Up & Coming - Plays Schedule

Thursday, 1st July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : ANDHA YUG
A Dharamvir Bharti classic, this play is a profound meditation on the politics of violence and aggressive selfhood.

Friday, 2nd July
Prithvi Theatre – 6pm : FOOTNOTES OF LIFE
A collection of short stories with Utkarsh Majumdar, Juhi Babbar, Aarya Babbar and others.
Prithvi Theatre – 9.30pm : SANDHYA CHHAYA
A classic of the modern times, this play deals with the problems of aging.

Saturday, 3rd July
Prithvi Theatre – 11am : JUNGLE DHOOM.COM
Children's Play suitable for the ages 4 yrs & above.
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : YUMRA JI KUCHH KARIYE!!!
A spirit - ual comedy!!!
NCPA Experimental Theatre – 7pm: Hedda Gabler
Henrik Ibsen’s iconic play, often called the female Hamlet.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 7pm: ANYTHING BUT LOVE!
A fast and furious joyride in the lives of a divorced couple.

Sunday, 4th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : YAAR BANAA BUDDY
A hilarious and thought provoking play about friendship.
NCPA Experimental Theatre – 6.30pm: Hedda Gabler
Performed by Sheeba Chadda, Neeraj Kabi, Denzil Smith, Veera Abadan and others.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 6.30pm: HAATH NA KARYA HAIYYE VAGYA
A fantastic thrilling comedy suspense drama.

Tuesday, 6th July - THESPO AT PRITHVI
Prithvi Theatre – 9.30pm : CONFESSIONS
A dark comedy, about a fiction writer living in a police state

Wednesday, 7th July - THESPO AT PRITHVI
Prithvi Theatre – 6.30 & 9.30pm : CONFESSIONS
Writtin by Michael Mcdonagh. Directed by Kashin Shetty.

Thursday, 8th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : ILHAAM
A poetic play about a man who dances to the tune in hiw own head.

Friday, 9th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : ILHAAM
Written and directed by Manav Kaul with Kumud Mishra, Ayesha Raza and others.

Saturday, 10th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : BALI AUR SAMBHU
An expression of two characters and their unique spirit towards life.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : HEY BHAGWAN!
A satirical comedy about our religious beliefs in this consumerist society.

Sunday, 11th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : PARK
Written by Manav Kaul, an insightful plau about human nature and fundamental rights.
NCPA Experimental – 6.30pm : GAJ FOOT INCH
A delightful play about adolescence, parenting and finding love.

Tuesday, 13th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : POHA GONE WRONG
Written and directed by Makarand Deshpande.

Wednesday, 14th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : POHA GONE WRONG
A story of three friends across the epic times of the Mahabharat and the poesent.

Thursday, 15th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : POHA GONE WRONG
An entertaining journey of friendship and love.

Friday, 16th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : POHA GONE WRONG
An Ansh Theatre Presentation.

Saturday, 17th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : JOKE
Gods and fairies. Hearts and minds. Take your pick.
NCPA Experimental Theatre – 7pm : 1-888-DIAL-INDIA
A hilarious satire on modern urban India.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 7pm : LOVE ON THE BRINK
A satirical and comic tale about 3 people in the pursuit of love and happiness.

Sunday, 18th July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : MISS BEAUTIFUL
Written and Directed by Makarand Deshpande.
NCPA Experimental Theatre – 4.30pm & 7pm: 1-888-DIAL-INDIA
Written and directed by Anuvab Pal.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 6.30pm : ONE ON ONE
A series of monologues / duologues about contemporary India.

Tuesday, 20th July
Prithvi Theatre – 7 & 9.30pm : DANCING ON GLASS
A dark comedy that takes a look at the flip side of the fast paced high-profile world of Information Technology.

Wednesday, 21st July
Prithvi Theatre – 7 & 9.30pm : CREEPER
A shadowy multi-verse that straddles cyberspace and poetry, exorcism rituals and social networking sites, the terror of the unknown future and the nostalgia of the fading past.

Thursday, 22nd July
Prithvi Theatre – 7 & 9.30pm : BUST
The play takes us on a journey into the city of Bangalore/Bengaluru through the eyes of three swashbuckling characters in search of an ancient relic.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 6.30pm: MAHIM JUNCTION
A Bollywood Masala on stage, written and directed by Sohaila Kapur.

Friday, 23rd July
Prithvi Theatre – 7 & 9.30pm : NAMAK MIRCH
A hilarious dramatization of a collection of short stories by famous Pakistani satirist Shaukat Thanvi.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 6.30pm: MAHIM JUNCTION
A musical journey though Bombay of the 70’s spiced up with a contemporary sensibility.

Saturday, 24th July
Prithvi Theatre – 11am : THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN
Tintin, his dog Snowy and the wonderfully entertaining Captain Haddock set off on another great adventure across continents when their good friend Professor Calculus is kidnapped.
Prithvi Theatre – 6& 9pm : ALL ABOUT WOMEN
5 stories about love, friendship, family, careers, and… women.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE
This laugh riot is a must-see for those in love or those still searching for their perfect someone.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 7pm : GET RID OF MY WIFE
A roller coaster ride with 3 friends – one who is blind, one is deaf and one is dumb.

Sunday, 25th July
Prithvi Theatre – 11am : THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN
Children's Play suitable for the ages 5 yrs & above.
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9PM : A GUY THING
Written by Michael Puzzo. Directed by Akarsh Khurana.
NCPA Experimental – 6.30pm : LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE
Written & Directed by Divya Palat, a romantic comedy about finding your soul mate.
NCPA Tata Theatre – 6.30pm : SALESMAN RAMLAL
With Satish Kaushik, Seema Biswas, Kishore Kadam & others. Directed by Feroz Abbas Khan.
St. Andrew's – 7.30pm : CLASS ACT
Students of different caste, religious and class backgrounds come to learn English, leading to utter chaos and confusion.

Monday, 26th July
18 Anukool – 7:30pm : GREAT TEXT READING
An informal reading of The Laramie Project - a play by Moisés Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project.

Tuesday, 27th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : PRASHNA PANCHALI
A solo show set to music.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : CLASSIC MILDS
A collection of classic short plays by Anton Chekov, Noel Coward, Harold Pinter, Neil Simon and Tom Stoppard.

Wednesday, 28th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : PRASHNA PANCHALI
Written by Sunita Budhiraja. Directed by Dinesh Thakur.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : DAMAGES
A witty and thrilling tale of morals, ambition and secrets set in the offices of a tabloid newspaper.

Thursday, 29th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : JIS LAHORE NAHIN DEKHYA
Written by AShghar Wajahat. Directed by Dinesh Thakur.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : JAKE’S WOMEN
A Neil Simon classic comedy about a novelist and the myriad women in his life.

Friday, 30th July
Prithvi Theatre – 9pm : JIS LAHORE NAHIN DEKHYA
Set in Pakistan immediately after partition, the play denounces violence in the name of religion.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : PROOF
A moving play about love, trust, brilliance, madness and mathematics by the acclaimed David Auburn.

Saturday, 31st July
Prithvi Theatre – 6 & 9pm : JIS LAHORE NAHIN DEKHYA
A play about humanity triumphing over prejudice and blind hatred.
NCPA Experimental – 7pm : THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN
The classic tales adapted for the stage and directed by Akarsh Khurana.