Romeo & Ram – Colour Photograph

Series nameProject Development

In 1994, Mán Melá produced a play about love and friendship between two men entitled ‘Romeo and Ram’. Directed by Dominic Rai, ‘Romeo and Ram’ was one of the company’s first productions and took the Shakespearean character, Romeo, and partnered him with a hero from the Hindu scriptures, Ram. This colour photograph features Mán Melá actors Kiran D’Costa and Sarjit Sil during rehearsals for ‘Romeo and Ram’.

Date of Creation / Publication1994
CreatorWhitfield, John
Associated Person/ OrganisationRai, Dominic; Mán Melá Theatre Company
Collection and Reference NumberMán Melá Theatre Company Collection (GB 2661 MM)
Catalogue NumberMM/PD/1
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.