Club Desire – Another offering from Bharat Rang Mahotsav 2015 talks about the fragile nature of relationships in current times. Living in metros and dabbling with love, career and family is challenging in its own and when one has to handle the insecurities of a romantic relationship along with that, things tend to go out of control.
Bharat Rang Mahotsav 2015
A festival of handpicked plays from India and abroad during a time span of two weeks. The plays are held at various locations like Kamani, Sri Ram Center, LTG, NSD open lawns etc at different time slots. Check NSD website for schedule of plays.
Its not everyday that Delhi audience gets to see Shabana Azmi live on stage. After “Tumhari Amrita” which was staged quite some time back in Delhi Shabana Azmi performed again in “Happy Birthday Sunita” with an all NRI cast and crew at IHC. The play was a light comedy and had all ingredients and quality of a professionally done celebrity play.
A women oriented play that has been translated in various languages and performed over the world. The professionalism makes this play worth watching.
An abstract but interesting play in Hindi, English, Bengali, French, written and enacted by Kalki Koechlin and directed by Manav Kaul. The theme is demystifying Tagore in contemporary times.
Plaza suite a multilingual play in three acts. It is about a certain suite in a posh hotel and the incidents there. Entertaining and most suitable for weekend watch.
Ibsen’s “A Doll’s House” is arguably the most performed play in the world. In an era of male domination, this play charts the journey of a housewife, living under the shadows of her father and husband. It was disappointing that the theatre group made a shoddy show of this classic.