Theatre scene is buzzing right now in Chennai. For a theatre enthusiasts, it is th best time to be in the city, as there are so many amazing plays lined up for you in the coming few days. Whether you like comedy, thriller, satire or a drama, a play awaits you. Take a look at our top recommended plays happening in Chennai this weekend and get ready to experience a plethora of emotions like never before! Here you go:
1.Return of Crazy Thieves A comedy play is always welcome. And especially when it features the comic king, Crazy Mohan, it should not be missed at any cost. The funny man is back with one of the most popular and amazingly hilarious plays, 'Return of Crazy Thieves' this Sunday at Mylapore Fin Arts Club. This play has made a history by completing 150 shows in just 120 days. So, don't miss it this time, if you haven't yet got a chance to watch it.
2. Karnan Scheduled to be staged at Vani Mahal on July 30th, Karnan is a Tamil mythological drama for those who are interested in mythology. It is based on the life of Karna from Mahabharta. Featuring an ensemble cast which includes Prakash Kutty (Karnan), Natana Sabapathy (Dhuriyodhanan), Jagadeesan (Sakuni), Raghavan (Krishnan), Parimalam (Kundhi Devi) and many more, this play promises to be an entertaining drama.
3.Birdcage Birdcage is a comedy play happening this Saturday and Sunday at Museum theatre. Featuring some well known faces of theatre like Sarvesh Sridhar, Mike Muthu, S Radhakrishnan, Gokul Anand, Suchitra Koliyot, Roshan Poncha, Namita Krishnamurthy and Biggu Chandilya, this situational comedy is an absolute entertainer which guarantees laughs from the beginning to the end.
4. Kirukku Nagaram Express A satire on society's regressive approach to mental illness, Crea-Shakthi team presents Kirukku Nagaram Express at Sri Sankara Hall this month. It's a one-hour musical journey creating awareness about mental health and how society's labelling and stigma make it difficult for people with mental illness come forward.
5. Icarr Weeoui's Payanam Payanam is a Tamil drama which tells the tale of slaves who need to attain victory in order to survive. It's a story where love, friendship, revenge and sacrifice plays an important role in the narrative. The play will be staged at Spaces Auditorium this Sunday.
Written By: Mansi Gupta | Post Date: 12 July 2017