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Daayan

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An epidemic spreads in the village and villagers are made to believe that a woman named 'Chandi' is a witch and is the root cause of all the problems in the village…

Directed by – Amar Sah,  Theatre group – Bella Theatre Karwaan

Play Summary

 

Daayan is based on the short story by MahaSweta Devi.

The play tells the story of a young woman named Chandi, who takes up the job of her father, working at the village graveyard. She falls in love with a young man named Malinder and marries him. The couple is blessed with a baby boy. Soon, an epidemic spreads in the village and villagers are made to believe that Chandi is a witch and is the root cause of all the problems in the village…

The play raises the questions of state of women in India at present.

It talks about the superstitions in the society. Using a village and a drought as a backdrop for the plot the writer questions the society. The plot gives the audience an insight into this world and helps them to think logically and find the answer themselves.

Direction – Mr. Amar Shah

Theatre group – Bella Theatre Karwaan

The Cast

Malinder : Tushant Mattas

Bhagirath : Abhishek Kardam

Naai : Gaurav Singh

Paan wala : Manish Joshi

Bhaktin Baba : Sanjay Kumar
Vyapaari : Sachin Sharma
Shivam Sharma
Gaon Wala : Atul
Paanwala : Nikhil Sharma
Lohar : Sunny Kumar Panday
Gaon Wala : Ethan Rao
Lohar : Mohit Saxena
Gaon Wala : Mukesh Kumar
Gaon Wala : Himanshu Malik
Bhauji : Pooja Chauhan
Dhindhorchi : Yash Kahan
Dance Chorus: Hemant Prajapati, Shivam Sharma, Sachin Sharma

Play Stats

Play Genre – Serious, social

Duration – 45 mins

Language – Hindi

Subtitles – NA

Play release date – 27-Oct-2016

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