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People's Romeo

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 05 September 2010

Weaving together Shakespeare's verse and Bengali poetry, People's Romeo is a dynamic cross-cultural performance made for our time. Five performers use Pala Gaan - a Bangladeshi theatre style which combines music, dance and storytelling - to re-invent this classic of English theatre. Director Mukul Ahmed talks to Mahbub Hussain sitting in for Anwarul Hoque about the new theatre production.

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