Vijay Tendulkar--A Playwright from
Conference and Evening honoring Vijay Tendulkar
An evening with Vijay Tendulkar
Join us for an evening celebrating Vijay Tendulkar, a leading contemporary Indian playwright, screen and television writer, literary essayist, political journalist, and social commentator. For the past four decades he has been the most influential dramatist and theater personality in Marathi language.
A lifelong resident of the
Named the "Arthur Miller"
The evening will include a reading of excerpts from the current NYC production of Sakharam-The Book-Binder by The Play Company, short excerpts of his major films, and a moderated interview with the playwright. The Indo-American Arts Council will present him with a Lifetime Award.
Res. Code: 4910 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, FREE. Suggested donation of $ 10 guarantees seat.
Vijay Tendulkar Conference
Be part of the American conference
honoring the theatre and film work of Vijay Tendulkar. Discussed will
be his plays like Shantata! court chalu ahe (Silence! The Court Is
in Session, 1967), Sakharam binder (Sakharam the Book-Binder, 1972),
Kamala (1981) and Ghashiram kotwal (Ghashiram the Constable, 1972),
one of the longest-running musicals in the world, with over six thousand
Keynote speaker: Vijay Tendulkar
Res. Code: 4909 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, FREE. Suggested donation of $ 10 guarantees seat.