FRAMINGHAM, MA–Kalashri of Boston, a non- profit cultural organization, is presenting a Hindi play “Shola Jo Bhadke” and a music program “Sureele Sapne” on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 at Keef Tech Auditorium in Framingham, MA.
Founded about 10 years ago, Kalashri’s mission is to serve as a forum to attract performing arts talent within the New England area, advance the culture and heritage of Indian and Marathi speaking people within United States of America, and sponsor and facilitate visiting artists such as, musicians and theater professionals, of Indian origin for mutual exchange of the social, cultural, economic way of life in India and the United States.
In an exclusive video interview on Face-to-Face, Kalashri co-founders Shriniwas Jambhekar and Durgesh Vaidya talk about upcoming play Shola Jo Bhadke and the musical program that will feature SRGMP winner Sanjeev Ramabhadran and Armeen Ramabhadran.
To watch he full interview, please click here, or on the image below.
Mr. Jambhekar is originally from Ahmedabad, India living in United States for 36 years. He lived in New York, New Jersey before moving to Boston in 2004. He has passion for theatre from childhood and has acted in many one act plays in school and colleges. Acted in first full 3act play in 1971 in 1st year of college. After that acted in many Marathi plays before moving to USA in 1983
Among his theatrical projects in USA he has acted in major roles in many Marathi dramas and one Hindi drama Mr. Jambhekar directed one act plays some of which won prizes in school and college competitions. He also directed many full-length plays including many Kalashri’s successful theatrical productions.
He had acted in an art movie in English in USA in 2002 and recently (2018) acted in a commercial Marathi movie produced in Mumbai that starred many well-known Marathi actors. Mechanical / Industrial engineer by training, he did Masters from Brooklyn Polytechnic, New York.
Mr. Vaidya is known as a Producer and Director, in Marathi and Hindi Theater for more than 20 years. He is an accomplished impressionist and actor whose performances have been staged all across the US.
He has served as Master of Ceremonies and Featured Artist for fundraisers and competitions such as Miss India USA pageant. He enjoys being a Founding Member of Kalashri of Boston with its mission to bring Quality entertainment to and nurture local talent in the community. He also serves on his town’s Economic Development Commission.
Here are details about the program:
Event : Kalashri Mahotsav 2019
When : Saturday, September 28, 2019
Where: Keefe Tech Highschool, Framingham, MA
Time : 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm
“SHOLA JO BHADKE” (A Full Length Hindi Comedy Play)
Originally written by Suresh Khare
Hindi adaptation for Kalashri by Durgesh S. Vaidya
Produced by Sudhakar Welankiwar and Shriniwas Jambhekar
Directed by Jyotsna Mhatre & Durgesh S Vaidya
Cast: Prasoon Chaturvedi, Eesha Ingle, Surabhi Saxena, Sushant Mulgaonkar and Durgesh S Vaidya
Time 1:00 pm to 3.30 pm
An Evening of Classic and Contemporary Film Music and Scintillating Melodies by an accomplished singer Sanjeev and Armeen Ramabhadran , SRGMP winner of 1997
Classically trained vocalists Sanjeev and Armeen have won accolades from legendary musicians and audiences worldwide. Multi instrumentalist Sanjeev is a leading student of preeminent music director Shri Ram Phatak and the winner of TV’s Sa Re Ga Ma!
Fore more information, visit http://www.sureelesapne.com/
Time: 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm.