PREVIEW FOR PEER GYNT IN MALAYALAM BASED ON KUDIYATTAM BY DR. ABHILASH PILLAI
Tradition and Contemporanity: Peer Gynt Cycle, from 12th to 16th February, 2015. The conference-festival is supported by the Royal Norwegian Embassy and the Department of Culture, Telangana.
Participants in the conference include well known theatre directors M K Raina, Bansi Kaul and Kamaluddin Neelu and renowned academicians like Dr. Erika Fischer-Lichte, Dr. Ellen Reese and Dr. Frode Helland, among others.
The festival will feature theatre productions based on Henrik Ibsen?s complex fantasy Peer Gynt in four major South Indian languages, along with a Norwegian production by Theatre Joker company.