Purba Paschim

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Purba Paschim
Purba Paschim theatre group logo.jpg
Purba Paschim group logo
Type Theatre group
Location Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Artistic director(s)
Bratya Basu
Website http://purbapaschim.net/

Purba Paschim (Bengali: পূর্ব-পশ্চিম, purbo poshchim) is a Bengali theatre group of Kolkata, West Bengal, India.[1][2][3] The group was founded in 2005 and has staged several plays like Babli, Ashalin etc.


Purba Paschim was launched in the year 2005. The first play they staged was Babli directed by Bratya Basu. The group organizes a theatre workshop every year.[4]


{in alphabetical order)

  • Ashalin
  • Babli (2005)
  • Chaturanga
  • Bhalomanush
  • Patalbabu Filmstar
  • Raktakarabi


  1. ^ "Purba Paschim's party for 'Ashaleen'". The Times of India. Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Between an old and a new vision". The Telegraph (Calcutta). Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Board on song". India Today. Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Purba Paschim profile". Retrieved 20 December 2012. 

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