Mumbai is set to host a two-day Theatre Art Festival, showcasing remarkable talent and creativity from the world of performing arts. This festival will take place at Veda Kunba Theatre tomorrow and day after (January 25 & 26).
The festival aims to provide a platform for artists to engage with theatre enthusiasts, fostering a love for theatre and promoting cultural exchange. Organized by 3M Dot Bands and Supported by the Ministry of Art and Culture, Government of India, the festival promises to be an exciting experience, leaving audiences captivated and inspired. It is dedicated to Shiv Subramanyam, an eminent theatre and cinema personality who, through his work, has contributed immensely to the world of art and culture. He has also been an integral part of Jairangam.
There will be two plays, two talk shows, and one masterclass during the two-day festival, presenting a diverse range of theatre forms from all over the nation.
Says Ruchi Bhargava, Curator, Jairangam, “The highlight of the festival will be a captivating chat show featuring renowned theatre personalities and artists from various walks of life like Artist Divya Jagdale, Actress Sarika Singh, Actress Sadiya Siddiqui, Actress Jayati Bhatia, and Actress Nivedita Pohankar. Audiences will have the unique opportunity to interact with these individuals, gaining insights into their creative processes and experiences. The chat show will delve deep into the world of theatre, discussing its influence and significance of women in today’s society. This segment of the festival aims to spark intellectual conversations and encourage an appreciation for the theatrical arts.
In addition to the enlightening chat show, the festival will also feature two engaging plays that will leave audiences mesmerized. These carefully curated productions will showcase the best of Indian theatre, taking spectators on an emotional journey filled with laughter, tears, and thought-provoking moments. From gripping dramas to light-hearted comedies, the plays promise to offer a diverse range of genres that will resonate with a wide audience.
“The festival offers a fantastic opportunity for theatre lovers to immerse themselves in the world of performing arts. It serves as a platform for established and emerging artists alike to showcase their talent and captivate audiences with their performances. The festival’s lineup promises to be a memorable experience, providing entertainment and intellectual stimulation for everyone in attendance,” says Programmer Mann Gera.