Brotherhood: The Hip Hopera
Performer/Creator: Sebastien Heins.
Director: Karin Randoja. Presented in India by QTP
Sitara Studios, where thespian Sebastien Heins performed his solo act—Brotherhood: The Hip Hopera, lent itself to the evening in more ways than one. Tucked away in Garage Galli, a stone’s throw from Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai’s mill district, near Tilak Bhavan (Congress party’s office) and two slightly deserted malls, the studio is hard to find despite the GPS declaring that you have ‘arrived’. But make no mistake, this is a studio that has been frequented by several filmmakers and stars from the Marathi industry, informs an old tea seller. The theatre is an intimate space with a seating capacity of not more than 120, and for...