Over my years of working in the theatre scene in Mumbai I have realized that practitioners as well as the audience can be extremely myopic about quality. While on one hand, a healthy bunch of new thea...
Today, what the theatre scene lacks is ideology. Theatre-makers want to become more escapism-friendly, tailoring scripts and creating devices to woo audiences. While I don’t have a problem with earning money, mindless theatre, which stays afloat with punch lines and hollow drama, bothers me.