Mahendra Theatre Excellence Awards (META) 2017 has brought experimental theatre to the fore. One such piece is Bhima, based on the eponymous character of second Pandava in Mahabharat. The 1 hour 10 minutes duration of the play was edge of the seat exciting.
Pammi, the protagonist, is confused about what he wants from life. Given the twist of events, he gets to see what people in his life think about him and he gets a new perspective. Albeit a little late.
“Where did I leave my purdah”, written by Mahesh Dattani and directed by Lillete Dubey has all ingredients of a successful play – A crisp story, special effects on stage, partition, sibling rivalry and – cinema.