Maas basis will level its musical play, book of love, at the 8th Colombo international Theatre festival in Sri Lanka on Aug 4.

Maas foundation in advance achieved this play at the 2nd Tamasha competition in April, stated Aamir Nawaz, the director of the play and president of Maas basis.

He said the Colombo competition will be organised by using Inter Act art Theatre, Sri Lanka after completing their seven a hit variants considering 2012.

. Maas basis was the first Pakistani theatre business enterprise to be selected for the first version of the competition and it's been invited once more to perform this yr.

The theatre institution has been invited through the Pakistani excessive commissioner in Sri Lanka, who would also be the leader visitor at the festival.

more than 15 theatre groups from world over, inclusive of the usa, Germany, India, Sweden, Switzerland, Iran, Sri Lanka and Pakistan, are scheduled to carry out on the competition.

book of affection is a non-verbal take at the traditional boy-meets-woman story. It showcases a pair’s journey of affection, own family and parenthood through a toddler’s perspective.

5-yr-old Ali once observed himself alone at domestic. On a e-book shelf, he finds a e-book, called ebook of love, and starts offevolved analyzing it. In every phase of the book, he reveals an thrilling event happing in the lifestyles of a couple -- their meetings, dates, engagement, marriage, honeymoon and many others.

at the give up, he finds that this story is so just like that of his very own dad and mom’ whose love had disappeared from their lives.

Hassan Raza has conceptualised the play and it has been directed and mild designed by way of Aamir Nawaz. The background rating has been introduced and performed with the aid of Imran Nawaz Mani, while Gulshan Majeed has choreographed it. The solid consists of Gulshan Majeed, Eshah Shakeel and Hassan Raza.

The director, Nawaz, says it’s no longer clean to painting a tale on level with out dialogue, specifically within the subcontinent wherein script-based theatre is considered practical and appropriate.

“I take it as a undertaking, as inside the tale of e book of affection there were lots of scenes which we have been going to stage so technically and aesthetically it was truely difficult.

We had rehearsed for two months to position the whole thing together. And in the end when we did it in Lahore in January and then on the second Tamasha festival this yr.”

at the start published in , June 29th, 2019