Madhvi

A Padatik Theatre production

Director:

Producer:

Language:

Hindi

Premiere:

22 & 23 December 2006, at Padatik Little Theatre 2, Kolkata

Synopsis:

Madhvi is a character from a Tamil Epic called Shilapadikaram.

Director’s note

It is a play within a play.

Madhvi, a famous courtesan waits for Kovalam day after day. She prepares to receive him every evening, deceiving herself that he will be coming as usual but he never comes.

He can’t because he is dead. Madhvi does not know, but Selvi does.

 

Cast and Credits:

Direction:

Cast:

Anubha Fatehpuria - as Madhvi
Chetna Jalan - as Selvi
Pratigya Ghosh - as Valli

Credits:

Playwright H. S. Shivaprakash
Translation – Basant Rungta
Lights  - Subrata Majumdar
Costumes  - Chetna Jalan & Anubha Fatehpuria
Music - Baloo Dutta
Vocals– Chandrayee Dutta
Assistant to Director  - Suman Saha

Execution:

Lights  - Pobitro Sarkar
Sound - Shubho Das
Production Crew - Gopal Sarkar, Manik Das, Jugal Das