The Class Conflict - বেদের মেয়ে জোসনা - Live Musical Theatre, Rhiwbina Memorial Hall, Sunday, 20. October 2019

After a hugely successful and house-packed show in London and Leeds,  this highly popular Bengali opera (Jatra pala/ ancient rural theatre of Bengal) of visceral folk music and dazzling dance in a stunning theatrical setting is touring to Cardiff  in partnership with Arts Council Wales, Club 1400 and Shikor. Narrated in English, the story unfolds a powerful allegory of modern capitalism through live folk music, dazzling dance and  a unique way of story-telling.   Based on a feudal society of ancient Bengal, the story involves a snake charmer and his daughter, a prince, and a poisonous snake – will love prevail over class conflict?This form of musical theatre evolved in the ancient Bengal, and plays an important part in rituals, music, folk life and heritage in Bengali theatre experience will take audiences to the boorish yard under a Banyan tree in the rural village of Bengal, where these special story-based musicals are traditionally by RadhaRaman Society, this musical is scripted, adapted and directed by Ahmed Kaysher and it features a critically acclaimed dancer and actor Sonia Sultana as the daughter of snake charmer, folk dancer Sohel Ahmed as the prince, poet Sarwar E Alam as the king, award-winning singer Jessy Barua as the female singer, Amalendu Podder on the music arrangement, Saeed Fahim on Dhol, Rahel Chowdhury and Amar Baidya on supporting  role. and many others on different characters.'A  truly formidable  live musical theatre evolved from ancient Bengal with  soulful folk music and spectacular dance. The production that gained a standing ovation at Rich Mix theatre in London'. - East London AdvertiserFor tickets, please contact: Tahmina Khan - 07816 910201Dr. Bablin Molik - 07454 260560Christina Roy - 07903 311901

Sunday, 20. October 2019, Rhiwbina Memorial Hall, The Class Conflict - বেদের মেয়ে জোসনা - Live Musical Theatre

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