STORY TELLING: Dastangoi by Ankit Chadha

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Date(s) - 03/04/2016
5:01 pm

Alliance Francaise de Bangalore


STORY TELLING: Dastangoi by Ankit Chadha

5.00 & 7.00 pm | 3rd of April | Alliance française Auditorium

Center for Revival of Indigenous Art (Cfria) invites you for
DASTANGOI by Ankit Chadha
(the art of Hindi/Urdu story telling)

First Show: 5pm – 6pm : Dastan Jai Ram Ji ki
Second Show: 7pm – 8pm : Dastan Dhai Aakhar Ki

Directed by: Mahmood Farooqui
Produced by: Anusha Rizvi

Entry free. Donations are welcome.
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Seating is first come first serve basis.
Please come early, the program will start on time.

3 april

About the Artist:

Ankit Chadha brings together oral narrative performance, literature and history. He specializes in bringing new content into Dastangoi – the traditional art of Urdu storytelling. His research-based works range from biographical dastans on Indian Sufi poets including Kabir and Amir Khusrau, to contemporary themes like corporate culture and digital divide. The author of the national award-winning children’s book ‘My Gandhi Story’, Ankit also works on history education through children’s literature. He tweets at @ankitchadha