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Girish Karnad

Girish Karnad – Remembering A Multifaceted Mesmerising Actor, Writer, Director

He became a film actor and give a resounding performance as the school master driven mad by the kidnapping of his beautiful wife by the lustful brothers of the local Zamindar. He also gave a fine account of himself in Swami directed by Basu Chatterjee. He appeared as an actor in films and Television, not only because he could test himself in another medium but also to buy the freedom to pursue his activities in the Theatre, namely writing plays.

Girish Karnad’s Play: Tughlaq

Playwright: Girish Karnad Translator: B.V. Karanth Director: Bharti Sharma Group: Kshitij, Delhi Language: Hindustani Duration: 2 hrs The Play Tughlaq explores the series of events that led to the downfall of one of the...

Girish Karnad’s Play: Nagamandal

Playwright: Girish Karnad Translator: Sukesh Panda Director: Nalini Nihar Nayak Group: New Quest Repertory, Rourkela Language: Odia Duration: 2 hrs 15 mins The Play Almost all creation, be it animals, birds, trees or men,...