Date(s) - 03/04/2016
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.
Register on: http://bit.ly/eventshigh-dastangoi
(mandatory to accommodate more people)
Kindly register for any one show only.
Seating is first come first serve basis.
Please come early, the program will start on time.
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