Draupadi

 

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Saturday  21st December, 2013 – 6:30 pm

Draupadi (Manipuri – synopsis will be provided)             
Kalakshetra,
Manipur

CREDIT

Story : Mahasweta Devi
Lights : L. Ibochouba
Music : H Tomba
Script and Direction : Heisnam Kanhailal

CAST includes Heisnam Sabitri in central role

OUTLINE :

Draupadi is an adaptation of Mahasweta Devi’s story about marginalized people who are continually oppressed by the powers that be. The protagonist Draupadi, or Dopdi, a Santal woman, fights against the atrocities being committed against her tribe. Ultimately, her husband Dulna is arrested and killed by the police. Dopdi, too, falls in their clutches.

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