For those of you in Pune who happen to be looking for a different kind of experience, we've found the perfect show. Especially for those of you who are fans of Anton Chekhov, this upcoming play is a must visit. A Hindi adaptation of Chekhov's short stories turned plays, this play is one of the most unique and thought provoking one you'll see in a while. Catch the play "Night With Chekhov" on August 03 to experience a rollercoaster ride of emotions.
By this point, most of you would be bored of the usual stand up and music shows but this play comes as a breath of fresh air. Focusing on the innate human emotions- love, loss, sorrow and a plethora more, the author touches the heart by spinning yarns that make us laugh and cry in the same breath.
A conversion of Chekhov's short stories into plays, each story will have a different setting, style, cast- all of which makes for a more engaging and enthralling experience. The play follows a day in the life of the author told through various short stories of his. All of this incorporates the aspects of theatre, writing, acting all together and brings a wholesome event that you wouldn't want to miss.
Apart from just following a day in Chekhov's life, the play will also focus on throwing light on some of our day to day activities and how mindless they tend to seem. It also reinstates the fact that of many things that you do everyday, it is vital to find joy in the smaller things and realizes that humans, as a species are part of something larger than themselves.
Though most of Chekhov's works focus on science fiction, his short stories are varied and touch upon loads of topics. From living a simple life to mystical and engaging stories, he's got it all. The hindi adaptation of his play is surely a must see.
You can watch the play on August 04, 2019 at Pune's Dramalay. If you're planning to go, here's where you can book your tickets.