Saharcasm on Magpie

Something of a departure for Danú Dubai, which has hitherto made its name with creative presentations of (relatively conventional and mostly Irish) plays: Sahar Ali is black, was born in Saudi Arabia to Sudanese parents, and lived in Ireland for 21 years – so the Irish connection remains, even if Ali now lives in Dubai. While working in Dublin as a comedian and an actress, she began blogging and vlogging about her personal experiences of casual racism in Ireland.