The Chosen Haram

The chosen Haram is a work of circus theatre, developed using Chinese Pole to narrate a story of a coming out experience for an individual living in an Islamic home.


Versions; 6 minute solo, 20 minute duet or 45 minute live-art durational


A pole and performance art piece, commissioned and performed for Jacksons Lane And What? Queer arts festival and performed at various events including as main stage headline act for Torture Garden Birthday Ball 2019.

Queer culture, chem-sex and excess, mummification,  pole and food porn (a perfect quirky club act) it is performed as a duet between Sadiq Sadiq and Vendetta Vain.

© Sadiq Ali