Gajab Kahani play showcase In 3rd Vinod Doshi Theater Festival
This play is based on the Novel by Jose Saramago called " The Elephant Journey". The translation is done by the Pradeep Vaidya. The Play is played in Marathi language on 25th February 2011 at 7.30 P.M in Yashwantrao Chavan Auditorium Kothrud Pune.
Story of Play Gajab Kahani
This is the story of an Elephant Solomon and his care taker Subhro. Their journey begins from goa and reach to Lisbon. From there they were sent as a royal gift across Alps to Vienna.
In the journey they passes different countries and regions. All the regions have their different culture and traditions. Meanwhile they are attended upon by Military men. They entertain all villagers as a sudden appearance of the Elephant in their region and lives. There is the emotional bond between the care taker Subhro and Solomon. The play also deal with the problem faces by the villagers and their behaviors and nature. If the Elephant reaches Vienna then all people will applause Subhro and after some time they forgot all about him. That is the law of life " Triumph and Oblivion."
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