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Tagore's Women

Sat, 7 Oct 2017 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Akshara Theatre , central delhi
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The play is based on two short stories of Rabindranath Tagore. Written around eighty years ago, these stories are relevant for the present times. Read closely, it becomes one written for the problems of the present age. This very aspect of the narrative gives rise to a pertinent question; have we really changed? Our play, Tagore’s Women answers this very question.
The story revolves around two distinct characters; Giribala and Mrinal. As individuals, they are poles apart, but are searching for the same thing; a sense of individuality and liberty. This is a story about women who break away from fetters of turmoil and pain, to find their own freedom. This is a story of women who exhibit the courage to give rise to as many more questions as they answer. This is a story of women who decide to live life on their own terms.

Language: Hindi
Age limit: 16 years and above.

About the Director:
Sandeep Rawat is a Delhi based theatre practitioner who has been trained by and worked with a National school of drama and eminent drama experts like, Ashish Gosh, Maya Krishna Rao, and Geoff Readman. He has done his master’s in Theatre in Education. He is the founder/director of Samarth Theatre Group with a motto that “we all are capable (Samarth) do theatre, we just need an opportunity” with that philosophy Samarth also works with differently able students so as to provide an inclusive environment for everyone to showcase his or her capabilities through the medium of theatre. He has also been awarded with Rex Karmveer chakra award instituted with the united nation for Samarth theatre group. Recently he got Gurudeva award from Maitrayee Mission Society. He has been associated with 60+ schools, 3 + Universities, and much Non profit organization as a Drama Teacher/ Director/ storytelling expert.
He has directed 35+ plays with children and adults till date. Currently He is associated with Assitej India as a practitioner of theatre for the young audience (TYA). He is also associated with ANANT as an artist and storytelling expert and has performed across various cities and festivals exploring all other possibilities in the art of storytelling.

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Akshara Theatre Akshara Theatre 11-B. Baba Kharak Singh Marg, Next to RML Hospital Exit no. 5 New Delhi, Delhi 110001 India
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  • Q. Hi! I wish to book tickets for one of your plays. However, how do I know which seats I would be getting for the amount I spend? Each play has a flat entry fee. How do you determine the seats?
    11:36 AM, 18 Sep, 2017
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