Do you love books? Do you love imagining how the characters would actually look and sound like if the plot of the book came to reality?
Then look no further; for Harper Collins India is launching the newest mystery of Hercule Poirot – The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah to commemorate Agatha Christie’s birthday (15th Sept), a first-of-its-kind dramatized reading-cum-play for an Agatha Christie novel, at the Akshara Theatre (New Delhi).
EEEPPP! ARE YOU EXCITED?? You can find everything about the event below & I will be covering the event Live on my Instagram page and Twitter; if you want to know all about it; especially if you aren’t able to attend the event ❤
To celebrate the release of Agatha Christie’s latest book – Mystery of three quarters by Sophie Hannah – and to commemorate her birthday (15th Sept), HarperCollins India invites you to a first-of-its-kind dramatized reading-cum-play for an Agatha Christie novel, at the Akshara Theatre (New Delhi). Directed by Jalabala Vaidya, with Sunit Tandon as Hercule Poirot, this one is a must watch!
Agatha Christie’s work has never gone out of style, nor out of print, in the four decades since her death — to the tune of more than 2 billion copies sold. But Christie’s flame burns extra bright in the present, thanks to new film adaptations (“Murder on the Orient Express”), authorized sequels (“The Monogram Murders” and “Closed Casket,” by Sophie Hannah) and homages (“Magpie Murders,” by Anthony Horowitz).
The show is scheduled for 16th Sept 2018, 6 pm onwards.
You can buy the tickets for the event here: Book My Show
You can also read my review by clicking on the image below ❤
About the Akshara Theatre
THE AKSHARA THEATRE was founded in 1972 by Gopal Sharman: playwright, poet, musician, theatre and television director; and his actress wife Jalabala Vaidya. It is an exquisite arts complex set in just under one acre of land in the heart of New Delhi. It has four performance spaces for live performance equipped with the best lighting and sound equipment, a library, shooting and editing studios for television with the latest digital equipment, sound studios, workshops for set design, metal work and stone sculpture, as well as a studio for graphics design with computerized desktop publishing, and classrooms where the performing arts are taught to children and young people.
WHERE: AKSHARA THEATRE, NEW DELHI
The Akshara’s best-known theatrical production, Gopal Sharman’s contemporary dramatic version of The Ramayana, was commissioned by the Royal Shakespeare Company of Great Britain. Enacted by Jalabala Vaidya in a one woman English language stage version, based on the traditional Indian ‘Katha’ or storytelling style, The Ramayana has been performed more than 2000 times to rave reviews all over the world – including on Broadway in New York; at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC; at the Sadler’s Wells Theatre, one of Britain’s National Theatres, in London; at the National Theatres of Canada and Finland; and at numerous other prestigious venues, like the United Nations Headquarters in New York, where it received a standing ovation. Other popular Akshara theatre productions include Full Circle, performed in London, Europe and India, the Let’s Laugh… series of political satires, Karma, India Alive, the Bhagavad Gita, a season of Tagore’s Gitanjali and The Kabuliwala and Gandhi’s Gita, a play based on Mahatma Gandhi’s translation of the Gita –written by Gopal Sharman.