Afsana Hoee Shaam at T2F


Join The Second Floor on Sunday, 23rd February 2020 at 7pm for a dramatic reading by Sameena Nazeer.

Afsana 1 : Anna Jee /انّا جی
Duration: 45 mins
Genrè: Fiction
Written and performed by: Sameena Nazeer

Synopsis:
Anna jee, a serious pet lover, strong headed woman, lived as an example in Pre-martial law and then during Zia regime. The story reveals the socio-political behaviour and changes happening in the Pakistani society of that time, as the strong back drop.

Afsana 2 Baaji / باجی
Duration: 45 mins
Written by: Sameena Nazeer
Urdu and Hyderabadi mixed dialects

Synopsis:
Baji, was a strong woman , raised and lived in Hyderabad Daccan, who refused to follow rituals and did not follow man made rules. This story is set from 50s to new millennium , where Baji lives in a big Haveli Ghaffar Manzil, and story is seen through her niece’s eyes. This Afsana is written in sweet Hyderabadi dialect mixed with Nafees Urdu.

Performers Bio:
An entomologist, a teacher, a painter goes to NAPA (national academy of performing arts) and becomes, a playwright, director, actor, producer and an entrepreneur Sameena has produced 7 theatre plays, directed 2 of them, she has written 3 original plays and adapted 9 known theatre plays. Sameena is a trained screen writer and has written& produced Tele-films, Serials & Soaps for various Tv Channels.

Date: Sunday, 23rd February 2020
Timings: 07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Location: Faraar Gallery, T2F
Entry: Rs. 500/- (Available at the Venue)
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/208817710241215/

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