SETU: Plays

BOSTON GLOBE coverage of Once Upon a Time NOT in Bollywood
Boston Globe Coverage of OUTNOB

is a non-profit English theater group in the Boston area. Want to join?

Our mission is to build bridges between Indian and Western cultures through the medium of theater.

Ramayan Woman

SETU will selectively produce plays to project the ways of life in India in a global cocss1/img/rerun-poster-1.jpgntext. It will attempt to highlight India's social, political and economic scenarios from the past and the present. India has rich and diverse tradition in drama beginning from ancient times by Sanskrit playwrights. Indian theater has found expressions in diverse forms from folk theater to musicals to modern drama forms. SETU will attempt to present some of these in the contemporary context and, in the process, create a better appreciation of India's heritage and culture.

Our forthcoming production in Oct 21-23, 2016:
humanistic and women-centric portrayal
    Belmont Town Hall Theater, Belmont, MA, and

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Our last production in 2015:
 Once Upon A Time NOT in Bollywood
A political play in non-linear acts with embedded songs and dances
    Central Square Theater, Cambridge, MA, and
    rerun at Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA


Our past performancein 2014:
    English dramatization with a talented cast of thirty-five actors
    Belmont Town Hall Theater, and
    rerun at Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA

Click here for the facebook page of Shah Jahan

Cast & Crew from Sep 27-29, 2013 performance of Shah Jahan at the historic Belmont Town Hall Theater.

Mahabharata Cast & Crew

Cast & Crew from Sep 7-9, 2012 and Dec 8-9, 2012 performances of Mahabharata. 

Mahabharata Cast & Crew


SETU means "bridge" in several Indian languages

SETU is non-profit under section 501(c)(3)