•  The VIRGIL FLONDA Reading Shows 2016
Anupama Chandrasekhar - Disconnect
by Anupama Chandrasekhar
Translated by Anca Bărbulescu
Directed by: Bogdan Sărătean
Guest: Anca Bărbulescu
Event moderated by Cătălin Ştefănescu
Anupama Chandrasekhar is a Chennai-based journalist turned playwright. Her plays have been staged at leading venues in India, the UK, the US, Canada, Austria and the Czech Republic. Among her works are Free Outgoing and Disconnect, both of which premiered at the Royal Court Theatre in London and The Snow Queen, which opened at the Unicorn Theatre, London and toured India and the UK. Anupama was a runner-up for the London Evening Standard Award for Most Promising Playwright and a finalist for the Whiting Award (UK), and the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize (US) for Free Outgoing. Her screenplay was a finalist for the Sundance International Screenwriters’ Lab, Utah in 2011. She was the Charles Wallace India Trust Writing Fellow at the University of Chichester in 2015 and is currently under commission to the Tricycle Theatre, London.