Saturday, 3 June, 2023

Swapnadal to stage mimodrama ‘Macbeth’ at BSA today

Swapnadal to stage the special show of mimodrama ‘Macbeth’ today, marking ‘World Mime Day’. The play will be staged at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) at 7:30pm.

Written by William Shakespeare, ‘Macbeth’ is the 18th production of the troupe, which has been adapted and edited by Juana Sobnom and directed by Zahid Ripon. Swapnadal premiered the production on January 13. 

‘Macbeth’ is one of Shakespeare’s finest plays which presents a man’s conscience and the effect of guilt in his mind. 

The cast of the play are Juana Sobnom, Hasan, Sumaiya, Nishak, Shishir, Shyamal, Zebu, Anindya, Orko, Masud, Ruhul, Sabbir, Hriday, Rocky and others.

Fazle Rabbee Sukon has planned the stage and lighting for the play while Juana Sobnom, Hasanuzzaman and Sumaiya Shishir designed costumes. Shakhawat Shyamal and Mizaul Islam Khan done music, which was choreographed by Hasanuzzaman.

‘World Mime Day’ has been celebrated around the world since 2011 on March 22 every year, the day of birth of legendary French mime artist Marcel Marceau.