Home / Lifestyle/ idea2fund’s Bakamuna collaborates with Theatre Junction on contemporary musical

idea2fund’s Bakamuna collaborates with Theatre Junction on contemporary musical


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Thursday, 3 August 2017 00:38


1500Bakamuna recently collaborated with Theatre Junction as the Official Design Partner for the contemporary musical ‘Cinderella’ which concluded on 1 August. Bakamuna is a mixed media lifestyle design brand that was launched by MTI Consulting’s idea2fund earlier this year. The lead designer who is also the Co-founder/Chief Bakamuna has worked on a number of projects from different aspects of the local art community.

“Theatre Junction is very proud to have presented Rodgers & Hammerstein’s ‘Cinderella’. The musical presented the audiences with a contemporary take on the classic tale, and we were thrilled to have Bakamuna as our design partner,” stated Theatre Junction Artistic Director Anushka Senanayake. “The production artwork by Bakamuna fittingly portrayed the artistic direction of the musical, and we were excited to have their creativity on board our production.”

Theatre Junction, a group of young artistes headed by Anushka Senanayake have presented many successful performances since their inception in 2012. The recent contemporary production of ‘Cinderella’ featured live music by a chamber orchestra, conducted and directed by Natasha Senanayake and choreographed by Umeshi Rajeendra.

1500

“Bakamuna is very pleased to have been the official design partner for Theatre Junction’s musical production. As a part of the creative culture in Sri Lanka, we are very supportive of different aspects of art and we were happy to be a part of a production that brought so many different types of artists and art forms together!” said Rochelle Bibile, Chief Bakamuna/CEO.

The Tony Award-winning musical was performed at The Lionel Wendt Theatre from 28 July to 1 August with Theatre Junction fulfilling their promise to offer audiences something different, something that whispers ‘magic’.


Share This Article


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Deep design to the rescue: Solving wicked problems of the future

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Let me begin by stating a controversial opinion: our contemporary lives are defined by 200 years of dehumanisation. From the time of the industrial revolution, the nature of work and labour has changed dramatically. The relationship between man and


Exporting bras with imported fibre!

Thursday, 26 April 2018

In a recent World Bank publication, ‘South Asia’s Turn,’ two Sri Lankan organisations – MAS from apparel and Dilmah from agribusiness – receive recognition as global champions. While Dilmah is in control of its value chain and that was its


The Opposition’s 20th Amendment dilemmas

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

It’s the arithmetic, stupid! A no-confidence motion against the Leader of the Opposition, R. Sampanthan, is logical and legitimate


Sri Lanka: May Day and workers’ rights

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

May Day was declared a holiday in Sri Lanka in 1956 for the Government sector, bank and mercantile sectors.


Columnists More