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KATHAKAR – INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLERS FESTIVAL

Date : 11th to 13th November, 2016
Event : Kathakar: The Storytellers Festival

Storytellers from India and abroad shall be participating in the festival. Both contemporary stories and tales from legend, history and oral traditions will be presented by professional and passionate storytellers. There are special sessions for schools, NGOs and the disabled on invitation basis, please contact the organisers for details.

Venue : IGNCA Premises, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi – 110001
Schedule: Talks and story-telling sessions organised everyday from 5 pm to 8.30 pm

Programme Schedule:

Friday, 11th November 2016
5 pm – 5:35 pm – ‘Open Mic’ speed storytelling with amateurs moderated by Shaguna Gahilote
5:40 pm – 5:55 pm – ‘Ekatma’ – life and journey of Deendayal Upadhyay
6 pm – 6:45 pm – Stories from Turkey and Iraq by Sarah Rundle (U.K)
6:50 pm – 7:35 pm – Kambha Ramayanam by Tholpavakoothu Sangam (Kerala shadow puppetry) (India)
7:40 pm – 8:25 pm – Tin Soldier by Spice Arthur Kamishibai group (Japan)

Saturday, 12th November 2016
5 pm – 5:35 pm – ‘Contemporising stories’ Panel discussion with Prarthna Gahilote, Mangalam Swaminathan, Katy Cawkwell and Giles Abbott
5:40 pm – 5:55 pm – ‘Ekatma’ – life and journey of Deendayal Upadhyay
6 pm – 6:45 pm – Extraordinary Birds by Katy Cawkwell (U.K)
6:50 pm – 7:35 pm – Folklore/literary stories by Jaishree Sethi (India)
7:40 pm – 8:25 pm – Caught on the Horns by Giles Abbott (U.K)

Sunday, 13th November 2016
5 pm – 5:30 pm – ‘Give and Take’ and informal discussion on what may work for your storytelling with Naomi Mori and Katy Cawkwell moderated by Rachna Bisht
5:35 am – 5:50 am – ‘Ekatma’ – life and journey of Deendayal Upadhyay
6 pm – 6:45 pm – Frankenstien by Spice Arthur Kamishibai group (Japan)
6:50 pm – 7:35 pm – Qissebazi by Danish Husain (India)
7:40 pm – 8:25 pm – The Boy and His Horse by Katy Cawkwell (U.K)

Open to all

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