Tananahoo Ya Hoo! at T2F

The Second Floor is proud to host the debut performance of poet, actor and director Yasra Rizvi who will be reciting her own poetry for the first time in front of a live audience. Singer and composer Schumaila Hussain will perform her own compositions of Jaun Elia; and actor, writer and director Abdullah Farhatullah will moderate a discussion on contemporary expressions of Urdu poetry.

About the Performers:

Yasra Rizvi is the founder of HARKAT Pictures and a popular modern day Urdu poet with 10 years of writing, direction, and acting experience spanning over theatre and television. She is a business graduate from the U.S. with an innovative entrepreneurial flare and has completed her master’s thesis, a comparative study of Indian and Pakistani cinema at the University of Leicester, UK . She is currently working on Senti Aur Mental, her writing and directorial debut in feature film making.

Schumaila Hussain is a composer and a singer. Her music can be classified as an amalgamation of bluesy tunes and strong vocals. She already has seven songs up her sleeve ranging from captivating jazzy tunes to mainstream bollywood-sort tracks and has three tracks to go before she signs a record deal Schumaila Hussain had performed almost all over in Pakistan. She has performed for UBL, private events for Coke & Initial International performances was in USA with Mary Wilson at Houston, Texas, New York , Vegas and LA.And in 2014.

Date: Sunday, 29th September 2019
Time: 07:00 PM – 09:30 PM
Venue: Faraar Gallery, T2F
Entry: Rs. 500/-
Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/498707447578856/

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