'Pakistan aur Alzheimer's' is a hilarious presentation of a heart rendering story
- of a 90-year-old man recalling Partition in a funny and factually incorrect manner, as he suffers from the Alzheimer's, making the audiences laugh without a pause.
The play has been hailed as a unique portrayal of the tragedy of partition form using Comedy as a ploy to confront the very basis of the unfortunate event. Dubbed as the Unique play of the Decade by the Critics and Media, it brings together two Thespians of Indian Theatre to offer an unforgettable evening of great Theatre experience
It has been written and directed by Dr M Sayeed Alam who has earned the reputation of being the "purveyor" of original plays in India, including Ghalib, K. L. Saigal, Ghalib in New Delhi, Maulana Azad, Lal Qile Ka Aakhri Mushairah . It is performed by Saleem Shah, an actor with a chequered career on Stage, Films and Television, especially remembered for his thought provoking roles in films like English August, Sarfarosh, Fanaa etc. and TV Series like Just Mohabbat, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi etc.