All-night theatre festival on May 1
The Punjab Lok Sabhyacharak Manch will hold an all-night theatre festival in the memory of eminent playwright Dr Gursharan Singh on May 1. The event will be held in the evening at Punjabi Bhawan and will see the staging of five plays, all authored by Dr Singh.
The event will also see a documentary on Dr Singh released by the manch. The
documentary titled “Sada Safar Te” will display the life and works of Dr Singh, said general secretary of the manch Kanwaljit Khanna.
The all-night festival is an annual event of the manch that is being organised for the past 25 years.
Dr Singh was a noted playwright and theatre personality and was known as the “Bhisham Pitamah” of theatre in the region. He passed away last year.