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From the queen who blinded herself to the woman who defied death, five writers and a singer/songwriter share works-in-progress on iconic female charaters from The Mahabharata - India's great epic of humanity - as part of Tara's ongoing focus on reclaiming classics. 

A sharing of writings by Kamila Shamsie, Preti Taneja, Razia Iqbal, Grace Nichols, Yasmine Rana, Sohini Alam and Amrit Kaur Lohia, performed by a cast of accomplished actors and musicians. 

Tara Arts has teamed up again with digital partners Pilot Theatre to bring you an evening of powerful writing and performances from The Mahabharata, live from Tara Theatre in London.


Thurs 31 May 2017 from 7.30 to 9pm

On the evening, we will begin the live-stream by 7.25pm, prior to the start of the event at 7.30pm. Let us know you're watching and join the conversation on Twitter or Instagram by using #MahaWomen

1.5 hours

Age guidance 12+






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