Theatre

A Theatrical Performance by Survivors of Gender Based Violence

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IRC with the support of Aurat Foundation under USAID supported Gender Equity Programme (GEP) put together an impressive theatre play “Inspiring Change” on 7th March 2014 at Marriott Hotel Islamabad. The survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) gave a larger than life performance. This was a liberating moment for the victims. One of the survivors said that she enjoyed being a ...

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Theatre Play on Theme One by Youth Group Lahore

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IRC conducted a Theatrical Skill and Development Training session with RCDO Lahore  under the program “Strengthening Democracy” by CWS. Edwin Iqbal of IRC was the trainer. Theatrical skill training was held from 22nd April to 25th April and Theatre Development training was held from 26th April to 29th April 2014. The play was based on the issue of domestic violence, early ...

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Theatre Play on Theme One by Lok Vehar Theatre Group

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 IRC conducted a Theatrical Skill and Development Training session with Lok Vehar Theatre Group under the program “Strengthening Democracy” by CWS. Edwin Iqbal of IRC was the trainer. Theatrical skill training was held from 16th June to 19th June and theatre development training was held from 20th June to 23rd June 2014. The play was based on the story of a drug ...

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Theatre Play on Theme One by Mirpur Khas Theatre Group

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IRC conducted a Theatrical Skill and Development Training session with Pirbhat Theatre Group under the program “Strengthening Democracy” by CWS. Fourteen participants from Mirpur Khas Theatre group took part in these sessions. Edwin Iqbal of IRC was the trainer. Theatrical skill training was held from 16th June to 19th June and theatre development training was held from 20th June to 23rd June ...

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Theatre Play on Environment

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Sujag Theatre Group presented a play on the issue of environment and projected the detrimental effects man made activities have on the environment. The performance highlighted the issue of cutting trees in our society. The most fertile, green lands of our country are rapidly transforming into dry, barren lands. The reason behind is that the human activity on earth is ...

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Theatre of the Oppressed

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The theatre of the oppressed recognises that humans have a special ability to take action in the world while seeing themselves simultaneously in action. It is based on the very premise that when a human sees himself, they can amend, alter and adjust their actions to have an impact on their surrounding. This theatre engages people in self discovery, dialogue ...

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Safe Drinking Water in Jafarrabad

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IRC celebrated its 12th Interactive Theatre Festival 2013 from 1st December to 3rd December 2013 at Ali Institute Lahore. The aim of the festival was to raise awareness on social issues and give a platform that encourages freedom and dialogue. “Safe Drinking Water in Jafarrabad” was performed on day two of the festival.  This play tells the plight of the ...

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Play on Minority Rights by Lok Vehar Theatre Group, Faisalabad

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Lok Vehar Theatre, Faisalabad Group arranged a play on Minority Rights as part of the 12th Interactive Theatre Festival in Lahore. This play is based on the rights of minorities in Pakistan. We should not forget the role of our Christian brethren who have played a vital role in the creation of Pakistan. Quaid –e- Azam when laid the foundation of ...

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Play on Peace by Kook Theatre Group Haripur

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A play on Peace was presented at the 12th Interactive Theatre Festival 2013 by the Kook Theatre Group Haripur. The story revolves around two communities i.e. the Khan and the Malik. Both are contesting for the elections but Malik sahab has an edge over Khan sahab due to his popularity. Malik sahab and his fellow workers treat Khan condescendingly. The ...

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Theatre Performance on Political Education in Lahore

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The 12th Interactive Theatre Festival 2013, organized by Interactive Resource Centre kicked off on 1st December 2013 at Ali Institute Lahore. The play “Political Education” by IRC and Mandwa Theatre Group Lahore was performed on Day One. The play “Political Education” depicted the history of Pakistan through musical chair. It was a satire on the Pakistan’s political history. With the ...

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