Heard about National School of Drama? The same one that proudly holds the names of Naseeruddin Shah, Piyush Mishra, Anupam Kher, Irfan Khan and many more brilliant actors and directors, has brought its theatre world to the Pink City!
Drawing lines right from the rise of theatre and its growth thereafter and throwing light on the life of Ebrahim Alkazi, and how he made it all happen; this exhibition is something not to be missed by enthusiasts of theatre and art!
WHO WAS EBRAHIM ELKAZI?
One of the most influential Indian Theatre Directors and Drama teachers in the 20th century Indian Theatre, he highly influenced Indian theatre and gave it a whole new direction by encouraging learning of Theatre as a curriculum and also taking it as a profession and was also Director of National School of Drama, New Delhi.
WHERE? Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur
WHEN? 27th March- 6th May, 2017
HIGHLIGHTS OF EXHIBITION
- Paintings by Alkazi
- His journey in theatre
- Model of sets for Alkazi’s plays
- Audio-visuals of rehearsals of plays