Wednesday, 5 October, 2022

‘Khowabnama’ at BSA today

Popular theatre troupe Prachynat will stage its much-acclaimed production ‘Khowabnama’ at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) today.

Based on noted novelist Akhtaruzzaman Elias’s popular novel with the same title, the play ‘Khowabnama’ has been written by Md. Shawkat Hossain Shajib while Kazi Towfikul Islam Emon has directed it.

The play ‘Khowabanama’ tells the story of people’s sufferings during the partition of 1947.  A number of historical events like ‘Tebhaga Movement’, ‘Battle of Plassey’, ‘Sepoy Mutiny’ and ‘Fakir Rebellion’ have also been depicted in the play.

The probable cast of the play includes Sanjida Preetti, Sakhawat Hossain Rizvi, Monirul Islam Rubel, Chetna Rahman Vasha, Shashank Saha, Md Sohail Rana, Mitul Rahman, Tanjikun, Saidur Rahman Shaheen, Srabon Shamim and others.