The famed Sinhala drama 'Gajaman Puwatha' of Dayananda Gunawardena
will go on boards at the John De Silva Theatre, Colombo on November 26,
2007 at 3.30 p.m. and 6.45 p.m.
The main objectives of this exercise are to raise funds for the
revival of the works of the late Dayananda Gunawardena currently not in
production and to expand the services of the Nalu Kirthi Sabha Theatre
Group which was formed by Gunawardena way back in the 1970's.
The first theatre production in Sri Lanka to adopt the docu drama
style, 'Gajaman Puwatha' will feature Rathmalie Gunasekera as Gajaman
Nona, while Nissanka Diddeniya acts as Elapatha Mudali. Support cast
includes Neil Alles, Chandrasome Binduhewa, Chandra Kaluaarachchi,
Rathnasheela Perera and Indika Jayasinghe.
The music and dance compositions are by Rohana Beddage. Other
creations which are currently in production of Gunawardena are the ever
popular 'Nari Bena', 'Jasaya Saha Lenchina', 'Kamare Pore' and 'Madhura