Hyderabad Children's Theatre Festival 2016 Inauguration Ceremony at Taj Deccan, Hyderabad
7th Edition of CHILDREN’S THEATRE FESTIVAL in Hyderabad
With special focus on Puppets & Masks
Hyderabad, 10 December 2016: - The 7th edition of Hyderabad Children’s Theatre Festival will be held at Shilpakala Vedika, Madhapur from 12th to 14th December 2016. This year, the festival’s theme is - Puppets & Masks and will showcase Katkatha Puppet Arts Trust from New Delhi, Perch Theatre from Chennai and Dur Se Brothers from Mumbai.
Donor passes are for Rs.150/- and Season Pass is Rs.400/- more details can be found onwww.facebook.com/HCTFestival.com or call 9490440986.
In addition to the performances, Hyderabad Children’s Theatre and Katkatha Puppet Arts Trust from Delhi will organise a ‘Puppet Workshop for Children’ on December 11th 2016. To enquire & enroll, please call 9490440986.
Monday. December 12th - 6.30pm
“Dinosaur!” - Katkatha Puppets Arts Trust, New Delhi
No spoken word/Music | 45 minutes | 5 years+
Synopsis: A gripping tale about a lost little T-Rex amidst a pack of ravenous Raptors! Will he make it?
Playwright: ShravanHeggodu Directors:Anurupa Roy &ShravanHeggodu
Tuesday. December 13th - 6.30pm “Jujubee” - Perch, Chennai English/Tamil | 70 minutes | 5 years+
Synopsis:A kingdom of rules.An evil king. An unlikely heroine. A Jujubee....
A fantastic story filled with action, colourful masks, larger-than-life puppets, music and dance!
Story devised by:Perch Director: Rajiv Krishnan
Wednesday. December 14 . - 6.30pm “Elephant in the Room” - Dur Se Brothers,Mumbai English | 60 minutes 112 years+
Synopsis:Inspired by the world of Indian mythology, Elephant in the Room plays homage to the beloved God,Lord Ganapati, in this quirky and poignant reinterpretation of his story.
Playwright: SnehSapru Director: Yuki Ellias