“Will you believe it if I tell you I was born in fire? I was born into a poor family. My mother was working in the fields in an advanced state of pregnancy when suddenly a fire started. My mother began labour pains at the same time, and amidst the raging fire, Vaikom Muhammad Basheer was born!”Learn more
Oct 3 – 12 – Perch presents ‘Under the Mangosteen Tree’, based on the short stories of Vaikom Muhammad Basheer
“Rule No. 1: For the open couple to work properly, only one part of it has to be open.” Antonia has coped for years with her husband, who decides they should be an “open couple”. A mad-cap masquerade, a roller-coaster circus ring–or rather, just a ‘normal day’ between a man and a woman. This hilarious comedy is typical of the biting satire for which Dario Fo has become famous. Directed by Faraz Khan.
The Penis Monologues
Ever heard a man talk about his deepest, darkest inhibitions on stage? Why are we so biased towards women and their innate controversies? Has the world been blind-folded completely that it overlooks a man’s chapter? Why is the man always considered wrong at a divorce hearing? Is the man always wrong in a relationship? What does an old man at the age of 70 have to share to the world? How did Viagra become a blockbuster drug? How does a woman judge a man’s virtue?
Book your Season Ticket here! Schedule of Plays September 19 – 28 ‘The Open Couple’, by Dario Fo Directed by Faraz Khan Featuring Vaishali Bisht and Anuj Gurwara Presented by 71mm Productions, Hyderabad “Rule No. 1: For the open couple to work properly, only one part of it has to be open.” Antonia has coped […]Learn more
Jagriti has limited on-site parking. Once our parking lot is full, you may park at Sigma Tech Park for Rs.50. It is about 300m down the road on the same side as the theatre. Please allow at least 20 minutes to park and walk back to the theatre. Unless stated otherwise, all our Tuesday-Saturday shows […]Learn more
After the first successful showcasing of Theatre for Babies at the Kids Carnival 2014, Jagriti Theatre decided to create a special program for preschools. The project is a collaboration with Elisa Fontana, an Italian artist who has specialized in Theatre for Babies for more than 15 years. She’s studied the Reggio Children Approach and […]Learn more
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Integral Theatre – Workshop Integral Theatre Practice develops the actor-creator in every human being by working with the body, breath and voice in a holistic and creative way. This introductory theatre workshop draws from the pedagogy of Jacques Lecoq, considered by many as the father of European physical theatre. Exploring improvisations, structured dramatic phrases, narrative […]Read more