The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

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Schedule for Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest 2020


The Play’s The Thing

  • Wednesday, 18th Nov
  • 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm IST

Speaking truth to power as a dramatist.
Sir David Hare in conversation with Anahita Uberoi.

Script and Stage : Writing For Differently Abled Actors.

  • Thursday, 19th Nov
  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm IST

Learn the art of writing and choreographing  plays for performers with special needs from Istvan Vörös and  Dorka Farkas.

Art, Politics & Society

  • Friday, 20th Nov
  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am IST

Deconstructing classical music.

TM Krishna

Across The U-ni-verse!

  • Friday, 20th Nov
  • 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm IST

The Perennial Fascination With The Beatles.
Craig Brown in conversation with Hrishikesh Kannan (Hrishi K).

Golden Dragon

  • Friday, 20th Nov
  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm IST

A reading of Roland Schimmelpfennig’s landmark play followed by a conversation between the playwright and Pragya Tewari.

My Currency Is Words

  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm IST

An actor can only rely on the magic of writing.
Miriam Margolyes in conversation with Bruce Guthrie.

Medley By The Sea

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm IST

Hindustani music in Mumbai.
A panel discussion with Aneesh Pradhan, Tejaswini Niranjana and Priya Purushothaman as the chair.

Living with Leonardo : Four Episodes

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm IST

Exploring the genius of DaVinci.

Martin Kemp

Sultan Padamsee Playwriting Award 2020

  • Sunday, 22nd Nov
  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm IST

Readings and a conversation with the four short listed playwrights – Mashuq Deen, Prashanth Nair, Radha Menon, Ram Ganesh Kamatham and Ayesha Sayani as the chair.

Prashanth Nair