Shakuntala: A Rock Opera in English
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Shakuntala: A Rock Opera in English, is based on an ancient Indian folk tale by the famous poet Kalidasa. Unforeseen circumstances and dramatic twists are laced with dreams and hope when the king of the land falls in love with a maiden from the forests. Running for 50 minutes, the opera unfolds through song, dance, mime and visual effects. Shakuntala epitomizes a harmonious kaleidoscope of Eastern Classic and Western Rock. This simple and fresh tale with riveting and unforgettable music scores will charm any theatre aficionada. Scripted, choreographed and directed by Kevin Oliver.