Tagged: Theatre Olympics

Badi Bua Ji

The Play Set in the 1960’s, this play moves from comic relief to comic relief…! The relief, however, one shall realize, is from the rather serious determination and steadfast passion that a fairly large...

KARTIK?!

The Play & Director’s Note This play has a storyline that could have been based on tomorrow morning’s newspaper headlines. Using the wonderful theatrical device of three actors playing the central character of Kartik,...

Paule Chalati Pandharichi Vaat

  The Play Vari, a religious procession, has mesmerized the whole Maharashtra for the past 800 years. It is a valuable treasure of Maharashtrian culture. It is not only a celebration but also underlines...

A STRAIGHT PROPOSAL by Happy Ranajit

The Play The play covers the life of Mitesh the protagonist of the play, the ups and downs in his life which goes parallel to the ups and downs of the LGBT movement in...

KHAMOSHI SILI SILI by Joseph Stein

The Play This play is a translation of Fiddler on the Roof written by Joseph Stein. It is a musical that deals with the displacement of communities. The story is neatly bound to the...

AKA-NANDUN by Bhawani Bashir Yasir

The Play The play Aka-Nandun, which means ‘The Beautiful’, is based on a mystic legend, about a Hindu king who has seven daughters but no son. When he gets old he prays for a...

THE HOUSE OF USHER by Edgar Allan Poe

The Play An unnamed protagonist (the Narrator) is summoned to a remote mansion of his boyhood friend, Roderick Usher. Filled with a sense of dread by the sight of the house itself, the Narrator reunites...

RAKSH by Daood Hussain

The Play Ravana, after completing his education, returns home only to find out how King of Devas (Indra), who resides in Devlok (present Iran), is suppressing Danavas and other small communities. Although he doesn’t...

LOK SHAKUNTALA by K.V. Subbanna

The Play Loka Shakuntala, though based on the popular story of Shakuntala, has been made special by bringing about a subtle analysis of socio-political aspects of the period along with poetic depiction of the...