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Add to Calendar 2016-07-15 08:00 PM 2016-07-17 06:30 PM Asia/Kolkata NCPA & ARPANA present Club Desire is a co-production between Arpana and The National Centre for Performing Arts, Mumbai. The play has had an extended run in Mumbai over several years, and has also featured across India at important theatre festivals such as Bharangam, 2015, in New Delhi,  and Repertwahr Theatre Festival in Lucknow.  Inspired by the French opera Carmen by Georges Bizet, Club Desire is a powerful story of love, passion, and art set in the world of night clubs, dance music, and poetry.  Jayam, a sensitive and erudite poet, encounters Chahat, a feisty, free-spirited singer at Club Desire. Sparks fly, and they are drawn into an unusual and passionate relationship. Cracks begin to appear with the entry of DJ Abeer, a successful producer and performer of electronic dance music. Jayam and Chahat are sucked into a tragic maelstrom of emotions as they struggle to hold on to their relationship, and their art.  Music composed by: Suhaas Ahuja,  Rohan Hastak Chahat’s songs written by Arundhati Subramaniam Jayam’s poetry: Sapan Saran The Armadillo song written by Asif Ali Beg (based on a Bolivian fable) Set Design: Juhie Gupta Club Video: The Wolves Movement director: Faezah Jalali Video Graphics: Nikhil More Light Design: Hidaayat Sami, Sunil Shanbag Publicity Design: Punit Gandhi Technical support: Alok Kotian, Sudhan Rajput Assistant to Director: Ankur Ratan Production support: Maruf Ali Sheikh, Dilip Pandey Producers for Arpana: Shishir Sharma, Reetha Balsavar, Lata Sharma  Bangalore Sunil Shanbag vtmani@dnm.in false MM/DD/YYYY
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Jagriti is a Performance Arts space dedicated to Theatre, Music, Dance and Comedy. Founded in 2011 by Arundhati and Jagdish Raja, the space has hosted several productions from India and around the world. A 200-seat theatre built around a full-thrust stage, it is fully equipped to cater to both artistes and audience. The main stage is designed for intimate performances, with adjoining spaces for informal lectures and gatherings, and an attached restaurant. Jagriti is owned and operated by the not-for profit ART Foundation, a registered charitable trust.