New Wave Theatre comes to Bangalore

Arts & Culture

A bunch of young theatre artists are changing the landscape of theatre culture in the city

Bangalore, February 27, 2018: Young theatre artists in Bangalore are experimenting with the traditional form of theatre which is being seen as a distortion of the art form by experienced theatre performers.

  • Daya Sakrepatna performs 'Shiva' at a theatre in Bangalore

Daya Sakrepatna, a Bharatanatyam dancer and a theatre artist, in his play Shiva, incorporated dance and music to dilute the serious theme of homosexuality and transgenders.

Jimmy Xaviers, an RJ and an artist himself feels that it is completely up to the artist to decide what will make the play more appealing but dance and music should not be added to a play just for the sake of it.