NAATAK presents MELA
About the Plays
1. (Tamil) A TRAGEDY IN KANCHI Tamil
Directed by Soumya Agastya | Produced by Archana Kamath | Translated by Kalpathy Sunderam
A drama about a silk merchant, his wife, and a lover prince. Oscar Wildes classic switches to Chen-Tamizh in our adaptation.
2. (What Will People Say) Bengali
Written by Alice Gerstenberg
Directed by Sudipta Chatterjee | Produced by Deepika Sriraman | Translated and adapted by Sudipta Chatterjee
A gossip-mongering neighbor tries to convince three people that theyre having an affair.
3. (A game of left leg) Gujarati
Written by Naushil Mehta
Directed by Natraj Kumar | Produced by Devika Ashok
A comedy about what not to say when in love.
4. (The Window) Hindi
Written by Saki (H H Munro)
Directed by Mugdha Kulkarni | Produced by Chaitanya Godsay
All is not what it seems in this boy meets girl story.
5. (The Mad Man On the Fifth Floor) Marathi
Written by Anil Sonar
Directed by Anannya Joshi | Produced by Adwait Joshi
A mad man is standing on the ledge of a 5th floor window. How did he get there? What is he up to?
6. Naatak Improv Hinglish
Written by YOU, the audience
Directed by Neha Goyal and Abhay Paranjape
Unscripted theatre, which is spontaneous, creative and fun. Each Improv show differs from the other based on the audience suggestions and Improv games played in that show.
Children under 7 will not be admitted
Cubberley Theater (View)
4000 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
|Minimum Age: 7|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|