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Farrukh Dhondy

FARRUKH DHONDY

  (1944 - )

Nationality:    British
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Literary Agent:    Blake Friedmann  represented by Conrad Williams

Screenwriter, playwright and best-selling novelist, Farrukh in his incarnation as Commissioning Editor for Multi-Cultural Programming for Channel 4 (84-97) commissioned hundreds of hours of TV in all genres, including the Oscar nominated Salaam Bombay, Shekhar Kapur's Bandit Queen, and award-winning TV shows like Desmonds and Family Pride.

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below is a list of Farrukh Dhondy's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Brain Child         Bride, The         Film Film Film         Just So         Karna - Warrior Of The Sun         Mama Drago         Miranda         Romance, Romance         Shapesters         Trojans         Victoria And Abdul         Vigilantes



Brain Child

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New Delhi    2005

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Bride, The

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Faber and Faber, London, 1985   -

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Film Film Film

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Shaw, London    1986

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Multi-Media event

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Just So

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Rudyard Kipling's famous Just So stories are given operatic and poetic shape in Danyal Dhondy's musical setting fusing four of the fascinating fables of animal antiquity in a dramatic presentation. A modern opera for all the ages.

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Lucid Arts

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Karna - Warrior Of The Sun

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Delhi And Chennai    -

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Mama Drago

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Miranda

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a polylogue Drama set in contemporary Goa. Miranda, a Bollywood wannabe, joins a British travelling troupe to re-enact the illusions of 'the Tempest' and finds that illusion is not confined to the stage. Written by UK-based Indian writer Farrukh Dhondy.'Tara creates a world of authentic magic.' the Guardian --

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a Tara & Lucid Arts co-production

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Romance, Romance

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Shapesters

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English National Theatre    -

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Trojans

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Victoria And Abdul

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Mumbai, Tata Theatre, Delhi, Pune    -

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Vigilantes

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Asian Theatre Co-Op

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