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Delhiites A.K.A theatre fiends! We know you’re already thrilled about the grand comeback of the Delhi Theatre Festival with its 3rd season. This sought-after theatrical event in the city will have 6 phenomenal plays and 8 shows across three well-kenned locations in the heart of the city. The stage is all-set to go gimmicky with unparalleled live performances of famed on-screen actors like Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur, Supriya Pathak, Sumeet Vyas, Vinay Pathak, Rajat Kapoor and many more.
What to Expect?
With plays like Dreamz Sehar, White Rabbit Red Rabbit, Einstein, Nothing Like Lear, Gardish Mein Taare and Dopehri, season 3 of DTF is going to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for every ardent theatre enthusiast. Each play of the fest has its own unique charm that will appeal to your deepest emotions. And here we’re giving you a glimpse of the ones taking place at Pearey Lal Bhawan, Bahadur Shah Zafar Road.
What You’ll Love?
Veteran actor Sumeet Vyas will bowl you over with his arresting impromptu act on stage in Soleimanpour’s absurdist play, White Rabbit Red Rabbit. It was penned down by the writer when he was prohibited from leaving Iran, after he refused to join the army. Performed in more than 25 languages by thespians from India and all over the world, this magical masterpiece needs no director, no sets and no preparation. Wait till 31st August to catch this one-of-a-kind play.
Nothing Like Lear, taking place on 1st September, will give you vibes of the Shakespearean era, with King Lear’s tale told through the lens of a clown. The quest for Lear through the contemporary father-daughter tale will take us to the vicinity of inner conflicts, brought to life on stage by the brilliance of actor-Vinay Pathak.
If you still haven’t booked your tickets, you gotta rush right now because the shows might get housefull in no time!
Where | Pearey Lal Bhawan, Plot No 1, 2, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Balmiki Basti, Vikram Nagar, New Delhi
When | 30th Aug 2019 to 1st Sept 2019
Price | ₹500 Onwards
Tickets | Here
Location | Here