Delhi emerged like a magic box in my life: : FOV in colleges and communities

Delhi emerged like a magic box in my life: : FOV in colleges and communities

Last week, Mittika along with Humsaa performed at three different locations around Delhi, namely Mata Sundari College, and in two night shelters – one near Bangla Saheb, and another close to Nizamuddin. These events used theatre to present powerful stories of real women living in Delhi, and used these stories to spark discussions on important issues. The performances involved weaving together three different stories of struggle and resistance. They addressed the themes of gender-based violence, migration and caste. The theatre group used a black box in their performances, which symbolised the ills in…Read more
Festival of Voices at Gargi College

Festival of Voices at Gargi College

August 3rd saw Mittika and Young Minds performing at Gargi College. The performance involved bringing the stories of the women of Delhi to life. For this event our performers took five stories of five inspiring women who have each, in their own way, defied norms or challenged the status quo. They stitched together these stories to create a common narrative that brought out the culture of struggle and resilience of the women in the city. This storytelling performance was followed by an interactive session with members of the audience coming forward with their…Read more