Natrang’s International Theatre workshop enters 4th day

As per a press statement the week long workshop is being conducted by a theatre scholar and artist, Fabian Hartwell who has come from London and is being coordinated by Aarushi Thakur Rana.

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jammu, Publish Date: Aug 23 2017 1:16AM | Updated Date: Aug 23 2017 1:16AM
Natrang’s International Theatre workshop enters 4th dayGK Photo

International Theatre workshop being organised by Natrang in association with Dara Shikoh Centre entered fourth day  today

As per a press statement the week long workshop is being conducted by a theatre scholar and artist, Fabian Hartwell who has come from London and is being coordinated by Aarushi Thakur Rana.

“Touching new horizons of creativity and innovation the workshop today reached the environs of historic Amar Mahal of Jammu. Young theatre practioners of Jammu   got a unique opportunity and world exposure of exploring new dynamics of theatre” the handout stated.

As per Natrang Director, Balwant Thakur,  Natrang is in its fourth day of the international theatre workshop and with each passing day has been uncovering a new methodology and theatre activity. Fabian worked with the young artists from Natrang in the first two days of the workshop where they explored various new and unique theatre games, improvisations and activities. On the third day of the workshop, Fabian Hartwell worked with the children repertory group of Natrang.

On the fourth day and in the days to come Fabian wishes to dwell deeper into the concept of ‘Theatre of the oppressed’ by Augusto Boal and on ‘Masculinity’. He is experimenting with these serious concerns using the help of various theatre activities and  games.  

The participants selected through an interview process for this workshop include Sumeet Sharma, Rahul Singh, Mahikshit Singh, Vaishali Sharma, Vrinda Sharma, Gauri Thakur, Ashish Parihar, Sandeep Kumar, Ashley Mehta, Shivam Sharma, Shivam Singh, Goutam Sharma, Aafaque Khan, Priyanka Pandita, Saadhvi Verma, Mohd. Mohsin Raza, Akash Bhat, Brigu Sharma, Meenakshi Bhagat, Abhi Bargotra, Vipan Singh, Aishwarya Sathe, Raheel Sharma, Ashwani Sharma, Meenakshi Bhan and Mohit Kaul.