Saturday, May 20, 2017

Summer 2017 with Gillo

It's that time of the year again!
Catch the gilehris at Prithvi Theatre and NCPA from 1st to 3rd June.

A SILLY STORY OF BONDAPALLI (5 - 10 yrs & adults)
A story about food lovers and fussy eaters.

Story by Shamim Padamsee
Directed by Timira Gupta
Performed by Rutuja Nagwekar, Sahil Gangurde, Janit Temkar, Vikrant Singh, Dhanesh Gopalakrishnan, Prasad Dagare and Atul Somkuwar.

1st June, Thursday at 12 noon, 4 pm & 7 pm, Prithvi Theatre, Juhu.
Prithvi Theatre Box Office - 26149546

3rd June, Saturday at 4 pm, Godrej Dance theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
NCPA Box Office - 66223754/66223724

KYUN-KYUN LADKI (5 - 12 yrs & adults)
Enter the magical world of questions!

Story by Mahashweta Devi
Directed by Shaili Sathyu
Performed by Barkha Fatnani, Jigna Khajuria, Devi Ahmed, Afsana Ahmed, Ritul Singh, Prasad Dagare, Janit Temkar, Rutuja Nagwekar, John Soans, Atul Somkuwar and Manoj Karki 

2nd June, Friday at 12 noon, 4 pm & 7 pm.
Prithvi Theatre Box Office - 26149546

Friday, January 6, 2017

CATCH THAT CROCODILE in your neighbourhood!

Gillo Repertory Theatre's play for January 2017 CATCH THAT CROCODILE!, is coming to a venue near you!

14th January, Saturday at The Cuckoo Club, Bandra (W) at 11:30 am.
15th January, Sunday at CLAP Center, Malad (W) at 11 am.  

Every month we shall bring plays for children to select venues across the city. 
This is a part of our initiative to perform at neighbourhood spaces across Mumbai, which started in September 2016 and shall continue through 2017.

Performance 45 min + workshop 45 min (optional)
Suggested age 4 to 8 years
(Children below 4 or above 8 shall not be permitted for the workshop. There shall be no refund) 

Based on a story by Anushka Ravishankar
Directed by Shaili Sathyu
Sound designed by Hetal Varia
Production designed by Tanya Mahajan, Shaili Sathyu
Cast: Manoj Karki, Prasad Dagare, Sahil Gangurde, Ghanshyam Tiwari, Jigna Khajuria, Nishna Mehta, Janit Temkar

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Gillo Bangalore Tour 2016

Gillo Theatre Repertory in Bangalore with three plays from 12th to 14th August 2016

We are a Mumbai based repertory that has been staging plays for children since 2010. Over the past six years we have produced more than twelve plays and staged nearly 300 shows across India. Each year we try to bring our latest work to Bangalore and stage performances across the city. In 2010 we brought Suar Chala Space Ko, in 2011 Kyun-Kyun Ladki, in 2013 Mister Jeejeebhoy and the Birds, Mind Your Head & Granny's Sari, in 2014 Taoos Chaman Ki Myna and in 2015 Hanuman Ki Ramayan & She-he-Shey.

This year we are bringing:
'A Silly Story of Bondapalli', a play based on Shamim Padamsee's book by the same name, directed by Timira Gupta
Suitable for 5 to 10 year olds and adults

'Gulabo Aur Parizaad', a play based on stories by Begum Qudsia Zaidi, directed by Shaili Sathyu
Suitable for 5 to 10 year olds and adults

'Wagabond', a short performance about a dog's view of his life, directed by Prasad Dagare
Suitable for 6 to 9 year olds and adults


The shows are as follows:

Fri 12th August - 5.30pm - WAGABOND at Alliance Francaise
Fri 12th August - 7.30pm - A SILLY STORY OF BONDAPALLI at Alliance Francaise

Sat 13th August - 10.30am - WAGABOND at Lightroom Bookstore (with a post show workshop for 1 hr)
Sat 13th August - 3.30pm & 7.30pm - A SILLY STORY OF BONDAPALLI at Ranga Shankara

Sun 14th August - 3.30pm & 7.30pm - GULABO AUR PARIZAAD at Ranga Shankara

Ticket booking is available online at:



Ticket booking at the venues shall begin a few days before the respective shows.

We look forward to seeing you in the audience, of course with many children in tow. If you would like to do a group booking (minimum 20 tickets), please write to us at

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