Pushkar Rangmanch is paying tribute to Late Girish Karnad by staging one of his greatest creations “Nagmandal” on 10th of August 2019 at Jyotsna Bhole Sabhagruh, Pune.
Girish Karnad critiques gender hierarchies and moralities in Nagmandal. Below is the plot.
A theatre artist running away from his inevitable death meets a girl with a story in a neverland. Her story might be his only chance to escape death. The story unravels with magical elements, mythology and ironic undertones of the society’s narrative.
Written by Girish Karnad, play is a juxtapose of folk tales from the southern part of India. This play focuses on conflicts and dilemmas experienced by men and woman in their social situation. Girish Karnad played a crucial and pivotal role in the movies like Ek Tha Tiger and Tiger Zinda Hai.
The show has been adapted and directed by Rahul Patil. In Nagmandal you will see artists like Rahul Patil, Sidhanta Nayak, Sharad Dubey, Swapnil Sharma, Amitesh Bajaj, Vidhi Dubey, Sushmita Patil and many more. You can watch this show on August 10 at Jyotsna Bhole Sabhagruh, Pune.