Romeo and Ram – Black and White Photograph

Series nameProject Development

This black and white image features Mán Melá actors Kiran D’Costa and Sarjit Sil in their costumes for ‘Romeo and Ram’. The show was produced and directed by Dominic Rai in 1994, and told a story about love and friendship between two men. The image shows the actors wearing face masks to represent the famous characters Romeo, from Shakespeare, and Ram, from the Hindu scriptures.

Date of Creation / Publication1994
CreatorWhitfield, John
Associated Person/ OrganisationRai, Dominic
Collection and Reference NumberMán Melá Theatre Company Collection (GB 2661 MM)
Catalogue NumberMM/PD/2
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals are located at SADAA
Series notesThe digitised material in this section includes photographs, extracts of scripts, flyers and posters from selected project development activities led by Mán Melá from1994 to 2003.
Collection notesThe Mán Melá Theatre Company Collection consists of digitised material pertaining to Mán Melá’s productions and its audience and project development work since 1993. The items include production and workshop photographs, flyers and information-based programmes.