Sanglap Group Theater will stage its play ‘Manab Surat’ in the ongoing ‘Bangabandhu O Swadhinata Natya Utsab’ at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) at 6:30pm today.
The play has been written and directed by Rafiqul Alam. Selina Akhter Priya, Tamanna Meher Popy, Habibur Rahman, Moinuddin Hasan Khokhon, Walid Ahmed Chowdhury, Shahriar and others will be seen acting in the play.
The story of ‘Manab Surat’ revolves around a Baul singer Fakir Samser Ali, who leads a very simple life and singing is his heart and soul. The main story starts after his demise. Some of the heads of the village give ‘fatwa’ on his Janazah. So that his corpse remains on the field all day long. Then, some youths come to the spot and take the step for his burial.
‘Bangabandhu O Swadhinata Nattya Utsab’ will continue till December 13.