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

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Prashanth Nair

Playwright & Theatremaker, India

Prashanth Nair is a playwright and theatremaker from Bangalore¬†with 12 years of diverse work in theatre. He is also the co-founder and artistic director of Tahatto, one of Bangalore’s most prolific theatre companies. His writing is known to be irreverent, curious and searches for a sense of wonder in the mundane. By his own admission, he writes in an attempt to find connection and solidarity in a world that profits from hyper-individualisation. He has been the recipient of The Hindu Playwright Award in 2012.


Sultan Padamsee Playwriting Award 2020

  • 22nd November
  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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

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