News

Karma Kala Manch presents 2 shorts plays on social issues...

April 27, 2010 12:00:00 AM IST
MTG editorial

Karma Kala Manch - Mumbai based theatre group is performing two shorts plays based on issues such as AIDS and female foeticide.

Zinda Laash

Written by: Azaad Bharti & Directed by: Manav-Azaad

Zinda laash is a one act play about an AIDS victim, his pain and the social negligence. An orphan boy Alam who believes a group of people as his world, is being neglected, hated and disregarded by the same, when he is diagnosed HIV positive. An uneducated tea-stall servant Lallu, who is a silent viewer of the whole scenario, make the concern people like Sahil, Madhur, Madhuri, Anjali, Shanta, Sampat to realize the importance of humanity. Then how they teach a lesson to bad elements i.e Dr. Ashish Vaidya, Pandit & Local leader V. N Dubey related to politics, religion and the whole society.

Even today in India in spite of so much awareness, an AIDS victim is harassed & tortured mentally & physically. The play throws light on the need & importance of spreading AIDS awareness.

Ek Nanhi Cheekh

Written by: Vikas Jain- Azaad Bharti & Directed by: Kunal Mehta

This story is about female foeticide. It shows how the society is dominated by males who hate the girl child so much that they go to an extent of not allowing her to come into the world & abort it eventually.

The story revolves around two couples who are expecting a baby & the husbands forcing their wives to get it aborted when they get to know that they are going to have a baby girl. What happened next when the diverse effect of this crime ruined their lives.

These plays will be performed on 1st May, Saturday, 9 PM at Prabhodhankar Thackrey Hall (mini auditorium), Borivali (W).

*Mumbai Theatre Guide takes no responsibility for change in schedule



read / post your comments

   More on Theatre Update
- The Hindu Playwriting Award 2016... (new)
- Pradeep Vaiddya's 'Expressions Lab' invites entries for its solo theatre festival 2016... (new)
- SMART CITY: Based on Gogol's INSPECTOR GENERAL...Directed by Amitosh Nagpal...
- Distinguished actor Mohan Agashe to speak at Junoon's 'Mumbai Local' this weekend...
- NCPA presents the 7th edition of Pratibimb Marathi Natya Utsav...Featuring a selection of new Marathi plays...
- IDEA's PREM UTSAV 2016...
- Prateik Babbar to act in a play called 6...
- The 18th edition of Thespo is announced...Your chance to be a part of an exciting youth theatre festival...
- Salim Arif and Aadyam's latest production is a staging of Gulzar's play that inspired the Hindi film classic Angoor...
- 3 Day Tamil Theatre Festival at The Fine Arts Society, Chembur...
- Junoon presents 'Mumbai Local' with Sushama Deshpande...'Savitri, Me and Much More'...
- Raell Padamsee's Academy for Creative Expression organises a certificate course in speech and drama for children...
- Mumbai Theatre Guide and Astitva join hands with C.L.A.P Unveiling a new performance space in the western suburbs...
- Our upcoming eNatya Chaupal with Nitish Bharadwaj and Atul Satya Koushik...
- Satish Kaushik and Meghna Malik as Mr & Mrs Murarilal on ​s​tage...
   Theatre Update Archives


   Discussion Board




Schedule
Hindi | English | Gujarati | Marathi | Multi-Lingual


Theatre Workshops
How to crack auditions course
Experienced faculties from National School Of Drama(NSD).




8 months camera acting course
Alumni from NSD.its play play oriented workshop. All exercise in front of camera.only 12 students in one batch limited seats available pls contact




Theatre & Acting Workshop (Pune)
Workshops function on many levels and are open to anyone who wants to explore and develop their personal creative power in the art of acting, whether they are experienced pro




Register a workshop | View all workshops

Subscribe


About Us | Feedback | Contact Us | Write to us | Careers | Free Updates via SMS