Author: Manohar Khushalani


August Strindberg’s Play: Babai

Playwright: August Strindberg Adapter & Director: Ishita Mukhopadhyay Group: Ushneek, Kolkata Language: Bengali Duration: 2 hrs 10 mins The Play Babai is a trans-creation of August Strindberg’s The Father. Taking inspiration from the original,...

Jyoti Prasad Agarwala’s Play: Manimugdha

Playwright: Jyoti Prasad Agarwala Director: Himangshu Prasad Das Group: Guernica Creatovista, Kamrup (Assam) Language: Assamese Duration: 1 hr 5 mins The Play Manimugdha is the central character of our version of Rupalim, a timeless...

Deepika Arwind’s Play: I am Not Here

Manohar Khushalani’s Video Review of the Play. I am not here is designed as an 8-step guide in how to censor women’s writing, which plays out in a boxing ring. In parts dark, funny and brutal, the dance-theatre production looks at the subtle, almost-invisible and insidious ways in which women’s writing has often been flicked to the fringes. The two women performers enter the boxing ring, watching and being watched,

Samkutty Pattomkary’s Play: Adayalam

  Playwright: Samkutty Pattomkary Director: T. Suresh Babu Group: Natakagramam Kozhikode, Kerala Language: Malayalam Duration: 1 hr 50 mins The Play Adayalam is a play based on the rape case of Bhanwari Devi. Bhanwari...