Mondalek, Najee

Mondalek, Najee was born in Lebanon shortly before that country’s long civil war began in 1975. He spent his childhood in and out of bomb shelters, where he entertained with imitations of his family and neighbors.  He came to the U.S. in 1985, when he was nineteen.  While earning Associate, Bachelor and Master’s degrees, and while working as a virtual-reality engineer for General Motors, he has nurtured his AJYAL theater company as writer, actor, producer and director.

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