Your browser is not supported for the Live Clock Timer, please visit the Support Center for support.

Tough to survive in theatre says Dr.Neelam Man Singh Choudhry

The state of theatre is really tough says well-known theatre personality and Punjab university professor Dr.Neelam Man Singh Choudhry.
She was interacting with the Calicut New Media at Tagore Hall in Kozhikode; the venue of the 14th National Theatre Festival .The License, directed by Chaudhry is being staged in the festival.
Lack of infrastructure, fund crunch and similar situations make things worse in  theatre field. Many theatre people are suffering lot due to such problems.

Her troupe, The Company’s eleven artists performed in this play, The License.
Dr.Neelam has been in the theatre field for the last thirty years and she has large number of disciples in this art.
She says that the festival gives an opportunity of cultural cross over. People can enjoy different language and style of theatre arts.
“It is a platform for people to understand other language dramas as well.”
“In drama, the audience gets an experience of life situations.”
“The ray of hope is still we have a nice audience.”-Dr.Chaudhri says.

 

neelamnew

Neelam Mansingh Choudhury

“What I think on theatre is we can give some experience through characters. I don’t know drama gives any message. However, life is there in every plays. We portray contemporary community lives and people in dramas.”
“I don’t concentrate on any particular theme alone. Each and every play is entirely different.
“Contemporary issues are always living in dramas. I can’t portray a fourteenth century life while I live in this time.However; there are some pieces of theatrics arts that stay timeless.”
Drama has a language through words, sounds and body actions. Sometimes body movements are the vehicles of drama theme. Once you understand the play in its real sense there is no language barrier. Meanwhile, there are some expressions that are uniquely digested in local language.
Dr.Chaudhri got her training in theatre arts from National School of Drama and after that she is a dedicated artist with direction and teaching.
She is a teaching faculty at the department of Indian theatre art, Punjab University since 1990.

The suspense is over; Prabhas’ new romantic movie ‘Radhe Shyam’ arrives with its First look

  CNM Reporter    The much awaited new movie of Prabhas has been announced.  The name of the new movie is Radhe Shyam.  The movie team revealed the name alongside its first look.  Fans had been  waiting for the movie starring Pooja Hegde and Prabhas.  Prabhas and Pooja have released a romantic picture together in the first look.  It was […]

“I dont mind being branded as a feminist director”-Pritha Chakaraborty

Pritha Chakraborty  is a Kolkata based Film-maker.She was in Kozhikode to attend 2nd edition of Women’s International Film Festival of Kerala.Her debut feature movie is Mukherjee Dar Bau (MDB).It has gained huge critical and commercial success in Bengali Film Industry. In the open forum ,after the screening of MDB at Kozhikode Tgaore Hall,Pritha  got huge applause from […]

Expression of womenhood through Mukherjee Dar Bou

The third day of Women’s International Festival of Kerala at Tagore Hall in Kozhikode portrayed many films of womenhood.One stands apart was Mukherjee Dar Bou,a Bengali movie by Pritha Chakraborty. Mukherjee Dar Bou depicts a family drama,focusing the complex and intricate yet caring relationship of a mother-in-law and daughter-in-law. The story revolves around a Bengali […]

Recent News

Education

Will NEP bring transformation in education?

August 12, 2020

  In the first part of CNM series of NEP discussions,Rinitha CP looks on NEP impact in school level education. Our second part will discuss higher education sector. The NEP has brought a massive change in the mode of education across the nation. The system that has remained more or less unchanged throughout the years is going to […]

Calicut UG CAP registration;step by step tips

Instructions for Applying through CAP Visit the website www.cuonline.ac.in The admission through Centralised Admission process to First year Degree programmes will be conducted in TWO Continuous phases.   Phase 1: Submission of Application Phase 2: Fee Payment Phase 1: Submission of Application Keep ready the following: 1. Date of Birth: copy of S.S.L.C 2. Mobile […]

August 4, 2020

Calicut UG cap begins

Calicut UG admission; Online application process begins ……… Calicut University has begun online UG admission procedure. Aspirants can visit the below website to apply for govt.,aided and self financing colleges affiliated to the university. www.cuonline.ac.in/ug.

August 3, 2020

More News