STAGE & STREET PLAYS
More than 100+ stage shows/plays/nukkad nattaks undertaken by Rangahree Repertory Theater Group in Hindi and Bhojpuri language across India.
Majority of the plays are conceptualized, written and directed by the Founder of Rangashree House – Shri Mahendra Pratap Singh. Each drama/play has a social message delivered either in a satirical /comedy /serious way ensuring learning with entertainment.
The First of its kind, 5 day Bhojpuri Natya Utsav organized by Rangashree in National Capital Territory, India, the only NGO /organization to have conducted the show on its own, to be now an annual agenda of Rangahsree.
Recent Plays of Rangashree Theare Group are :
- Mahendra’s 5 Bhojpuri Short Comedies
- Bhishma Sahni’s, “Kabira Khada Bazar Mein”
- Loha Singh’s Natak
The most desired and sought after plays of Rangashree Theater Group are:
- Daroga Jee Vah Vah
- Mahila Pratikshalaya
- Khuda Na Khasta
- Aman Ke Rakhwar
- Birju ka BiahWatch Now
- Lutki Baba Ke RamleelaWatch Now
- SonaWatch Now
- Basmatia ChaurWatch Now
- KachotWatch Now
- Mehrarun Ke DurdashaWatch Now
It is an important part of Rangashree area of activities especially for creating awareness on various government schemes, citizens’ rights, dispelling myths and doubts prevalent in amongst lower income group, slums and pavement dwellers, migrant labors, poverty stricken rural areas etc. Also for reinforcing messages of economic independence for women, family planning, sex ratio, better child and women care etc. For promoting financial inclusion in rural areas, advocating villagers to get linked with the banks with the assistance from NABARD.
The most common areas of intervention for which street plays are conducted:
- Voting rights and Voter id Card
- Infant and Mother Mortality
- Sanitation and Hygiene
- Consumer Awareness on Government schemes/subsidies
- Superstitions/Malpractices/Harassment against Women
- Financial Inclusion