Zambeel Dramatic Readings at the Children’s Literature Festival – Karachi
Tipu aur Jaadu ki Bayl
Songs and adaptation by Zara Mumtaz
Zambeel Dramatic Readings brings a delightful tale to life!
Adapted from the well-known story ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’, Tipu aur Jaadu ki Bayl is a sprightly tale that follows Tipu’s adventures up the magical beanstalk to the secret world of a terrifying giant. Join Tipu as he braves an unknown world full of mystery and surprises.
Supported by live music by Zeerak Ahmed and Jeremy Vas, catch this enchanting story with its captivating tunes as Tipu journeys from home to market, or scrambles up and down the beanstalk.
Tipu aur Jaadu ki Bayl is Zambeel Dramatic Readings’ third story for children and a rich addition in its repertoire. Beautifully scripted by Zara Mumtaz and supported with text in verse by Saife Hasan, the story engages both young and old as it renews a well known tale through the tradition of storytelling.
Credits: Performers: Mahvash Faruqi, Asma Mundrawala, Fawad Khan, Farhan Alam
Story and songs written by: Zara Mumtaz (Agahi Theatre)
Text in verse by: Saife Hasan
Music: Zeerak Ahmed and Jeremy Vas
Direction: Asma Mundrawala
Poster design: Naheed Z. Yahya
Date and Venue: 27th and 28th Feb. 2015, Bulleh Shah Room, Arts Council Karachi
(Children’s Literature Festival Karachi)
Zambeel Dramatic Readings is grateful to Engrocorp for supporting this production.