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King Lear

In the high spirited , intimate space of Adishakti Theatre, classical William Shakepseare’s play King Lear is set on stage.
Auroville Theatre group presents King Lear by amazing act of home based actors, along with visiting actors and actresses. Tragedy follows the original language but is set in current time, thus giving actors a freedom to express their characters by their visions. Hard, demanding roles, lengthy time wise has shown the dedication, maturity, and brilliance of the actors.

Classical Shakespeare’s tragedy depicts the gradual descent into madness of the title character, after he disposes of his kingdom giving bequests to two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, bringing tragic consequences for all. Derived from the legend of Leir of Britain, a mythologicalpre-Roman Celtic king,

Due to the restoration work of Bharat Nivas Sri Aurobinod amphitheater, Auroville Theatre Group decided to stage the play at the Adishakti Theatre, Adishakti Laboratory for Theatre, Arts & Research on Edayanchavady Road. Adishakti Theatre with its funder Veenapani Chavla, who was deeply connected to Sri Aurobindo Ashram and Auroville. It is a fascinating place, with utmost respect to vernacular architecture, with reverence towards well being of humans, and nature , yet dedicated and focused in fields of performing arts.

AVFF17, Gm on IZ

In today’s news we are featuring short excerpt of interview with Marco and Tlaloc on upcoming AVFF17, which starts next Saturday 16th of December, as first in the series of event to celebrate 50th Anniversary of Auroville.

#Auroville50

On Moday 11th of Decmeber at 4pm at Unity Pavilion a General Meeting of International Zone.

Today at 6 pm – Presentation on Global Permaculture and Ecovillage Projects in Pitchandikulam.

The Aruoville Theatre Group presents Shakepseare’s King Lear on 7th, 8th and 9th of Decmeber at 7pm at Adishakti Theatre on Edayanchavady Road

On Saturday 9th of December at 5pm at Cinema Paradiso MMC in Town Hall The French Pavilion presents Geo political view of Mediterranien by Nadir Benmatti .

On Saturday 9th of Decmeber at 5pm at Bhumika Hall, Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India presentation on Sacred Community in Colombia by German Zuluaga.

The publication of the first issue of the relaunched Vaasal magazine.,and you can download the magazine here: https://www.auroville.org/contents/4355

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The Mother


Comments: 0 Date: 07 Dec 2017

King Lear, Knowing Each Other

In today’s news we are featuring two excerpts of interviews:
Jill invites us to William Shakespeare’s King Lear on 7th, 8th and 9th of December at 7pm at Adishakti Theatre on Edayanchavady Road.

Yesterday at Adventure ground at Bridging the Gaps Ira and D talked with Bhavya on the purpose of the event.

CAT : Progressive Integral Economy – An Economy with Engagement Steps for All the Cats invite you to an offering in French (Tuesday 5th December) and an offering in English (Tuesday 12th December) by Yves and the Lotus group at the Unity Pavilion from 4.15 pm to 6.30pm.

On Saturday 9th of December at 5pm at Cinema Paradiso MMC in Town Hall The French Pavilion presents Geo political view of Mediterranien by Nadir Benmatti .

Aha! Kindergarten would like to invite you to our Annual Open House Saturday, 9th December from 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm at Center Field corner.

The Newsletter 6 from Annapurna Farm Support Group. If you would like to receive the Annapurna e-newsletter regularly, please send them your email address: annapurnafarm@auroville.org.in

Jill Invites to King Lear

Short interview with Jill from the Auroville Theatre Group. and the director of the upcoming Shakespeare play “King Lear”. Jill shares some details on this classical play, which will be staged at Adishakti  on Edayanchavady Road (due to the maintenance work at Sri Aurobindo Auditorium in Bharat Nivas).
“The beauty of putting on stage a classical play, such as William Shakespeare’s King Lear, in Auroville [no less], with so many diverse actors from everywhere, lies in human unity in action.” mentioned Jill. King Lear will be set in present time, while keeping the language, in which the play was written.

King Lear will be performed on the 7th, 8th and 9th of December at 7pm, at Adishakti Theatre -Adishakti Laboratory for Theatre, Arts and Research, Edayanchavady Road.


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