HINDI SHORTS 2020 – Synopses of 5 short plays – Livestreamed each Friday
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Pre-show 8-45 pm EST – Play starts 9-00 pm EST
—————————————————————————————————————–November 6, 2020
‘My Dear Arvind’ by Tanuj Khosla
A differently-abled wife misses her late husband and reminiscences about her life and love.
—————————————————————————————————————–November 13, 2020
‘Us Dopahar ki Baat’ by Uday Krishna
A man in his 30s reflects upon that one lazy afternoon when he, a young over-confident guy in his early 20s, had a discussion with his mother about leaving his job to pursue his passion in the arts.
——————————————————————————————————————–November 20, 2020
‘Amma’ by Uday Krishna
A lady in her 60s living in a small town is convinced that her son, who is presumed dead, is actually sending her emails, which in turn have changed her life. Her relatives think she is delusional. They try to reason with her. The conversations meander on the science/tech and belief debate among other things and each one realizes their own beliefs and biases.
——————————————————————————————————————–November 27, 2020
‘The Monk’ by Uday Krishna
A young monk from a monastery is sent on a unique exile to live in the modern world where his preachings and learnings are tested in a householder’s life enabling him to discover “himself”.
——————————————————————————————————————–December 04, 2020
‘That Summer Holiday’ by Uday Krishna
A young teenager is visiting his sister’s place for the first time post her wedding and is coming to terms with the fact that this “stranger” she married has become more important to her than him.