A hindu mythological Era play about fighting over knowledge & its power.
The play shows the journey of Chandragupta Maurya from a commoner to the king of Magadh.
It shows how Chanakya, with the help of his student, Chandragupta, extracts his revenge from the then king, Nand and ingeniously overthrows him off the thrown and establishes a Mauryan empire. Meanwhile, India being attacked by the Greek king Alexander/Sikander, Chanakya vows to live for a bigger purpose- to unite the fragmented nations of India.
‘Chandragupta’ shows how Chankya used his mind and Chandragupta’s strength to defeat the Greeks and fulfil his desire to make India a united nation. It tells the story of politics, diplomacy, revenge, hatred, conspiracy,sacrifice and love for the nation.
Written by – Sri Jai Shankar Prasad
Directed by – Varun Sharma
Theatre group – Navrang- the theatre society of Institute of Home Economics Synopsis in association with Theatreleela
Kalyani — Chitwan Prasad
Aambheek — Mansi Sharma
Dandyayan — Gurleen Kaur
Sikandar — Asnita
Siliueus — Jasmine
Parvateshvar — Aayushi Joshi
Malvika — Urvashi Walia
Pratihari — Aayushi loshi
Char/ Sandeshwahak — Gurleen Kaur
Nartaki — Shreya Asrani
YavanSainik- Shreya Asrani, PragyiBaghel, Smriddhi Sharma
BhartiyaSainik — Sumbhi Vohra, SakshiPanwar, Sarita, SaloniRaheja
Snatak — SakshiPanwar, Urvashi Walia
Lights — GuilarmatChathval , TanunkaKapla
Music — AyushiMital , Gaurav gautum
Backstage — swati pandey
Live Music — ShivanggiBhanot, AshnaSagar , Smriddhi Sharma, Gurleen Kaur
BACKSTAGE- AsImaSagar , ShivanggiBhanot
Play Genre – Drama
Duration – 90 mins
Language – Hindi
Subtitles – NA
Play release date – 28-Jan-2017