3rd-TlismFestival: Harmony Theater presents Gender Violence

KARACHI:79

The Harmony Theater Group performed its play on gender-based violence, titled as “Ab Chup Rehna Jurm Hai” on 10th March,2015. The Play was presented at the 3rd Tlism Festival of Tehreek-e-Niswan (Celebrating its 35 years) at Arts Council, Karachi Pakistan. The crew received a grand applause from the audience and special appreciation from the legendary Sheema Kermani.

67 61

The play highlighted four major types of violence including street harassment, acid throw, childhood marriage and domestic violence. Furthermore, the patriarchal behaviors had also been highlighted in this play.

The Harmony Theater group focuses on themes depicting class and gender based discrimination in society through supporting freedom of thought, freedom of expression and freedom of choice by the means of theater and music.The Harmony Theater Group aims to represent the un-represented. Moreover, it works for a gender free society and highlights social issues through drama and acting.

558066

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s