Bengali Theatre

মীরজাফর – ইতিহাসের বিনির্মাণ

পলাশীর যুদ্ধ ও বক্সারের যুদ্ধের মধ্যবর্তী সময়ে কালের যে এপিকধর্মীতা আছে, এই নাটক সেই মহাকাব্যিকতারই বিনির্মাণ। তাই এটিকে ঐতিহাসিক …

বিভাজন! কিসের ভিত্তিতে? কেন?

(“বিভাজন” দেখে লিখলেন – সৌমেন দাস) ‘তোষণ’ এই শব্দটা ইদানীং খুব শোনা যাচ্ছে। আরও পরিষ্কার করে বললে ‘সংখ্যালঘু তোষণ’। আরও একটু …

Noti Kiranshashi

Bibhash Chakraborty’s new directorial venture for Anya Theatre, Ujjwal Chattopadhyay’s Noti Kiranshashi Production: …

Nishikando

Nishikando is a jovial comedy with rib breaking laughter. Battered by his wife Phoolmoni and a union of filches, Nishi, a small …

Krishnapaksha

‘Krishnapaksha’ the play, is vocal against the brutal religious fundamentalism and cultural inculcation of this time. Autocracy, …

Suchitra Uttam

Suchitra Uttam is a Bengali play that revolves around the life of Chitra and Pranotosh. Chitra wanted to be a famous actress like …

Tomar Ami

This is a story about an elderly knowledgeable man named Ajit who owns a bookstore started by his grandfather. Though erudite he …

Pancher Panchali

Pancher Panchali resonates the excellence, craftsmanship, magic and artistry of the talented team from Minerva Repertory. …

Kalindi

Born in a tribal family, Kalindi is brought up in the vicinity of Palash forests, the rhyming Madal and the rugged rocky terrain …

Athhoi

Athhoi is the Bengali rendition of Shakespeare’s Othello. Arna Mukhopadhyay has tried to explore for the inner politics of the …

Drohokal

Drohokal is an adaptation of “An Enemy of the People” by Henrik Ibsen. The play portrays an individual’s struggle against …

Sher Afganer Tiner Toloaar

This new play focusses on the love-hate relationship between Ajitesh and Utpal Dutt. ‘Sheraafgaaner Tiner Tolowar’, is …

Katha Nalanda

The play is based on the 12th century Nalanda University on the verge of decline due to a division among the monks and a weakening …

Phera

Phera adapted by Soumitra Chatterje from Friedrich Durrenmatt’s ‘The Visit’ is not just the story of a girl wronged, who returns …

Code Red

Project Prometheus presents “Code Red”, a dance and theatre presentation based on Rabindranath Tagore’s poem …

Streer Patra

Written in an epistolary form by Rabindranath Tagore, ‘Streer Patra’ is the story of Mrinal who writes a letter to her …

Sekol Chera Hater Khonje

Adapted from Samaresh Basu’s novel of the same name, “Sekol Chera Hater Khonje” is rare work of immense political value. Though a …

Sauda

Sauda is the Bengali adaptation of William Shakespeare’s ‘The Merchant of Venice’ by Kanchan Amin. Directed by Supriyo Chakraborty …

Dharmashok

The remorse of Ashoka after the devastating war of kalinga ultimately led to the transformation of the king from Chandashoka to …

Ghashiram Kotwal

Ghasiram Kotwal is an adaptation of a famous Marathi play of the same name written by Vijay Tendulkar. It is based on the life of …

Awddyo Sesh Rajani

History has been witness to confinements, executions, ostracisation and marginalisation of many famous persons in the process of …

Kamla

The play is based on a real incident. Its is the story of a Journalist who talks about the equality and freedom of woman but …

Ilaa Gurhaishaa

Ilaa Gurhaishaa depicts the uprising of king Birnarayan in Cooch Behar district of Bengal in the year 1621.The play traces the …

Tughlaq

Among the early masterpieces of post-Independence Indian theatre, ‘Tughlaq’ deserves a special mention. Director …

Boma

During the fiery era (1908-1922) of Bengal’s freedom movement, the British rulers tried hard to suppress the passion for freedom …

Anagata

What shall be the future two hundred years from now when machines shall be human companions. Not only will they make life easier …

Target

Target, is a stage adaptation of a Finnish film by Aki Kaurismaki – “I Hired a Contract Killer”. A company sacks …

Meghe Dhaka Tara

The play is based on the Ritwick Ghatak’s classic of the sixties, Meghe Dhaka Tara. It projects the pain, anguish, solitude, …

Taser Desh

Tasher Desh or the ‘Land of Cards’ by Rabindranath Tagore, portrays events in a land where austerity and severity of over …