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24 September, 2018 00:00 00 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 24 September, 2018 12:59:38 AM
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SM Solaiman Pronodona 2018

handed over to Bakar Bokul
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SM Solaiman Pronodona 2018

Theatre activist Bakar Bokul honoured with this year’s SM Solaiman Pronodona for his contribution to theatre. To remember noted theatre personality SM Solaiman on the 17th death anniversary (September 22), Theatre Art Unit arranged a commemorative programme titled ‘SM Solaiman Pronodona O Smarok Broktita 2018’ at the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) in Segun Bagicha of the capital on Saturday.

Attending the event as the chief guest, eminent theatre personality M Hamid handed over the crest to Bakar Bakul. Among others, theatre personalities Ahmed Iqbal Haidar and Ishrat Nishat were also present. Writer-researcher Sajedul Awal delivered the commemorative lecture, while professor M Saiful Alam and playwright Masum Reza were present as discussants at the programme.

The programme in memory of SM Solaiman began by placing a floral wreath on the graveyard of SM Solaiman in the morning of September 22. Then, a commemorative programme featuring discussion and handing over grant held in the evening.

In the later part of the event, Mohakal Natya Sampraday staged the play ‘Sunai Konyar Pala’ written by SM Solaiman.

Theatre Art Unit has been awarding young theatre activists or theatre troupes with the scholarship since 2005. Earlier, theatre activists Aminur Rahman, Saidur Rahman, Shahadat Hossain, Anwarul Haque, Kazi Toufiqul Islam, Tropa Majumdar, Sudip Chakrabarti, Samina Luthfa Nitra, Ramiz Raju, Samannay Theatre, Monipuri Theatre and Pratik Theatre received SM Solaiman Pronodona.

To note, born on September 29, 1953, SM Solaiman was a Bangladeshi playwright, director, actor, music composer and singer. He was awarded the Ekushey Padak in 2014 by the Government of Bangladesh. Solaiman was the founder of theatre groups like Padatik, Dhaka Padatik and Theatre Art Unit. He was elected twice as the general secretary of the Bangladesh Group Theatre Federation. He created many audience-admired plays like ‘Ingit’, ‘Ei Deshe Ei Beshe’, ‘Inspector General’, ‘Court Martial’ and ‘Golapjan’.  SM Solaiman died on September 23 in 2001 at the age of 48.

 

 

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