Login with Facebook         Create Account

    THEATRE

    Shah Jahan - A play in English, Directed by Subrata Das

    Presented by SETU - Stage Ensemble Theater Unit at Arsenal Center for the Arts Black Box Theater

    February 7 - February 9, 2014


    Bookmark


    Shah Jahan - A play in English,  Directed by Subrata Das

    The play 'Shah Jahan' is about the world’s greatest love story and the worst treachery during the Mughal period in India.   Emperor Shah Jahan built Taj Mahal for his beloved wife Mumtaz and was imprisoned by his estranged son Aurangzeb.   The play dramatizes the attempt by the Emperors four sons, Dara, Suja, Aurangzeb and Murad to capture the Throne.  The frail emperor Shah Jahan, gradually losing control over...

    The play 'Shah Jahan' is about the world’s greatest love story and the worst treachery during the Mughal period in India.   Emperor Shah Jahan built Taj Mahal for his beloved wife Mumtaz and was imprisoned by his estranged son Aurangzeb.   The play dramatizes the attempt by the Emperors four sons, Dara, Suja, Aurangzeb and Murad to capture the Throne.  The frail emperor Shah Jahan, gradually losing control over his empire struggles with the opposing forces of his love for his sons and his duty as the Emperor to crush the rebels.   Will he succeed in his attempts?   The play includes three choreographed group dance sequences planned into the script to depict the arts and culture prevalent in 1600's.


    Arsenal Center for the Arts Black Box Theater

    321 Arsenal Street
    Watertown, MA 02472

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $20


    General Day and Time Info:

    There will be a 15 min intermission with Indian snacks available for purchase.



    Phone: 5087407848


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.


    Facebook Comments

    Member Reviews

    Add review/comment

    • Event Name: Shah Jahan - A play in English, Directed by Subrata Das
      5 out of 5 stars rating "Love it!!!!"
      Review posted by: Naseem Chatiwala from Chelmsford , Jan 25, 2014

      An extraordinary performance. Everything from costumes, sets, dialogues, dances, performances was exceptionally well done! Our family really enjoyed the show last fall. I am glad you are... Expand

    • Event Name: Shah Jahan - A play in English, Directed by Subrata Das
      "An awesome stage performance!"
      Comment posted by: Guest from USA, Jan 23, 2014

      An awesome stage performance!

      • Massachusetts Vacation


         

      © 2014 - ArtsBoston - All Rights Reserved.

      Contact Us | Privacy Policy/Terms of Service | Site Feedback