The Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation - page 7

ARTANDCULTURE
A still from the
Ghashiram Kotwal
, showcased during the 2011 annual Vinod Doshi Theatre Festival
The Vinod Doshi Theatre Festival
Over the past 6 years, this annual festival has promoted experimental theatre in
Pune and Mumbai.
More than 20,000 theatre enthusiasts enjoy multi-lingual performances in
Marathi, Hindi, English and Gujarati every year.
Memorable performances include Naseeruddin Shah’s
Ismat Apke Naam
and Mohit
Takalkar’s
Gajab Kahani
(commissioned for the festival) that was consequently
invited to perform at the prestigious Bharat Rang Mahotsav in Delhi.
“TheVinod Doshi Theatre Festival continues to be a Mecca for theatre
connoisseurs.”
pune mirror
,
times of
india
“Within 5 years, theVinod Doshi festival has come to be recognised as
the litmus test for first-grade theatre.”
dr
.
girish karnad
,
noted playwright and
film director
“Over the last 5 years, the festival has become a prominent feature in the
cultural calendar of Mumbai.”
shyam benegal
,
screenwriter and director
“TheVinod Doshi Festival has revived the experimental theatre
movement inMaharashtra; it is of great value to young playwrights,
directors and other
rangkarmis
.
dr
.
mohan agashe
,
actor and
theatre personality
A still from
Adhe Adhura
, showcased at the 5
th
Annual Vinod Doshi Theatre Festival
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