Upcoming Events


25th May-14th June 2015 : THE ROLLER COASTER CLUB (an offshoot of ALANKAR THEATRE) brings KIDS SUMMER CAMP 2015

A SUMMER CAMP WITH A DIFFERENCE

For the seventh year in a row , THE ROLLER COASTER CLUB for kids is back with its KIDS SUMMER CAMP - 2015

An intensive THEATRE ARTS CAMP----which is a highly interactive experience where they can shed their inhibitions through the medium of drama.

The workshop is designed around free-flowing thoughts and improvisation using theatre games and exercises which help the students to gain skills and confidence allowing them to meet the challenges of school and the world outside. Another important aspect of the workshop is PUBLIC SPEAKING , wherein kids are exposed to the various aspects of the same like, extempore, paper reading, story telling, declamation and debate.Dance definitely is another important activity that happens in there. the creativity of children is brought to fore with art and craft sessions. The camp culminates in a grand finale with a complete theatre performance, a debate competition and dance performance by the group in an auditorium . The facilitators ,NIRESH KUMAR ( national school of drama alumunus), CHAKRESH KUMAR( A renowned theatre personality), HARLEEN VIRK(communication skills expert), are past masters in their field.
The star attraction is sessions by renowned R.J.

DATES - 25th MAY to 14th JUNE, 2015

TIMINGS - 10.00 am to 1.00 pm ( mon to saturday)

ACTIVITIES
- Drama
- Clowning
- Public Speaking
- Dance
- Art and Craft
- Radio Jockey

VENUE - The Sunshine Meadows School , Sector - 35 A , Chandigarh (airconditioned hall) ,ph no's - 98148-10050,99888-09393

CAMP FEES - Rs. 3500/-
TRANSPORT -AVAILABLE AT AN ADDITIONAL COST OF RS 1000/







Previous Events


RangChandigarh (a collaboration of Alankar Theatre & The Films and Theatre Society) -- 8th to 13th April, 2015


8th April 2015 : Play 'CHAKRAVYUH' (Featuring Nitish Bhardwaj) in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER and DIRECTOR : - Atul Satya Koushik
DATE : - 8th April, 2015 (Wednesday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 40 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)

Cast:
Nitish Bharadwaj, Lalit Bhardwaj, Gaurav Jhakhu, Sachin Joshi, Rahul Bhuchar, Rahul Singh

9th April 2015 : Play 'THE FIRST TEACHER' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Chingiz Aitmatov
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 9th April, 2015 (Thursday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 20 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh, Rajan
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Karan

10th April 2015 : Play 'Couple Trouble' (Featuring Kashmera Shah) in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - C. P. Deshpande DIRECTOR : - Atul Satya Koushik
DATE : - 10th April, 2015 (Friday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 40 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)
Note : - Not suitable for children below fifteen years of age.

Cast:
Kashmera Shah, Lalit Bhardwaj, Shakti Singh, Rahul Bhuchar

11th April 2015 : Play 'Wo Lahore' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER and DIRECTOR : - Atul Satya Koushik
DATE : - 11th April, 2015 (Saturday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 40 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)

Cast:
Rahul Bhuchar, Shakti Singh, Sachin Joshi, Ankita Juneja, Rahul Singh

12th April 2015 : Play 'Draupadi' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER and DIRECTOR : - Atul Satya Koushik
DATE : - 12th April, 2015 (Sunday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 40 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)

Cast:
Sonam Kanotra, Neha Madan, Shilpi Swami, Kanika Sood, Shakti Singh, Ankita Juneja, Nikita Jain

13th April 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 13th April, 2015 (Monday)
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 20 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free (Free passes available at the venue from 5th April Onwards)

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

19th March 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in Ambala (Haryana)

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 19th March, 2015
TIME : - 7:00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Sirhind Club, Mall Road, Ambala Cantt.
Entry Fee: - INR 100.00 per person

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

7th March 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in National School Of Drama, New Delhi

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 7th March, 2015
TIME : - 5:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Abhimanch Auditorium, National School Of Drama, Mandi House, New Delhi.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

3rd March 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in Patiala (Punjab)

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 3rd March, 2015
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Kala Bhawan Auditorium, Punjabi University, Patiala.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

5th February 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in Randhawa Theatre Festival, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 5th February, 2015
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Randhawa Auditorium, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector - 16, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

4th February 2015 : Play 'THE FIRST TEACHER' in Randhawa Theatre Festival, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Chingiz Aitmatov
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 4th February, 2015
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 10 MIN
VENUE : - Randhawa Auditorium, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector - 16, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh, Rajan
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Karan

4th January 2015 : Play 'POSTER' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 4th January, 2015
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

17th November 2014 : Play 'PHATE GULAB JAAMUN' in Premchand Rangshala, Patna (Bihar).

WRITER : - TBD...
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 17th November, 2014
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR
VENUE : - Premchand Rangshala, Patna, Bihar.

Cast:
TBD...

4th November 2014 : Play 'JI AAYA SAHAB' in Bahumukh Auditorium, National School Of Drama, Mandi House, Delhi.

WRITER : - Sahadat Hasan Manto
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 4th November, 2014
TIME : - 3:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR
VENUE : - Bahumukh Auditorium, National School Of Drama, Mandi House, Delhi.
Entry Fee: - Free
ABOUT PLAY: - The play depicts the story of a 10 year child ‘Kasim’ who works at the home of inspector and because of work load one day his finger cuts from knife and because of that wound he gets two days’ rest. Now whenever the workload exceeds he searches some sharp thing to cut his finger to get rest. But one day he cuts his finger deeply to get long days’ rest, but he loses the job even his hand.

Cast:
TBD...

3rd November 2014 : Play 'POSTER' in Manchnaad Theatre Festival organised by FTS, New Delhi

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 3rd November, 2014
TIME : - 5:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Shri Ram Centre, Safdar Hashmi Marg, Mandi House, Delhi - 110001.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

21st October 2014 : Play 'POSTER' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Shankar Shesh
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
ASST. DIRECTOR : - Manju Yadav
DATE : - 21st October, 2014
TIME : - 6:30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 15 MIN
VENUE : - Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Rajesh Kashyap, Mohit Sharma, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Hrishabh Sharma, Nikhil Modi, Savita Negi, Shweta Negi, Vishav Prabha Negi, Tejinder Singh
Backstage : - Madhusudan, Rajan, Karan

24th July 2014 : Play 'EK LADKI PAANCH DEEWANE' in 2nd Alankar Theatre Festival, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Harishankar Parsai
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 24th July, 2014
TIME : - 7.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 10 MIN
VENUE : - Randhawa Auditorium, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector - 16, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Chakresh Kumar, Rajesh Kashyap, Jaswinder, Ajay Dandyan, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya, Jyoti, Sachin Bhatt

23rd July 2014 : Play 'THE FIRST TEACHER' in 2nd Alankar Theatre Festival, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Chingiz Aitmatov
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 23rd July, 2014
TIME : - 7.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 10 MIN
VENUE : - Randhawa Auditorium, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector - 16, Chandigarh.
Entry Fee: - Free

Cast:
Chakresh Kumar, Manju Yadav, Rajesh Kashyap, Prashant Mehra, Nitin Sharma, Promila Thapa, Deepanshu Sharma, Priya Rajput, Jyoti Sania, Sachin Bhatt, Ajay

27th June 2014 : Play 'EK LADKI PAANCH DEEWANE' in Tihri Garhwal, Uttrakhand

WRITER : - Harishankar Parsai
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 27th June, 2014
TIME : - 8.30 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 10 MIN
VENUE : - Tihri Garhwal, Uttarakhand.

Cast:
Chakresh Kumar, Manju Yadav, Rajesh, Prashant, Jaswinder, Ajay, Nitin Kumar, Pardeep, Priya, Jyoti, Manju, Promilla

25th February 2014 : Play 'EK LADKI PAANCH DEEWANE' in Srinagar, Uttrakhand

WRITER : - Harishankar Parsai
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 25th February, 2014
TIME : - 6.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 10 MIN
VENUE : - : Swami Manmathan Auditorium, HNBGU Central University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand.

Cast:
Rajesh, Prashant, Jaswinder, Ajay, Nitin Kumar, Pardeep, Priya, Jyoti, Manju, Promilla, Aditi

27th December 2013 : Play 'SUKHIYA' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Munshi Prem Chand
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 27th December, 2013
TIME : - 6.00 PM
DURATION : - 50 MIN
VENUE : - : Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.

27th December 2013 : Play 'JI AAYA SAHAB' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Sahadat Hasan Manto
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 27th December, 2013
TIME : - 5.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR
VENUE : - : Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.

26th December 2013 : Play 'RAM SANJEEVAN KI PREM KATHA' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Uday Prakash
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 26th December, 2013
TIME : - 6.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR
VENUE : - : Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.

25th December 2013 : Play 'ANDHA YUG' in Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Dharamveer Bharti
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
DATE : - 25th December, 2013
TIME : - 6.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR 20 MIN
VENUE : - : Tagore Theatre, Sector - 18, Chandigarh.

Play 'NATAK KA NAAM KYU RAKHEIN' in Punjab Kala Bhawan, Chandigarh

WRITER : - Alankar Theatre Team
DIRECTOR : - Chakresh Kumar
TIME : - 6.00 PM
DURATION : - 1 HR
VENUE : - : Open Air Theatre, Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector - 16, Chandigarh.