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Splendid Acts to come Alive

Splendid acts to come alive Jan 31, 2013
The Deccan Herald Theatre Festival 2013’, with its wide variety of plays, will be staged at Chowdiah Memorial Hall, from February 1 to 10, at 7.30 pm   On February 1, Clear Waters Media will present ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’, written by Dario Fo and directed by Kishore Acharya. 
A comic farce based on a real-life incident that took place in Italy in 1969, the setting of the play is a police station where the main character, the Maniac, proceeds to investigate an incident in which an anarchist fell from the fourth floor window of the police headquarters where he was being interrogated. 

On February 2, WeMove Theatre will present ‘P.S I Don’t Love you’, written and directed by Abhishek Iyengar. This is the story of five friends — a couple who are in trouble, an insecure, desperate for a Prince Charming girl, a hyper-excited crazy nutcase and a sensible mature guy, who set out for what they believe as the ‘journey of a lifetime’.

February 3,…

Field of Poppies

"You have loved me, Fair, three lives -- or days:
'Twill pass with the passing of my face. But where I go, your face goes too, To watch lest I play false to you. - Field of Poppies: a poem by Francis Thompson
The Deccan Herald Theatre festival features the World Premier of Walter Wykes, “Field of Poppies”, produced by DreamScope Theatre and directed by Puja Goyal. Field of Poppies, revolves around a man called Edward. A terrible and devastating incident has marred Edwards’ memory and he refuses to remember his beloved wife. Her memories lie dormant inside of him, until another woman comes into his life to help him remember. Edward battles the demons of his past and the persistent questioning of the psychiatrist Anne. He prefers to inhabit the walls of an asylum rather than face the realities. Field of Poppies is a play about eternal love that resides in the realms of our hearts.

This Valentine month, rediscover the meaning of true love in the “Field of Poppies”. In a world terri…

Field of Poppies - Art Work