Free live-stream Women of The Mahabharata Thurs 31 May 7.30pm
31 May 2018
As part of the I'll Say It Again! festival in May we've partnered up with Tara Arts in London and Pilot Theatre for the live-streaming of Women of The Mahabharata
Join us for an evening of readings and music; reclaiming India's great epic The Mahabharata
live on Thursday 31 May 2018 from 7.30pm
From the queen who blinded herself to the woman who defied death, five writers and a singer/songwriter share works-in-progress on iconic female charaters from The Mahabharata - India's great epic of humanity - as part of Tara Arts' ongoing focus on reclaiming classics.
A sharing of writings by Kamila Shamsie, Preti Taneja, Razia Iqbal, Grace Nichols, Yasmine Rana, Sohini Alam and Amrit Kaur Lohia, performed by a cast of accomplished actors and musicians including: Sohini Alam, Sohini Alam, Mamta Kaash, Sharon Singh, Ronny Jhutti, Medhavi Patel and Shelly King.
Black Theatre Live run with our digital theatre partners with Pilot Theatre company.
YOU CAN WATCH THE SHOW AGAIN ON CATCH-UP UNTIL 15 JUNE 2018
Circa 75 mins + live post show Q&A
Age guidance 12+
This event is part of 'I'll Say It Again! A season of work by women artists' at Tara Theatre in London. This is a month-long festival of events including theatre, music, poetry and dance, celebrating the centenary of women's suffrage in the UK.