Monday, February 11, 2013

Dastangoi in Pune

The Loft is delighted to host  

the lost art form of Urdu storytelling 

The programme will start with Ankit Chadha giving an introduction to Dastangoi, along with an insight into its history and demonstration of the form. 

The main section of the event is the performance of Dastan Dhaai Aakhar Kee - a story on Kabir - the poet and the lover. Composed and performed by Ankit Chadha under the direction of Mahmood Farooqui, the story takes you on a journey about finding the Kabir who is around you, in you.

Date: Friday, 15th February, 2013
Time: 6.30 pm onwards
Venue: the Loft, 877, Boottee Street Camp, Pune 411001

Kindly RSVP to or + to indicate that you will be attending 
as space is limited to 70 people.

Saturday, February 09, 2013

Mantoiyat at KLF 2013

Karachi Literature Festival 2013 Edition invites 

Team Dastangoi's


A Dastan about the life and times of Sa'adat Hasan Manto

Compiled and Directed by Mahmood Farooqui

Performed by: Danish Husain and Darain Shahidi

at 6.15pm on Friday, Feb 15
Main Garden, Beach Luxury Hotel

Saturday, February 02, 2013

Dastangoi at "Anugoonj 2013"

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, 
as part of their annual festival "Anugoonj 2013", 
are hosting an evening of 

Dastangoi: Tales from Tilism-e-Hoshruba

Performed by: Mahmood Farooqui and Danish Husain

Directed by Mahmood Farooqui

on Feb 2, 2013 at 6pm
at the Main Sports Ground, GGS Indraprastha University, Dwarka, Sector 16C, Delhi 110078.

Open to all.