A new play by leading playwright Tanika Gupta premieres at the Shakespeare Globe on 23rd August 2017 until 16th September 2017. Based on the true story of her great uncle and freedom fighter Dinesh Gupta, Lions and Tigers tells the story of these forgotten martyrs of Indian independence and gives insights into the battles between the British lions and the Bengal tigers. Notable figures such as Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru also make appearances.
Click to find out more from the Shakespeare’s Globe.
Find out more about Dinesh Gupta here.
Find out more about the playwright in the Financial Times: Tanika Gupta Partition and Prejudice.