Jocelyne is a humble housewife working in the north of France. Her destiny will be forever changed when she wins the lottery. Based on the famous novel of Grégoire Delacourt, which was published in 2012 and is now sold in more than 27 countries.
Starring celebrated actor Mikael Chirinian, who was nominated for the "Meilleur seul en scène" Molière 2014, he comes to Dubai after his triumphant performances in France, and is anticipate to rouse audiences to standing ovations in the Middle East as he did in his home country.
The world's longest running play is coming to Dubai! Now in its 60th year, and celebrating its diamond anniversary, ‘The Mousetrap’ follows a group of strangers stranded by a snowstorm in a boarding house, with a murderer lurking among them. The suspects include a newly married couple who run the house, a spinster with a curious background, an architect who seems better equipped to be a chef, a retired Army major, a strange little man who claims his car has overturned in a drift, and a jurist who makes life miserable for everyone. A policeman comes into their midst, traveling on skis. As the bodies pile up, it becomes a race against time to identify the killer among them. Local community theatre group Backstage present their production of Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery on the DUCTAC stage.
Despite its intensity, not much has been written about the relationship of celebrated Urdu poet and Hindi lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi and the equally legendary Punjabi poet and intellectual Amrita Pritam.
Ek Mulaqaat is a dramatic exploration of one of Bollywood’s greatest love stories; an unconventional relationship, conducted across distance through passionate letters. Appropriately, the affair is rendered for the stage through their words: suffused with literary references and nazms, woven with the poetry of the legendary duo. The long love story is dramatically distilled, with only two fateful hours of their lives and their relationship brought to the stage.
Sahir appears suddenly and inexplicably at Amirta’s house, more communicative than ever. What follows is an intense, soul-sharing conversation which plumbs the depths of love, life and literature. All the while, their exchange interrupted by mysterious and increasingly frantic calls from Delhi, and their night on Amirta’s balcony culminates in a great twist,
Ek Mulaqaat stars celebrated Indian film actors Deepti Naval and Shekhar Suman, famed for their roles in Hindi cinema, and is directed by journalist, playwright and novelist Said Hyder Hasan.