The Lesson

Playwright: Eugene Ionesco
Adaptation, Design & Direction: Ashim Das
1st Staged on: 23rd April, 2011 at National Theatre Auditorium, Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka  

About the Play

The play takes place in the office and dining room of a small French flat. The professor, an elderly man, is expecting a new Pupil. As the lesson progresses, the pupil has more and more difficulties to follow the professor and a gap of understanding is widening.



Cast and Credit

On Stage

Professor: Jishu Das
Pupil: Ankhi
Professor’s wife: Orchy
Student: Salah Uddin Bappy

Off Stage

Set, Light, Costume & Music Design : Ashim Das
Music Operation: Rajib Roy Chowdhury
Carpenter: Abdul Malek
FOH: Fameans
Production Control: Tilottoma Sengupta