Aaranjan Theatre Group

  • Aaranjan is a Delhi based theatre group, formed in 2001, to provide thought-provoking theatre, with high professional standards. While the group has been constituted only five years back, the Director of the group has been actively engaged in theatre for the last 20 years, producing plays at National School of Drama, Bhartendu Natya Akadami, Lucknow, Dartington College of Arts, UK, and with other local theatre groups .
  • The group made its debut with the play Aur Kitne Tukde written by B. Gauri based on the much-discussed book The Other Side of Silence by Urvashi Butalia. The play was premiered at the National Theatre Festival organized by National School of Drama where it received an extremely appreciative response from both critics and the public. It was hailed for its topicality, imaginative production and excellent performances. The play has subsequently been performed at the Indian Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, in Chandigarh at a Festival organized by NCZCC, in Mumbai organized by IPTA and Chavan Centre, in Kolkata by Ganakrishti , Spandan and Hutch and in Delhi at the Annual Festival of the Sahitya Kala Parishad. The most recent performance of the play was at the Rang Swarn- the Festival held to mark the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Sangeet Natak Akademi. The play has also been performed at an International Festival held in Lahore, Pakistan. The response has been overwhelming at all the venues.
Aaranjan Theatre Group Aaranjan Theatre Group Reviewed by rohit malik on Tuesday, December 18, 2007 Rating: 5

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