ABHISHEK MAJUMDAR

FOR THE ROYAL COURT: The Djinns of Eidgah (rehearsed reading, New Plays from India, November 2012).
THEATRE INCLUDES: Pratidwandi (adaptation: Ranga Shankara, Bangalore/Dharwad Theatre Festival); Niharika
(Ranga Shankara, Bangalore); Lucknow ’76 (Alliance Francaise/Ranga Shankara, Bangalore); Land of Ups
& Downs (Headstart Academy, Bangalore); Waterlines (adaptation: National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore);
Harlesden High Street (Tara Arts/Ranga Shankara, Bangalore); The Djinns of Eidgah (Writers’ Bloc Festival,
Mumbai/Hindu MetroPlus Theatre Festival Bangalore, Chennai); An Arrangement of Shoes (Ranga
Shankara, Bangalore/Cock Tavern/503/Edinburgh Festival Fringe); Afterlife of Birds (Ranga Shankara, Bangalore/
Prithvi, Mumbai/International Theatre Festival of Kerala, Thrissur); Rizwaan (FTII Pune/ Ranga Shankara,
Bangalore).
AWARDS INCLUDE: Hindu Metroplus Playwright’s Award (Harlesden High Street), Toto Funds The Arts
Writer’s Award, Mahendra Excellence in Theatre Award for Best Play (Gasha), Mahendra Excellence in Theatre
Award for Best Ensemble (Gasha).
Abhishek attended the 2011 Royal Court Theatre International Residency for Emerging Playwrights.