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Karnad Carnival!

IndiaGlitz [Saturday, October 19, 2013]

The doyen of theatre Dr Girish Karnad also an actor and analyst on various topics Gnanapith Award winner is given a right tribute by 'Samprathi' in the Dr Karnad theatre festival.

The year 2013 theatre festival is platform for young directors all over to interpret the plays of Dr Karnad. The plays like 'Tuglaq, Nagamandala, Yayati, Bali and Broken Images are seen as re-interpretation of plays. The modern meets the traditional says Ranga Shankara artistic director Surendranath. The festival opens with Kannada's own Samudaya staging Tughlaq on October 18, directed by Samkutty Pattomkari. Kalabheetham (Anjumallige) in Malayalam will be staged by APT Trivandrum, directed by Sam George, and Nagamandala in Bengali will be staged by Ballygunge Swapna Suchna Theatre Group, Kolkata, directed by Abanti Chakraborty on October 19 and 20 respectively. Dreams of Tipu Sultan in English will be staged by Indianostrum, Pondicherry, directed by Koumarane Valavane, Broken Images will be staged in Assamese by Jirsong Theatre, directed by Rabijita Gogoi, Uney Purey Shahar Ek (Bendakalu On Toast) in Marathi will be staged by Asakta, Pune, directed by Mohit Thakalkar, Bali will be staged in Hindi by The Actor Factor, New Delhi, directed by Aditee Biswas and Yayaati will be staged by Rafiki, directed by Ashish Dabreo, between October 23 and 27.

The Festival will also feature seminars on October 26 and 27, a screening of some of Karnad's movies and documentaries through the day.

On Friday the sketches of Dr Girish Karnad were on display at Ranga Shankara theatre festival besides the 40 rare photographs of Dr Karnad including his wedding photo with Dr Saraswathi Ganapathi.

The inaugural play on Friday 'Tuglaq' directed by Samkutty Pattomkary on October 18 was watched by Dr Karnad, MS Sathyu, B Jayashri, Ramakanth Joshi and Chidambara Rao Jambe.

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