A traumatic narrative of considerable partition of 1947.
Directed by – Kanchan Ujjal Singh Theatre group – Saanjha Sapnaa
Pinjar tells the story of Puro, a young woman of Hindu background, finding herself living a lovely life – in a period circling the time of the Partition of 1947 – with her family.
All is well for Puro, who finds herself betrothed to a wealthy, sweet young man, Ramchand, from a promising family akin to her own background.Although her life seems to be well-charted, Puro’s bliss is shattered one day as a leisurely trip in the fields beyond her home with Rajjo turns traumatic as she is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who turns out to be Rashid, a man of Muslim descent.
Directed By – Kanchan Ujjal Singh.
Theater Group – Saanjha Sapnaa.
Amit Saraswat – Triloki,Dangaai
Pankaj Sabharwal – Puro’s Mother
Prashant Mishra – Puro’s Father
Wish Daksh – Rajjo, Bacchi
Rajat Verma – Raheem, Policewala
Aruna Soni – Raheem’s Mother, Saheli
Priyanka Singh – Raheem’s Wife,Saheli
Elvis Chaturvedi – Alladitta, Rasheed’s Tau
Poonam – Alladita’s Mother
Tanvi Goel – Pagli, Vimmo, Saheli
Vinay Taneja – Dadajaan, Hindu Villager
Raj Kishor – Rasheed’s chacha, Zuber
Kiran Tyagi – Saheli, Villager
Apeksha Verma – Saheli, Villager
Aman Sood – Khaalid, Dangaai, Hindu
Mohit Kumar – Dangaai, Hindu Villager
Manish – Rasheed’s Brother, Villager
Mintu Sharma – Policewala
Rohit, Mehfooz – Crowd
Property & Costume – Kanchan Ujjal Singh.
Live Music – Sachin
Lights – Kiran Kumar
Set Design – Nitin Sharma, Pradeep Chahar
Backstage – Manish Kumar, Mintu Sharma, Mehfooz Alam
Make-up – Nitin Sharma, Pradeep Chahar, Divyshekhar Jha
Poster- Design – Rahul Ujjal
Designed & Directed By – Kanchan Ujjal Singh.
Play Genre – Drama
Duration – 135 Min
Language – Hindi
Subtitles – NA
Play release date – 29-Nov-2017