Elizabethan drag with a South Asian twist

Piya Behrupiya is playing The Cultch's York Theatre.

In Piya Behrupiya, Twelfth Night takes a trip to India.

A loud yes and a quieter no.

In 2012, London’s Globe Theatre commissioned The Company Theatre of Mumbai to produce a desi (Indian or South Asian) version of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. Piya Behrupiya, which translates as “Lover Impersonator”, is the raucously charming result. [Read more…]