South Asian Theatre with Universal Appeal

Danish Husain - Qissebaazi

Los Altos Hills, Aug 2016

Produced by: The Hoshruba Repertory

Presented by: EnActe Arts

Performed by: Danish Hussain


Danish Husain – acclaimed actor, director, poet and Dastangoi expert – comes to us straight from the hallowed Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai with Qissebaazi – an intimate recounting of fantasy, folk and historic tales interspersed with poetry, asides and anecdotes in Hindi and Urdu.

The Hoshruba Repertory, founded and headed by Danish Husain, has staged Qissebaazi in India, the US, and Australia, including performances at Harvard and Columbia, and at EnActe.

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