IHC Theatre Festival 2023. Afterlies Wri. & Dir. Faezeh Jalali. Afterlies is a comedy about - well, life, death and the afterlife. 3 old people in hospice/hospital beds argue about the afterlife, while battling for life and their beliefs. Each is proven wrong when they die and move to the afterlife. But life doesn’t turn out the way you want, neither does the afterlife.