English

A Christmas Carol- The Musical

The story of A Christmas Carol illustrates how self-serving, insensitive people can be converted into charitable, caring and socially conscious members of the society. Warmth, generosity and overall goodwill, overcome the protagonist of the story- Ebenezer Scrooge’s bitter apathy as he encounters and learns from his memory, the ability to empathise, and his fear of …

A Christmas Carol- The Musical Read More »

Enid Blyton’s The Naughtiest Girl in the School

‘The Naughtiest Girl in the School’ is the story of a spoilt, defiant girl Elizabeth Allen who gets furious when her parents decide to send her away to boarding-school. She makes up her mind to be thoroughly rude and disobedient, determined to be expelled by half-term. Despite her best efforts to hate everything, Elizabeth realizes …

Enid Blyton’s The Naughtiest Girl in the School Read More »

Uncle Vanya

Stagecraft Theatre’s adaptation of  Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya is set in a tea estate in a remote mountain district in India’s North East. The play portrays the visit of an elderly professor and his glamorous, much younger second wife, Helen to the rural tea estate that supports their urban city lifestyle. Two friends, Ivan (Uncle …

Uncle Vanya Read More »

Rope

An adaptation of Patrick Hamilton’s nerve stretching thriller and based on Alfred Hitchcock’s critically acclaimed film. The plot of Rope involves two well-read final year engineering students, who murder a fellow student, as an expression of their supposed intellectual superiority. They then proceed to hold a dinner party, inviting the dead boy’s father, professor and friends as their guests, using …

Rope Read More »

Twelfth Night

Stagecraft Theatre celebrated it’s 10th anniversary and 50th production by staging William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. Directed by Vikash Khurana, The cast included Bianca Nazerath  Arya as Viola, Varun Vij as Orsino,  Anamika Sawarkar as Olivia, Vikash Khurana as Sir Toby Belch, Dharmesh Thapar as Andrew, Sonal Trivedi as Feste, Supantha Bhattacharya as Malvolio, Swati Sani …

Twelfth Night Read More »