Friday, May 24, 2019
News
  News Updated on Friday, May 24, 2019 12:54:40 AM
India Asia World Sports Business Sci-Tec Health Entertainment Bollywood Video Press Releases Features City News
 
NEWS HOME
INDIA

'Janta Raja' to be staged in the US: Babasaheb Purandare
Thane | Friday, Nov 2 2007 IST
 
   COMMENTS   Print this Page   PRINT   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend  
   
 


 

Historian and ''Shivsahir'' Babasaheb Purandare has said the popular play ''Janta Raja'', based on the life of Chhatrapati Shivaji, will be staged on a large-scale in the United States in the coming months.

The play, which has over 200 artistes, had been performed in the United States earlier too and had received tremendous response, Mr Purandare said while addressing a press conference here yesterday.

Shows would be held in New Jersey, Chicago and Los Angeles, he said. ''Janta Raja'' would be staged in Thane city from November 20 to 26. It is after a long gap of over 14 years that the play was being staged in Thane. The play, which had completed more than 780 shows since it was first staged in 1985, traces the life of Shivaji. Mr Purandare said efforts are on to stage the play in other languages also, including Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Bengali and Gujarati.

-- (UNI) -- 02DR2.xml

 

Watch News Videos

 

 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Opposition should learn lessons from deb...
BJP leads in Rajasthan, Congress trails ...
NDA leading in Bihar (Lead)...
DMK leads in Tamil Nadu's 20 Lok Sabha s...
Telangana: TRS lead in 11, BJP in 3...
BJP's Babul Supriyo leading from Bengal'...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Massive profit booking fades histor... 
PSG president under investigation f... 
KCR congratulates Patnaik on Odisha... 
Aziz Ansari hosts surprise gig in M... 
KCR's Federal Front dream shattered... 
NDA sweeps Bihar, Grand Alliance re... 
Amit is 'Shah' of Modi's historic s... 
Argentina plays leading role in 203...