Nandikar’s 27th National Theatre Festival at Academy of Fine Arts

Nandikar 27th Theatre Festival
Nandikar 27th Theatre Festival

Dec 10, 2010 (CalcuttaTube): Nandikar, one of the finest theatre groups of India, has been organizing an annual National Theatre Festival since 1984 where leading theatre troupes from across the nation, and sometimes from abroad, participate.

The festival has become a prestigious cultural event in the national level. The 27th – National Theatre Festival will be held at Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata during December 16 – 25, 2010. This festival will commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of RABINDRANATH TAGORE.

The festival will have performances from Assam, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal and Bangladesh and children friendly plays and programs.

Nandikar will be be staging their new play ‘Kanu’ on the final day along with their other popular plays ‘Madhabi’, ‘Indian Idol’, ‘Tomar Naam’ and ‘Rabindra Pranam’.

Tickets are available at the Academy of Fine arts counter.

Date   /  Time   /  Play   / Playwright / Direction / Troupe


16th Thu 06-00 pm  INAUGURAL CEREMONY

Sarod                              Pt. Debojyoti Basu (Tony)

Tabla                             Pt. Bickram Ghosh

17th Fri 03-00 pm  Raja Ebong Onnanya (Bengali) /Tagore’s creation/Azad Abul Kalam (Pavel)/ Prachyanat, Bangladesh
(Bengali)

06:30 pm /Ghair Zaroori Log (Urdu) /Shahid Anwar /Mushtaq Kak / Amateur Theatre Group, Jammu

18th Sat 10:00 am /Kanyadaan (Bengali) /Vijay Tendulkar-Veena Alashe /Bratya Basu/ Swapnasuchana, Kolkata

03-00 pm /Rakta Karabi (Bengali) /Rabindranath Tagore /Goutam Haldar (Film)/ Purba Pashchim Kolkata

06:30 pm  / Please Mat Jaao (Hindi) /Vijay Tendulkar /Anoop Joshi Bunty/ Third Bell Bhopal

19th Sun 10-30 am               *Seminar

03-00 pm / Abhisar (Assamese)/Rabindranath Tagore/Gunakar Dev Goswami/Purbaranga, Guwahati


06-30 pm /Fula – The Flower (Oriya) /Subodh Pattanaik /Subodh Pattanaik/Natyachetana, Orissa

20th Mon 06-30 pm /Bayaa Daar Ughad (Marathi)/ Sushama Deshpande / Sushama Deshpande/ Awishkar, Mumbai

21st Tue 06.30 pm / Yaar Banaa Buddy (Hindi) /Nadira Z. Babbar/ Nadira Z. Babbar/ Ekjute, Mumbai


22nd Wed 06-30 pm /Sakharam Binder (Hindi) /Vijay Tendulkar-Sarojini Verma/ Suresh Sharma /HCRFTR Himachal Pradesh

23rd Thu 06-30 pm/Begum Ki Takia (Hindi) / Ranjit Kapoor/ Ranjit Kapoor/ NSD Repertory  Co. Delhi

24th Fri 06-30 pm / Jaat Hi Pochho Sadhu Ki (Hindi)/Vijay Tendulkar/ Rajinder Nath/ NSD Repertory Co. Delhi


NANDIKAR  DAY

25th Sat 10-00 am / Indian Idol (Bengali)/ Debsankar Halder /Debsankar Halder

Tomar Naam (Bengali)/ Swatilekha Sengupta /Swatilekha Sengupta / Nandikar’s Children’s Ensemble, Kolkata

03-00 pm/ Kanu (Bengali)/ Swatilekha Sengupt/ Swatilekha Sengupta/ Nandikar, Kolkata
Rabindra Pronam (Bengali)/ Rabindranath Tagore /Jhulan MukherjeeShambhunatha Shaw /Nandikar, Kolkata

06-30pm/Madhabi (Bengali) / Bhisham Sahni/ Swatilekha Sengupta / Nandikar, Kolkata

Kanu-Upoming play by Nandikar
Kanu-Upoming play by Nandikar

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