TV Times

‘Makarakshaya’ moves round the country

New production of Dharmasiri Bandaranayake’s multi-awarded political satire ‘Makarakshaya’ (The Dragon) which was originally made twenty five years ago will go around the country.

Sinhala translation of ‘The Dragon’ written by Soviet playwright Yevgeny Shvarts and translated by Cyril C. Perera will be staged at 2.30 pm and 6.30 pm on September 22 at Saliya Cinema, Akuressa and Technical College Auditorium, Ampara on September 24 and at Elphinstone theatre Maradana on September 25 at 7 pm.

The play won 12 State Awards from State Drama Festival 1985 including Best play, Best Director, Best Translation, Best Music, Best Costume Designing, Best Stage Set designing, Best Lighting and Best Choreography.

The others in the cast in the new production include Yashoda Wimaladharma, Dharmapriya Dias, Luxman Mendis, Priyantha Sirikumara, Chulla Jayawardhana, Gamini Wijesinghe, Leonard Cooray, Warnathunga Senanayake, Jagath Muthukumarana, Oshadee Gunasekera, Vathsala Ranasinghe, Dulanjalee Shankalya, Niluka Rajamanthree, Arunod Wijesinghe and Amila Gal Anga.

The choreography is by Jehan Aloysius while the assistant director is Ranga Bandaranayake and make up by Wasantha Vittachchi and the stage managers are Indika Wickramarathna, Susanga Kahandawaarachchi and Oshadee Gunasekera.

Top to the page  |  E-mail  |  views[1]
SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend
Other Magazine Articles
Bad citizens: Fond parody of society
Nishika’s spicy designs
A journey with Randhini
Smokie ready to fire with a bang
Pictures from the wild to save the wild
magazine -- Cover of the week
Mirror Magazine Articles
Yesterday once more
Celebrating 100 years of World Guiding
To reform or not?
Night of dance
Information you should not post on facebook
TV Times Articles
It’s dancing time in Colombo
Channa Wijewardene on Prime TV’s ‘CELEB CHAT’
The Glory of Casablanca
‘Black Magic’ at Continental
Piranha in town
Hunting for talent in new Arts
‘Makarakshaya’ moves round the country
Step Up’ on the final step
Play House presents musical plays
Police fight at AC Kotte
Wealth from a diamond
World Famous Batter Fried Dishes from Nihonbashi
SriLankan Catering takes up management of Serenediva Transit Hotel


Reproduction of articles permitted when used without any alterations to contents and a link to the source page.
© Copyright 2010 | Wijeya Newspapers Ltd.Colombo. Sri Lanka. All Rights Reserved.| Site best viewed in IE ver 6.0 @ 1024 x 768 resolution