Classics

Mahabharata: a Modern Retelling

BY CAROLE SATYAMURTI.
DIRECTED BY JATINDER VERMA.
See It Safely
5 July -
1 August 2021

Overview

“This is the tale of a tragic dynasty.”

Mahabharata: a Modern Retelling was performed in three parts on 12 June 2021. Recordings of The Game of DiceExile in the Forest and The Wheel of Time are now available to stream at any time up to and including 1 August.

Award-winning poet Carole Satyamurti abridges the original Sanskrit epic to create a gripping blank verse version. Director Jatinder Verma previously adapted The Mahabharata for BBC Radio 4, with Claudia Mayer; and is currently working on another version for the BBC.

Follow the ticket links below to purchase access to the streams for the three different parts.

 

 

 

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People

Shaheen Khan
Game of Dice
Sharon Singh
Game of Dice
Medhavi Patel
Game of Dice
Josephine Lloyd-Welcome
Game of Dice
Vineeta Rishi
Exile in the Forest
Harvey Virdi
Exile in the Forest
Shobna Gulati
Exile in the Forest
Goldy Notay
Exile in the Forest
Shelley King
The Wheel of Time
Sasha Behar
The Wheel of Time
Sudha Bhuchar
The Wheel of Time
Stephanie Street
The Wheel of Time

Carole Satyamurti
Adaptor
Jatinder Verma
Director
Claudia Mayer
Designer
Laura Howard
Sound Designer
James Hesford
Music Composition
Jataneel Banerjee
Music Composition


Media

“A gripping narrative, focusing on the story … Resoundingly successful.”
New Statesman