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JULY 2024

Summer Courses and Workshops

Sunday July 7 onwards
at Sanskriti Kala Kendra New Delhi

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What's On // Currently Programming

Here is all that we're upto these days, delivered on a screen near you!


Upcoming Workshops, Jams & Activities

Sign up for one of our free sessions or purchase tickets for our next workshop, performance and activity. We are running online programs as well as in-person programs in New Delhi. 

Take a look below and pick something you fancy!


Artistic Work

#absurdtheatre #multilingual

One chases the enemy, another chases sleep. Somewhere, one devours an entire mountain while the other slurps on custard. Together they try to make sense of what’s between the lines, and the lines start to disappear. They let go of the questions when the answers begin to appear. Elsewhere, a town awakens to a dwindling yet satisfied populace, whilst a couple lay a picnic table amidst the gunfire.

Kaivalya Plays and the Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi invite you to witness ABSURDO, a multilingual theatre performance exploring the absurdist works of Latinamerican playwrights Enrique Jardiel Poncela, Fernando Arrabal and Virgilio Piñera.

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#interactive #verbatim #techintheatre

Mining Hate

An interactive performance built with audience-generated content about misinformation and hate speech in the digital age.

Mining Hate is an improvised interactive performance built with audience generated content that seeks to create awareness of the practices used by anonymous hackers to target journalists and minorities in India to spread misinformation. The show builds on real events in a country which has fallen to 150 out of 180 on the World Press Freedom Index. 


Mining Hate is part of the MediaFutures project. This project has received funding from the European Union’s framework Horizon 2020 for research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 951962. The show premieres in India in October/November 2023.



New Shows & Commissions

#digital #filmed #hindi

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A digital revival of the greatest literature piece in Incan origin, translated from the original Quechua language into Hindi.

This show was commissioned by the Embassy of Peru in India and supported by the Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi. The production was shot in September 2021 with social distancing protocols, having been rehearsed and developed remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Available for audiences worldwide from February 13th 2021 onwards.


#audio #interactive #athome

Lifeline 99 99

An interactive, one-on-one theatre performance on your phone, at your home. 


Lifeline 99 99 is an absurd telephone line that interrogates a critical question that confronts us today – in the age of growing indifference and shrinking empathy, can one still create a genuine human connection? 

Available for audiences in India and across the world.

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#improv #live #comedy

Improv News Hour

Given the ever-increasing state of confusion in the world, it’s not unreasonable to doubt whether the news you see on TV is real or made-up. Well, with this nostalgic news broadcast, you can be 100% sure that it is all made up!

A Nursery (Digital) Original show directed by Pratham Sarwate & Varoon P. Anand

Streamed live on Facebook.



The Practice of Safety in the Performing Arts


An study into the aspects of physical, mental and legal safety and wellbeing for individual practitioners like actors, directors, facilitators and designers, among others, in their own practice or as part of a larger collective, in India.

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Collaborate with us

We work with India's leading corporates, schools, colleges, performers and institutions with tailor-made workshops to improve communication, foster team building, build safe spaces and create memorable experiences with theatre.

All our workshops are led by trained facilitators with clear takeaways. We can work with groups of all sizes, personalize the exercises as per the needs of your audience and conduct the session(s) online. We strive to create a positive experience for our partners.

We'd love to bring our practice to your institution.

Get in touch with us today

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