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DNMUM441020 | 8/12/2019 | Author : Deepali Singh | WC :612

Sheena Khalid on her new play Shikaar and the themes it deals with

Sheena Khalid sounds a tad hassled when we call her to speak about her new play Shikaar. The director, writer and performer, who runs the theatre company Patchworks Ensemble with Puja Sarup, admits to self-doubts, each time there is a new play opening. “It’s because of the nature of themes we are dealing with. Our style and form is so irreverent, that we have to be so conscious that we do not end up saying what we absolutely don’t want to. But at the same time, we want to be able to push boundaries, be crazy and take it to bizarre, absurd zones. It’s always a struggle,” says the creator of plays such as Ila, that dealt with gender fluidity and The Gentleman’s Club, which was about drag kings. Sheena shares her thoughts on her upco
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