Srabon Tragedy to be staged at Bangla Academy today

Culture Desk

25 February, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Srabon Tragedy to be staged at Bangla Academy today

Popular theatre troupe Mohakal Natya Sampraday will stage its much-acclaimed production Srabon Tragedy at the main manch of Bangla Academy this evening.    

The play ‘Srabon Tragedy’ is based on the tragic assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

The troupe is brining the drama on stage to mark the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Dhaka University’s Theatre and Performance Studies Department’s Assistant Professor Ashiq Rahman Leeon is in the direction of the play while Jahangirnagar University’s Drama and Dramatics Department’s Associate Professor Anan Zaman wrote it.

Almost 40 actors play different roles and personnel working behind the stage. The cast of the drama include Kabir Ahmed, Faruk Ahmed Sentu, Md. Shah Newaz, Monirul Alam Kajol, Poly Biswas, Samiul Jibon, Rajib Hossain, Shibli Sarker, Shahriar Hossain Polin, Tareq, Ahaduzzaman Kolince, Sumaya, Arafat, Shapnil, Piyashi Jahan, Tarif, Rony, Redowan, Siam Rabbi, Zunaed, Maya, Rafi, Jewel, Iqbal, Mir Nahid and Mir Zahid Hasan.

To note:  The drama was patronised by the Ministry of Cultural Affairs and different government and non-government organisations to pay tribute to the Father of the Nation.