Houston Maharashtra Mandal presents Janata Raja. The biggest and most renowned stage show that मराठी रंगभूमी (Marathi theatre) has ever produced! The play was authored and originally directed by पद्मविभूषण shivshahir
बाबासाहेब पुरंदरे (Babasaheb Purandare). HMM is bringing this mega drama to North America after almost 23 years. As you read this email, many teams of Marathi Houstonians are working hard at planning this mega drama. Here are some interesting numbers –
- 150 stage artists, backstage support, coordinators, set designers and engineers (all Marathi Houstonians)
- A 3-level set. Set is 56 feet long and 21 feet tall
- 500 lb of costumes, drapery, properties being shipped from India
- Local fabricators in Houston working on swords and other property
Please visit the Janata Raja page to find out more.