Kashmir in the Spotlight: Djinns of Eidgah in Kochi

  The English play, ‘The Djinns of Eidgah’, is about the conflict in Kashmir. It offers an unusual look at the mess in the troubled state. It is written with feeling and craftsmanship by the Bangalore-based Abhishek Majumdar who is a playwright, theatre director, teacher and actor. It is probably the finest play in the … Continue reading

Gasha in Pune at the Vinod Doshi Theater Festival

This year the festival opens with Piya Behrupiya, an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night by Atul Kumar which was first staged at the Globe to Globe Festival of Shakespeare’s plays, in London. This will be followed by Mohan Rakesh’s Adhe Adhure directed by Lilette Dubey. Sunil Shanbag’s delightful adaptation of Shakepeare’s All’s Well that Ends Well as Maro Piyu Gayo Rangoon, which sets the … Continue reading