A soft bass line plays in the background. A man walks onto the stage and speaks to the group as if he were leading an acting class. The subject of the class? Suicide. With Drama Lab NYC, a New York-based theater group,...