Taqseem: Writings on Partition by Manto

Taqseem: Writings on Partition by Manto

Zambeel Dramatic Readings present “Taqseem”, writings on Partition by Saadat Hasan Manto.

  • Siyaah Haashiay – Siyah Haashiyay is a set of 32 vignettes, each reflecting ironical perspectives on human nature in the background of the violence of Partition.
  • Gurmukh Singh ki Vasiyat – Gurmukh Singh ki Vasiyat draws a silent and chilling picture of the circumstances of one family as it finds itself isolated in increasingly troubled times.

Performance Credits

  • Performances: Mahvash Faruqi, Asma Mundrawala, Saife Hasan
  • Sound Cues: Hajra Haider
  • Sound Design and Direction: Asma Mundrawala
  • Poster Design: Naheed Z. Yahya

Date: Saturday, 8th September, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Entry: Rs. 200
Venue: 10-C, Sunset Lane 5, Phase 2 Extension, DHA, Karachi-75500

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