Synopsis: One often hears: Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. In Sundar, a play written by Mohit Chattopadhyay, search for a job lands Mallika in a plan hatched on this premise. As she meets people through the layers of the corporate ladder, a ruse leads to quintessential questions, examining relationships and delving deep into the human psyche.
Playwright: Mohit Chattopadhyay
Direction & Editing: Kallol Nandi
Casts: Arjun Ghosh, Amartya Samadder, Chaitali De, Pranjal Karmakar, Rituparna Banerjee, and Soutik Das.
Makeup: Sarbani Samadder and Enakshi Das
Production Designers: Soutik Das and Pranjal Karmakar
Premiered: International Theater Festival 2021 organized by Aabaha on Sunday, December 19, 2021
Synopsis: In the dark prison of Jerusalem, death by crucifixion awaits a young Rabbi and a notorious murderer. Before Pontius Pilatus lies a choice: to follow his conscience and set the Rabbi free or to succumb to the priests that demand his blood. Rabbi Jesus is declared guilty and Barabbas the murderer goes free. Or does he? Set in the turmoil that follows, “Resurrection” written by Soumitra Basu, tells the story of changing hearts, of struggle, of faith, of cruelty, and of hope.