SIZZLER OFTHE WEEK
Manasi Parekh Gohil Age 27 Provenance Mumbai On her CV A bachelors from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. Big break With TV serials Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi and India Calling. Her USP An actor and a singer (won Zee TV’s music reality show Star Ya Rockstar.) Her new role Playing Carmen, the seductive gypsy in Bizet’s French opera, adapted for the Indian stage as Club Desire by Sunil Shanbag, with the libretto composed by Booker nominee Jeet Thayil. The opera opens in Mumbai on October 24.