'Splendid Suns' is radiant, real and raw at the Old Globe

'Splendid Suns' is radiant, real and raw at the Old Globe

A sun that’s spun from loops of wire arcs across the Afghan sky, over silhouetted mountains fashioned from fencing and scraps of fabric.

The visuals in “A Thousand Splendid Suns” are all the more arresting for their subtle sense of the makeshift — and that feel of salvaging something beautiful...