About The Hindu Metro Plus Theatre Fest
The Hindu MetroPlus Theatre Fest showcases some of the finest English theatre in the country as well as some stunning performances from overseas. Many of these plays will travel to other cities where the MetroPlus Theatre Fest will be held this year, the cities include, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Coimbatore and Kochi.
Woyzeck by Sadari Movement Laboratory
A poor German soldier who`s driven to madness by inhuman military discipline, murders his mistress. This remains one of the most enigmatic, shocking and influential works of modern theatre.
Baghdad Wedding by Akvarious Productions
In war-ravaged Baghdad, this is the tale of three friends, torn between two worlds who grapple with their cultural, political and sexual identities.
One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest:
Tyrannical Nurse Ratched rules her psychiatric ward with an iron fist and a penchant for electro shock therapy. Into her ordered domain enters Randle P. McMurphy, intent on disruption and showing the other patients a good time. Before we know it, a battle of wills emerges.
The play, written in 1988, deals with issues of love, lust, the battle of the classes and sexes. Julie, a Count`s daughter is a free spirit who is cramped by social mores, in order to escape them, she flirts with an attractive male servant.