What: Accounts of music-making in India and stories of the struggles and hardships faced by musicians, both real and imaginary, lay the foundation for a collage of dramatized episodes that blend theater, music and literature. Several forms of theatre in India make evident use of music but Stories in a Song takes the help of theatre to tell stories of musical forms such as Kajri, Thumri-Dadra, Khayal, remixes and more.
When: July 25, 9:00 PM
Where: Prithvi Theatre, 20, Janki Kutir, Juhu Church Road, Juhu, Mumbai
Contact: 022 26149546
The Enchanted Island
What: The opera (from The Metropolitan Opera – New York) takes the plots of Shakespeare’s Tempest and the lovers of A Midsummer Night’s Dream and conflates them into a rollicking story of shipwreck, mistaken identities, revenge, longing, and finally reconciliation and love.
When: July 26, 6:30 PM
Where: Dance Theatre Godrej, NCPA, Nariman Point, Mumbai
Contact: 022 662237370, 022 662238300