Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 772

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 772

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address [email protected].

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Performing Arts > Theatre > Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting)
Pages from the book
Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting)
Look Inside the Book
Description
About The Book

So that is what theatre is about –success and disappointemnt, frustation and renewed hope. What seems impossible, slowly but surely shows rays of light, human strengths and frailties, enduring warm friendships.

I would go on feet from Bengali Market to Pragati Maidan, the Venue of rehearsal and staging because those were the days of hardship for theatre artistes. But it did not dampen our spirit and we were determined to do nothing but theatre.

Going backstage to wish the cast 'break a leg' before the show of The Queen and the Rebels, I found Bhaskar Ghose bewaiting the fact that some of the actors for the important crowed scnes had not turned up. Naturally, he dragooned me into giving up my seat in the audience and going on to stage, Equally naturally, I agreed!

Mriccbakatika was an innovative experiment. The stage was bare, the actors wore half –masks and colourful make up and the costumes were ultra –modern. We girls wore mini –ghagras and the briefest of cholis for which we were pelted with tomatoes and onions at a performance in Aligarh. A group of travellers, yatris with a passion for theatre, registered themselves as Yantrik in 1964 as blingual repertory company. The objective was to project the arts as a one of the longest –existing theatre groups. Hundreds of performers have walked the stage under the Yatrik banner, and shall continue to do so, this is the story of the journey in the words of the yatris.

About The Author

Born in Kalet in Uttarakhand in 1937, Diwan Singh Bajeli has been writing on theatre for four decades. His reviews and his interview ofeminent theatre and film personalities have appeared in almost all leading national newspapers. His theatre reviews have been published by India Weekly, London. For young readers, he has retold many kumaoi folk tales. He regularly reviews dramas for the Hindu. A trade union and cultural activist, Bajeli has had a long association with Parvatiya Kala Kendra, and is presently its vice president.

Bajeli has an MA in Political Science and a diploma in Journalism. He has written short stories in both Hindi and English, as well as a few one –act plays. One of his books The Theatre of Bhanu Bharti: A New Perspective published by Niyogi Books has been widely acclaimed by the press and discerning theatre lovers. The Ministry of Culture, Government of India, awarded him Senior Fellowship in the Field of the theatre in 2007.

Currently he is working on a book, titled Folk Theatre of Kumaon.

Contents

ContentPage No
Director Note's7
Genesis of Yatrik 11
Nutured by Joy25
Founding Memories 45
Silver and Ruby101
The Pillars of Yatrik 115
Movers and Shakes 237
Tributes253
Plays Staged by Yatrik 263
Index of Names268
Sample Pages









Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting)

Item Code:
NAP639
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2018
Publisher:
ISBN:
9789386906311
Language:
English
Size:
9.0 inch X 6.0 inch
Pages:
272 (Throughout B/W and Color Illustrations)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 725 gms
Price:
$35.00   Shipping Free
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 120 times since 5th Mar, 2019
About The Book

So that is what theatre is about –success and disappointemnt, frustation and renewed hope. What seems impossible, slowly but surely shows rays of light, human strengths and frailties, enduring warm friendships.

I would go on feet from Bengali Market to Pragati Maidan, the Venue of rehearsal and staging because those were the days of hardship for theatre artistes. But it did not dampen our spirit and we were determined to do nothing but theatre.

Going backstage to wish the cast 'break a leg' before the show of The Queen and the Rebels, I found Bhaskar Ghose bewaiting the fact that some of the actors for the important crowed scnes had not turned up. Naturally, he dragooned me into giving up my seat in the audience and going on to stage, Equally naturally, I agreed!

Mriccbakatika was an innovative experiment. The stage was bare, the actors wore half –masks and colourful make up and the costumes were ultra –modern. We girls wore mini –ghagras and the briefest of cholis for which we were pelted with tomatoes and onions at a performance in Aligarh. A group of travellers, yatris with a passion for theatre, registered themselves as Yantrik in 1964 as blingual repertory company. The objective was to project the arts as a one of the longest –existing theatre groups. Hundreds of performers have walked the stage under the Yatrik banner, and shall continue to do so, this is the story of the journey in the words of the yatris.

About The Author

Born in Kalet in Uttarakhand in 1937, Diwan Singh Bajeli has been writing on theatre for four decades. His reviews and his interview ofeminent theatre and film personalities have appeared in almost all leading national newspapers. His theatre reviews have been published by India Weekly, London. For young readers, he has retold many kumaoi folk tales. He regularly reviews dramas for the Hindu. A trade union and cultural activist, Bajeli has had a long association with Parvatiya Kala Kendra, and is presently its vice president.

Bajeli has an MA in Political Science and a diploma in Journalism. He has written short stories in both Hindi and English, as well as a few one –act plays. One of his books The Theatre of Bhanu Bharti: A New Perspective published by Niyogi Books has been widely acclaimed by the press and discerning theatre lovers. The Ministry of Culture, Government of India, awarded him Senior Fellowship in the Field of the theatre in 2007.

Currently he is working on a book, titled Folk Theatre of Kumaon.

Contents

ContentPage No
Director Note's7
Genesis of Yatrik 11
Nutured by Joy25
Founding Memories 45
Silver and Ruby101
The Pillars of Yatrik 115
Movers and Shakes 237
Tributes253
Plays Staged by Yatrik 263
Index of Names268
Sample Pages









Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Yatrik - A Journey into Theatrical Art (Fifty Years and Counting) (Performing Arts | Books)

Kathakali Kutiyattam and Other Performing Arts: Fifty Years of Theatrical Exploration
Deal 20% Off
by G.Venu
Paperback (Edition: 2005)
Natana Kairali, Kerala
Item Code: NAD063
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Theatric Aspects of Sanskrit Drama (Rare Book)
Item Code: NAC455
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Art of Kathakali
Item Code: IMD02
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Outlines Of Indian Arts Architecture, Painting , Sculpture, Dance and Drama
by R.N. Misra
Hardcover (Edition: 2014)
Aryan Books International
Item Code: NAO755
$90.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vanishing Temple Arts (Temples of Kerala and Kanyaakumaari District)
by Deepti Omchery Bhalla
Hardcover (Edition: 2006)
Shubhi Publications
Item Code: IHJ097
$65.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Performing Artistes in Ancient India
by Iravati
Hardcover (Edition: 2003)
D. K. Printworld Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDD277
$55.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Life and Times of La Meri: The Queen of Ethnic Dance
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDF261
$40.00$32.00
You save: $8.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Dance in Indian Painting (A Rare Book)
by Kapila Vatsyayan
Hardcover (Edition: 1982)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: NAF229
$125.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Bollywood in Posters
by S M M Ausaja
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Om Books International
Item Code: NAC358
$85.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Rasa- Bhaava Darshan (Based on Bharata Muni's Natyasastra): A Rare Book
Hardcover (Edition: 1997)
Clarion Books
Item Code: IDK023
$100.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
History of Indian Theatre (Early History)
by M. L. Varadpande
Hardcover (Edition: 1987)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: IDH429
$55.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Religion and Theatre
by M. L. Varadpande
Hardcover (Edition: 1983)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: IDK562
$12.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I received the statue today, and it is beautiful! Worth the wait! Thank you so much, blessings, Kimberly.
Kimberly, USA
I received the Green Tara Thangka described below right on schedule. Thank you a million times for that. My teacher loved it and was extremely moved by it. Although I have seen a lot of Green Tara thangkas, and have looked at other Green Tara Thangkas you offer and found them all to be wonderful, the one I purchased is by far the most beautiful I have ever seen -- or at least it is the one that most speaks to me.
John, USA
Your website store is a really great place to find the most wonderful books and artifacts from beautiful India. I have been traveling to India over the last 4 years and spend 3 months there each time staying with two Bengali families that I have adopted and they have taken me in with love and generosity. I love India. Thanks for doing the business that you do. I am an artist and, well, I got through I think the first 6 pages of the book store on your site and ordered almost 500 dollars in books... I'm in trouble so I don't go there too often.. haha.. Hari Om and Hare Krishna and Jai.. Thanks a lot for doing what you do.. Great !
Steven, USA
Great Website! fast, easy and interesting!
Elaine, Australia
I have purchased from you before. Excellent service. Fast shipping. Great communication.
Pauline, Australia
Have greatly enjoyed the items on your site; very good selection! Thank you!
Kulwant, USA
I received my order yesterday. Thank you very much for the fast service and quality item. I’ll be ordering from you again very soon.
Brian, USA
ALMIGHTY GOD I BLESS EXOTIC INDIA AND ALL WHO WORK THERE!!!!!
Lord Grace, Switzerland
I have enjoyed the many sanskrit boks I purchased from you, especially the books by the honorable Prof. Pushpa Dixit.
K Sarma, USA
Namaste, You are doing a great service. Namah Shivay
Bikash, Denmark
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India