SCCE Friday presentation 21 sept 2012
School of Culture & Creative Expressions, AUD
invite you to a talk
Rabha Theatre: Towards an alternative Aesthetics
By Benil Biswas
on 21st September’2012 2 pm
CR 7, KG Campus AUD.
Rabha Theatre: Towards an alternative aesthetics in the post 90’s people’s theatre in the North-East of India
This presentation enquires into community theatre, that marks the transition in Rabha theatre in particular and theatre in the whole of North–East in general, moving towards an alternative aesthetics articulating through the language of pain using spectacular visual poetry drawn in from the colourful ritual performances, that almost uniquely bridges tradition and modernity.