Archive Talk: The Stages of Performance with Sania Saeed & Fawad Khan (Pt.2) by T2F


Archive Talk: The Stages of Performance with Sania Saeed & Fawad Khan (Pt.2) is a highly energetic and determined individual, Sania truly a powerhouse of acting. With a remarkable experience on stage that speaks for itself, her strong traits of elegance and excellence remain consistent throughout her work. In an informal conversation with Fawad Khan, catch Sania Saeed sharing with us her acting journey of street theater, ideological stage plays, TV dramas and films.

About the Speakers:

Sania Saeed
Sania Saeed is a veteran actor from Pakistan, her career spans over more than two decades. Being part of numerous award winning productions, from the small screen and the stage, Sania is the hallmark for quality entertainment work. She currently serves as the president of OLOMOPOLO Media, and was the founding member and producer of Katha Theater, an organization committed to bring theatre to the masses. Sania’s accolades include acting awards by PTV and LUX Style Awards. Most recently recognized for her portrayal of Safiyah in the film ‘Manto’ by the ARY Jury Award, she is no stranger to being in the spotlight for outstanding work. She was also part of the team that was recognized by the Population Communications International (PCI). She has represented Pakistan at the Emmys and Banff television festival in Canada. Her educational background of psychology and sociology lends itself well to her understanding of the human condition which she translates beautifully into her art, engrossing the audience in the situation of her character.

Fawad Khan
Carrying an extreme passion for theatre, Fawad graduated from the National Academy of Performing Arts (NAPA), majoring in direction for stage, in the year 2008. Since then he has been consistently doing theatre, he has not only been directing but acting and writing as well. Some of the major productions he has been part of include WAITING FOR GODOT, directed by Zia Mohyeddin; KING LEAR, directed by Zia Mohyeddin; SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR, a production that was very special because Fawad got to direct one of his most beloved teachers, Mr. Rahat Kazmi; KHEL EK RAAT KA, a play that was done in a very intimate setting and it received a lot of appreciation from everyone; BABA JALINOOS, an adaptation of Moiere’s Tartuffe; KHOYA HUA AADMI by Kamal Ahmed Rizvi; and QUSOORWAR, an adaptation of ’12 Angry Men’ by Reginald Rose and CHUP a play that he wrote himself.

Date: 24th June 2021
Time: 8:00PM
Location: Online Premiere
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/196937572316997/

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