When Art Imitates Life, in Smiles after Sorrow

I was honoured to emcee an amazing event last night, shining  a light on the issue of acid crimes against women in Pakistan, via a fundraiser for #DepilexSmileagainFoundation. With inspiring words from anti-violence campaigner, Phil Cleary, Masarrat Misbah (cosmetics artist and humanitarian), Sabra - a brave survivor of an horrific acid attack, an auction - then a phenomenal one woman theatrical blitz 'The Empty Room', by Feryal Ghauhar Ali in a mesmerising performance. This one hour [...]