Modern Indian Plays, Volume 3

By: J.N. Kaushal (Ed.)

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The third volume not only sketches the picture of writings in the first two volumes, but portrays the concerns of directors in the last fifty years of the development of theatre.The directors themselves have scripted all plays in this volume, which point towards certain trends : they are based on personalities-Naseer, the Urdu poet in Habib Tanvir's Agra Bazaar, Einstein in Mohan Maharishi's Einstein and Bhartendu in Prasanna's Way Beyond.Myths, epics and folklore are adapted to modern sensibility, as in Chakravyuh and Tale Told by a Scorched Tree. Completely dealing with modern problems the plays are based in different places in India like Assam, Karnataka, West Bengal or languages : Urdu, Punjabi, Assamese, Kannada, Hindi, Bengali.Printed Pages: 679.

Title: Modern Indian Plays, Volume 3

Author Name: J.N. Kaushal (Ed.)

Categories: Theatre, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Bahawalpur House, New Delhi, National School of Drama: 2007

ISBN: 8181970225

ISBN 13: 9788181970220

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 16 x 24 Cm

Seller ID: 106318

Keywords: Modern Indian Plays, Volume 3 J.N. Kaushal (Ed.)