The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

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The Play’s The Thing

  • Wednesday, 18th Nov
  • 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm IST

Sir David Hare is one of the UK’s leading playwrights, known for his excoriating and satirical treatment of politics and established institutions. He speaks to Anahita Uberoi about how theatre can highlight and possibly reform institutional evils and corruption and the power of drama and creativity to call out the failures and excesses of those in authority.

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Private: David Hare

David Hare is one of Britain’s most internationally performed playwrights and screenwriters. In a millennial poll of the best hundred plays of the 20th century, five were his.

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Private: Anahita Uberoi

Anahita Uberoi is an actor, director and producer who has worked extensively in New York, Mumbai and Germany over the last 33 years.

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