Ilaa Gurhaishaa depicts the uprising of king Birnarayan in Cooch Behar district of Bengal in the year 1621.The play traces the tragic journey and hapless life of the king by highlighting several extracts from history. Love, revenge, suicide and regret portrayed in this political drama reminds us of Greek tragedies.
Production: Theatre Platform
Direction: Debashish Ray
Playwright: Bratya Basu
Cast: Senjuti Mukhopadhyay, Goutam Halder, Sumit Kumar Roy, Apurba Ghosh, Atanu Mitra, Amrapali Mitra, Souvik Baask, Amit Payra, Sohini Biswas, Sijit Saha, Sujoy Bhowmick, Sumona Mukherjee and others.