Festival Of Indian Theater







For the first time in New York, the Indo-American Arts Council

presents the


(two Indian plays in English)

JULY 14-AUGUST 2,2000.

Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St.,
NYC featuring two of India's foremost playwrights

Mahesh Dattani's "Dance Like a Man" directed by Lillette Dubey July 14 - 26
A brilliant drama centered around twogenerations of Bharat Natyam dancers.

Vijay Tendulkar's "Once Upon a Fleeting Bird" directed by Akash Khurana July 28 - Aug 2
A fascinating love story set in Bombay during the 90s..

Nearest subways: 1,2,3A,C,E.
Showtime: 8pm every night
(Opening night & Wednesday nights at 7pm)

Preperformance chats with the playwrights organized by the ASIA SOCIETY: 6:30 pm
Saturday July 22 Mahesh Dattani
Monday July 31 Vijay Tendulkar

Post performance discussions between the audience & the directors/cast: 9 pm
Wednesday July 19th :
moderator Shashi Tharoor
Wednesday July 26*:
moderator TBA
Wednesday Aug 2nd:
moderator TBA


$35 per ticket per play. Call the Tribeca Performing Arts Box office
On sale Tue - Sat noon- 6pm 212 346 8510
Groups of 20 or more $30.
Students w / ID: $25 per ticket per play.
Season tickets: one ticket for each of the two plays $ 50.00
July 14th Opening night & Gala Dinner tickets $150: call Aroon at 9145766180.
Pre and post theatre chats are included in the ticket prices

For further information, please contact:
Ms. Aroon Shivdasani, Executive Director,
Indo-American Arts Council Inc,
27 Holly Drive,
New Rochelle, NY 10801.
Phone: 914 576 6180. Fax: 914 632 2390.
Email: aroon@masiny.com


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