Beewion Ka Madarsaa

Under the fortnightly theatre scheme of Jawahar Kala Kendra, the romantic comedy play ‘Beewion Ka Madarsaa’ was staged at Rangayan. The play was directed by Atul Mathur of the Ank Natya Sansthan. The play revolved around Hanif Mohammed who does not marry because he believed that all women are dishonest and betray their husbands. Meanwhile, on meeting the 6-year-old, beautiful and innocent Husnaara, he gets the idea to train her as a bride according to his choice. Husnaara is placed under house arrest since childhood and is given education as per Hanif Mohammad’s instruction. As time passes, Husnaara turns seventeen. Hanif’s two servants, Kammo and Sultan Ali stay with Husnaara to keep an eye on her. Despite their watch, Husnaara falls in love with a man named Gulfam. The efforts to keep Husnaara and Gulfam apart from each other and the struggle to win Husnaara in this comedy play was enjoyed by the audience. The Qawwali used in the play was written by Dil Lakhnawi rendered and composed by the Late Shri Shankar Shambhu.