The Evam Theatre Group from Chennai, in association with Radaan Entertainments, is staging Alfred's Hitchcock's "The 39 Steps", on 27th & 28th November, at the Ravindra Bharathi auditiorium. The play is produced by Karthik Kumar and directed by Bhargav Ramakrishnan.
The 39 Steps has 4 actors playing 140 roles over one and a half hours. Irrespective of who's doing this, it sounds like fun to watch, but Evam is a name that sure is the cherry on top.
The play sees the entire film 'The 39 Steps' performed nearly verbatim on-stage. The film's serious spy story is played mainly for laughs, and the script is full of allusions to other Hitchcock films, including Rear Window and Psycho.
Evam is an award-winning theatre group in the business of live entertainment shows, workshops and cultural festivals. Having done over 25 plays and 400 shows in the last 7 years, Evam won the YPAE awards given by the British Council, and represented India at Edinburgh.
Radaan a television production house in the South, mentored and managed by cinema industry stars R Sarathkumar and his wife Radhika Sarathkumar. Having produced more than 8,000 episodes and playing on prime time for more than a decade, Radaan is a publicity magnate that entered the field of theatre.
Entry is by tickets of Rs. Rs. 150 / Rs. 250 / Rs. 500 per head, available at Walden (Begumpet), and Caf? Coffee Day outlets. Please contact 99629-43084 for further details.