Our Stage: Book Launch

Book Launch

The book launch of the ITF's first publication, 'Our Stage: Pleasures and Perils of Theatre Practice in India'
16 November 2009
At Prithvi Theatre

The book OUR STAGE brings together the discussions of Not the Drama Seminar, organised by the India Theatre Forum in March 2008, and has contributions by Samik Bandyopadhyaya, G.P. Deshpande, Sadanand Menon, Ram Bapat, Shanta Gokhale, Shiv Vishwanathan, Shyamala Vanarase, K.V. Akshara, Gopal Guru, Sundar Sarukkai, Sanjna Kapoor, Keval Arora, Anmol Vellani, Prabir Purkayastha, Kaushik Sen, Moloyashree Hashmi, Sameera Iyengar, Sudhanva Deshpande, and others. Without doubt, the book will prove to be a major publication in the field of drama and performance studies. The book is published by Tulika Books, a leading New Delhi-based publisher.

Sharvari Sastry | Theatre Administration - ITF, Mumbai

Sharvari Sastry is the Project coordinator of the India Theatre Forum website, an initiative of the ITF. She was formerly the Executive Editor of PTNOTES, Prithvi Theatre's monthly newsletter, and was involved with Theatre Professionals, a theatre company dedicated to professionalizing and improving the standards of practice for Theatre in India. She is currently a PhD student at the University of Chicago, where her research focuses on the intersection of print and performance within the field of Indian theatre.