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Just Festival: Lal Batti Express

Event Name Just Festival: Lal Batti Express
Start Date 5th Aug 2017
End Date 16th Aug 2017
Duration 12 days
Description
5,8,9 Aug | 17:30-18:30 | £10 (£8)

11,12,15,16 Aug | 19:30-20:30 | £10 (£8)

Kranti (Revolution) empowers girls from Mumbai's red-light areas to become agents of social change. Born and raised in the red-light district, the girls often face harsh realities early on in their lives. Using drama, they challenge clichés and misconceptions surrounding sex workers and their families.

In 2014, Kranti's girls wrote, directed and performed a play in dozens of theatres and festivals across the world.  Their engaging performances helped change the mindsets of thousands of people about sex workers and their children. Kranti's latest play, 'Lal Batti Express (Red-Light Express)', is a compilation of their life stories and experiences. It is a journey of Krantikaris (Revolutionaries) through their past, present and future. 

 Tickets and more info about the event and Just Festival available here