Theatre

Community Theatre Performance on Theme One in Lahore

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A community theatre performance was arranged by IRC with the collaboration of RCDO Lahore under the program Strengthening Democracy. The play highlighted the issue of domestic violence, early marriages and sexual harassment. Women who are a victim of these issues continue to suffer in silence. Through these plays the audience were made aware of the repercussions of inflicting torture and ...

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Community Theatre Performance in Mirpurkhas, Sindh

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A theatre play was arranged for the community in Mirpurkhas, Sindh. The play was based on the issue of drug addiction and domestic violence. The characters projected a scene from a house where the wife is battered by the husband who is an alcoholic. The wife suffers in silence although other women try to put some sense into her. An ...

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Theatre Play on Theme One by Hyderabad Theatre Group

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IRC in collaboration with CWS arranged workshops on Theatrical Skill and Development training under the banner of Strengthening Democracy Program. This theatre play looks at the problems faced by the minority group in find jobs and getting job security in the process. People working in Baldia Hyderabad as gutter cleaners are exposed to some very dangerous working conditions. It is ...

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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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