Afterlife of Birds, September 2nd Shows at Rangashankara, Bangalore


Review of our Kozhikode performance of ‘Afterlife of Birds’ in Hindu

Director Abhishek Majumdar’s ‘Afterlife of Birds’ is unpretentious story-telling. “Courage is simple.” But “it is not a poem with rhyming lines,” says Niromi to Ajanthi. Courage and cowardice, success and failure, freedom and entrapment, these seemingly definitive concepts swell and blur in ‘Afterlife of Birds,’ directed by Abhishek Majumdar, and staged by Indian Ensemble. The … Continue reading

Indian Ensemble : ‘Afterlife of Birds’ in Kerala

Our play “Afterlife of Birds” will be performed in the International Theatre Festival in Kerala 2012. In Trivandrum, Calicut and Thrissur. The festival is scheduled to be held over the first week of February.

Afterlife of Birds in the Press

Time out Ideas of home and displacement are central to Abhishek Majumdar’s latest play, findsDeepika Arwind. Photography by Faheem Hussain. Bangalore Mirror ‘The Afterlife of Birds, written and directed by Abhishek, much like his other recent works, is based on conflict and the lives of the people touched by, and living in areas of conflict. This play … Continue reading

Indian Ensemble Presents – Afterlife of Birds on 2nd,3rd & 4th Dec at Rangashankara

  Indian Ensemble Presents AFTERLIFE OF BIRDS (A Play in English)  Written & Directed by Abhishek Majumdar The  play revolves around the notions of nationalism and loyalty. It is an attempt to examine the uprisings of common people, of the varied positions between ‘for’ and ‘against’  and how history deals with failed movements. Set against the backdrop of … Continue reading