Come on over to the library for a delightful afternoon, as we bring you the mischievous antics of Sheikh Chillee and Chacha Chakkan. Join us for a dramatic recitation of some classic Urdu tales for children that will have you in peals of laughter!
Through this session, we hope to introduce and reacquaint children to classic Urdu literature featuring some of the most celebrated children’s stories, presented by Tilismistan.
Event details and registration:
- This event is suitable for ages 9 to 13.
- Date: Saturday, 24 February
- Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
- Location: The British Council Karachi Library
- Fee per participant is PKR 1,000 for library members and PKR 1,200 for non-members
Register through the links provided below:
About Tilismistan: Qadir Ahmed and Riaz Baloch started dastangoi in 2016 after being trained at NAPA. They established Tilismistan in 2019 to keep the magic of oral storytelling alive. Their troupe have performed at Karachi Literature Festival, Karachi International Festival at NAPA, Karachi Laughter Festival NAPA, Azam-e-Nojawan Project and Women’s Day festival at Arts Council Karachi.