Shakespeare Lives in Zulfiqar: Quiz and dramatised reading

Thursday, 29 September 2016 - 3:00pm South City International School Kolkata

Team Zulfiqar in association with the British Council presents 'Shakespeare Lives in Zulfiqar', supported by South City International School and the Bengal Quiz Foundation.

Schools and colleges are invited to take part in the Shakespeare Lives Quiz.

Following the quiz is a Dramatised Reading from William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra by renowned actors.  

The quiz competition is open to students between 15 to 18 years and themed on Shakespeare Lives which is a part of British Council’s global commemoration on the bard’s 400th death anniversary. It is part of an education outreach put together with the makers of Zulfiqar – a Tollywood multi-starrer by National Award winning filmmaker Srijit Mukherji. Zulfikar is inspired by Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra and is all set to hit the screens in October. 

The competition will be followed by a play reading by the cast members of Zulfiqar at the same venue which ends with the prize distribution. 

Meet the Zulfiqar director Srijit Mukherji and actors Prosenjit Chatterjee, Kaushik Sen, Rahul Banerjee, Nusrat Jahan, Biplab Dasgupta, Barun Chanda and Daminee Basu.

Shakespeare Lives Quiz: 15.00 – 17.00 hours

Dramatised reading: 18.00 – 19.00 hours

Invitation by registrations only.

Seating on a first-come, first-served basis.

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