It was Gregory Doran, the RSC’s leader, who surprised Anil Gupta and Richard Pinto (veterans of The Kumars, Citizen Khan etc) with the suggestion they adapt Moliere’s 17c comedy of hypocrisy, and set it in a Pakistani Muslim family in Birmingham, directed by Iqbal Khan.
It’s Christmas! Which can only mean one thing … It’s Panto time!! ‘Oh no it isn’t’ ‘Oh yes it is’…you get the point! I was lucky enough to be invited to Theatre Royal Stratford East’s performance of Rapunzel.
Tanika Gupta explores an episode from her family history that is both highly relevant and humane.