delhi
Date
  • weekwid: false
  • widHeader: false
  • orgName: pitaratya@gmail.com
  • orwid: false
https://www.eventshigh.com/detail/delhi/388f7883a80b849f6d11645325d9ec9e-kisse-a-tale-of-tales

KISSE- a tale of tales @ Pitara TYA - With Pitara International TYA festival

0.0,0.0
Mon, 25 Nov 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Mekhla Jha auditorium, National Bal Bhawan
Rs 223
61 people viewed this event.
I Am Interested

Get notified when the event happens next time.

Details

Details

Kisse is about telling fantastic tales, like that of Arabian nights. Every culture has its own tradition of rendering ‘fantasia’ and this one is a package from India.

 This is the story made out of stories created traditionally. In this play, there is  (1) a street vendor fabricating stories while selling indigenous medicines; (2) the popular legendary birds—Tota (parrot) & Maina—interpreting stories and events; (3) a child’s play-rhyme depicting a passage through loss and recovery of a seed; (4) the kissa-go or royal story teller who has to tell a new Kissa (Story) every night to make his master sleep; (5) the legend of a wandering Faqir (holy man) who brought prosperity and made a mosque from out of a single seed; and (6) a story by grandma inspiring the new generation to go across the seven seas and difficult terrains to recover the seed from the clutches of a demon. The common thread binding the sub-plots is a tiny seed.

 

Spread over 6 days, PITARA brings you art competition; plays,workshops, master classes showcasing national and international performances for young audience.

Login to View Organizer Details
Like this event ? Share it with your friends !!
Show

Map & Directions

Map & Directions
Mekhla Jha auditorium, National Bal Bhawan National Bal Bhawan, Kotla Road Near ITO New Delhi.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs
Have any query? Drop your questions here !!
Show