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– Weighing expectationsNeaz SubhanIt’s not snatched from Mohan Segal’s 1968 classic bearing the same title, but Neaz Subhan’s next directorial venture,Cheap Arizona Cardinals Jerseys, Kanyadaan,Wholesale NFL Jerseys Online, bears a striking resemblance to the plot of marriage and the clash of tradition bound up in a sordid tale of domestic violence.The play was written in 1983 by acclaimed Indian playwright, Vijay Tendulkar, who died last May. Tendulkar was noted for scripting true to life events,Nike NFL Jerseys China, and so the Indian Arrival Committee,Cheap NFL Football Jerseys, which is producing the play, hopes that this version will awaken debate about domestic violence and help women to see a mirror in the play’s main character, Jyoti.Jyoti (Dimple Mendonca) finds herself in love with a man who falls beyond the stature of her family. Her father, played by Mahadeo Shivraj, is a prominent politician who has sought to defy traditional values which alienate people on the basis of the Indian caste system.He readily agrees to the marriage, but faces opposition in the person of his wife,NFL Jerseys Outlet, played by Wanita Huburn.Kanyadaan is the ritual of Hindu marriages in which the father gives away his daughter soon after the wedding ceremony is over. While he might harbour reservations, rooted in his love and care for his daughter, he gives her away with pride, hoping that she will lead a happy life. How wrong Jyoti’s father is!Her home becomes one of constant abuse and her husband grows to stature in society as a successful writer and plays on the proud record her father has built up for himself.Jyoti musters up courage to leave her home, but her husband dupes the father into attending the launching ceremony for his book, causing the father to sacrifice his principles to save the reputation of his daughter.In an unexpected turn of events, Jyoti decides to return to her abusive home. Herein lies the message of Kanyadaan. Why did she do it?Wanita HuburnSubhan chose to slash Tendulkar’s original script, leaving off the profane expressions by which the lower castes in India are referred to. He has also clipped much of the tale regarding the caste system, since he does not see the issue of class being such a big problem in Guyana.The Indian Arrival Committee wants to raise awareness about domestic violence and hopes abused women can relate to the character of Jyoti and seek help.The Committee will have on display material on domestic violence and ways in which they can get help.The tale of Kanyadaan is a gripping one, and the test therefore for Subhan is to effectively transport the audience to Jyoti’s home, to make them realize the gravity of the problem of domestic violence and the hard choices abused women have to face.Will he do it? Subhan showed himself as a capable director when he last put on a play – Dosti – anchored on the unbreakable bond between two friends despite adversities.Dimple Mendonca has to pull the weight in this play. She has appeared in at least two of Subhan’s previous plays – Dosti and Tulsidas – but somehow it seems that her worth as an actor has not been seen.She has to prove that she is a good actor. She MUST deliver in Kanyadaan.Aditya Persaud and Rajan Tiwari are two other actors who worked with Subhan,Cheap Adidas Superstar Shoes, and his roping them into this play comes as no surprise.Wanita Huburn is one to watch. She has not been on stage in a long time. Knowing her as a broadcaster I think that she might step dangerously out of the character.Her ability to compose herself will be her biggest challenge; she has to keep the audience focused on her character rather than her exploits in radio and television.Subhan is confident about Mahadeo Shivraj’s ability to deliver a stunning performance. He has performed in many plays in North America and indeed here in Guyana.And so, Kanyadaan weighs heavily on Subhan to convey the sobering story of abused women, to move those who are being abused to get help, and to show that he can once again deliver as a director.Kanyadaan will be staged this weekend at the National Cultural Centre.(Neil Marks)
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