Mumbai Murmurings: 213 Tiny Tales of Theatre

Author: Ramu Ramanathan
Publisher: Manipal Universal Press
ISBN: 9788196796594
Year Published: 2024
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 210
Size & Weight: 21 x 14 x 2 cm
Country: India

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Mumbai Murmurings: 213 Tiny Tales of Theatre is an anecdotal compilation of behind-the-scenes experiences of Mumbai theatre. Alphabetically structured, each letter contains an abundance of stories, connected by a subjective commentary in the form of “Greenroom Gupshup”. This book takes the readers through the memory lanes of theatrewalas: it introduces personages, notable street corners and khanawals, and remarks upon play performances through the years.

Ramakrishnan Ramanathan, known as Ramu Ramanathan, is an Indian playwright and director. He has written plays including Mahadevbhai, Cotton 56, Polyester 84, Jazz, Comrade Kumbhakarna, and Postcards From Bardoli.

His book 3, Sakina Manzil And Other Plays, is a collection of eight plays, published by Orient Blackswan in collaboration with the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU).

Besides playwriting, Ramanathan is the editor of PrintWeek and WhatPackaging? magazines. He has been associated with the print industry for 30 years.

 

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