Sandeep speaks a bit about Treadmill…

1) Sandeep, please tell us a bit about the history of the play – Treadmill मैं मुंबई में था और अभिषेक (निर्देशक) बंगलोर में. एक दिन अभिषेक ने फोन कर के मुझे एक हिन्दी नाटक लिखने का आग्रह किया. पहले तो मैंने यह कहते हुए इंकार कर दिया कि ‘ मैं कुछ भी लिख सकता … Continue reading

Treadmill – Are we in a gym?

Treadmill – Are we in a gym? No, we happen to be in a Theatre Company, and here, we could mime a gym just in case we needed one.  In the play, Treadmill is used as a metaphor for life in the city. Over here people actually pay to reach nowhere, sometimes as much as … Continue reading

Djinns of Eidgah – Citizen Reviews

Djinns of Eidgah, written by Abhishek Majumdar, Produced by Rage Productions, Mumbai, was staged as a part of the Hindu Metroplus Theatre Festival recently. Some of the citizen reviews in the order they were found are here. All of them can be seen on the Hindu website here – Hindu Citizen Reviews for Djinns of Eidgah … Continue reading

Treadmill in Bangalore Mirror

Hitting dead end Treadmill takes a philosophical look — albeit through a funny lens – at the act of travelling constantly endless pursuit of unknown and unnecessary trophies By Nirmala Ravindran http://www.bangaloremirror.com/printarticle.aspx?page=comments&action=add&sectid=31&contentid=2013073020130730220429762dbd8c46&subsite=

Indian Ensemble presents TREADMILL – Aug 6th & 7th

Indian Ensemble  presents  TREADMILL (A play in Hindi) Official selection at the first Festival of Contemporary Indian Theatre in Paris 2013   Treadmill is a journey of exploring personal memories of people in towns of India. Treadmill at its first glance is a comedy in the simplest sense of the word. In its simple manner it looks at the various instances of our … Continue reading

Review of Harlesden High Street playing at Tara Arts London

One of the first reviews for Harlesden High Street playing at Tara Arts, London, is out in the British Theatre Guide. To be found here All Photo Credits belong to the British Theatre Guide.   

Harlesden High Street from June 4th at Tara Arts London – Abhishek Majumdar on the Sunny & Shay Show, BBC 4 Radio

Abhishek Majumdar, the playwright of Harlesden High Street speaking about the play to Sunny & Shay from BBC 4 Radio. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p018gj5z Interview starts at 1:17:28 . Ends at 1:26:00 For more about the dates of the play and to book your tickets visit the Tara Arts Site – here 

Harlesden High Street at Tara Arts, London – 5th June to 22nd June

Jackdaw Theatre in association with Tara Arts presents Harlesden High Street, Written by Abhishek Majumdar and Directed by Bethan Dear at Tara Arts, London from 5th June to 22nd June Following the lives of Karim, Rehaan and Ammi, Harlesden High Street is a heart-warming, humorous and poignant series of experiences, memories and dreams. Set in … Continue reading

Gasha at Rangashankara from 26th to 28th April

26th April: 7:30 PM 27th April: 7:30 PM 28th April: 3:30 & 7:30 PM Telebookings: 9886324733 Online Bookings: www.bookmyshow.com, www.indianstage.in Tickets Available at the venue GASHA While everything around seemed headed towards a slow collapse, in a shed on an island in the middle of a lake, two boys built their world. Twenty years later, it is … Continue reading