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LGBTIQA+ Theatre Workshop in Chennai: Sunday May 6, 2018

Orinam and Chennai Queer Cafe* are pleased to announce a four-hour theatre workshop facilitated by V Balakrishnan of Theatre Nisha.

Theatre is increasingly gaining recognition as a therapeutic tool, and Chennai has seen other efforts such as the Playback Theatre, and workshops by Mangai and Srijith that have explored this concept in the queer/trans context.

To learn more about the facilitator and the concept, please view a presentation here.

The theatre workshop will be held on Sunday May 6, 2018, from 3 pm to 7 pm. A total of 25 participants will be enrolled and must register before-hand. Participation is free, through donations to help defray costs of venue are welcome.

To sign up, please enter your details in the form at

For more information, mail Brindaa c/o orinam.net@gmail.com.

Special instructions for participants: Please wear loose-fitting comfortable clothes in which you can move. We suggest not wearing jeans, sarees or any tight attire.

*Chennai Queer Cafe is a social and support space for queer women in Chennai.

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