A legendary lyricist and poet, Gulzar's contributions to the Indian cinema and literary community are remarkable and idolised by followers of the industry.
The people of Delhi are soon to experience a melodic extravaganza. The most celebrated poet, director and lyricist of our time, Gulzar will be in the city to attend a special event where he will recite some of his poems and indulge in a rendezvous with his fans and followers and literature lovers from Delhi NCR and other areas. The event is being organised under the banner of Fever Legends and will be held at the Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi on May 10, 2014.
A legendary lyricist and poet, Gulzar's contributions to the Indian cinema and literary community are remarkable and idolised by followers of the industry. As a lyricist, Gulzar has worked with many well-known music directors like Rahul Dev Burman, Sachin Dev Burman, Shankar Jaikishan, Laxmikant-Pyarelal, Madan Mohan, Anu Malik, and Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy amongst many others. Some of the movies which are adorned by the amazing lyrics of the gifted writer include Anand, Mere Apne, Mausam, Omkara, Kaminey, Guru, Slumdog Millionaire, Bunty aur Babli.
A winner of 20 Filmfares, numerous National Awards, Padma Bhushan and an Academy Award, Gulzar has the rare distinction of receiving the coveted Sahitya Akademi Award for Raavi-Paar, his collection of stories. The event which is scheduled for May 10, 2014 at 7:30 pm will feature the poetry maestro as the special guest who will also add melody to the ambiance by reciting some of his poems and lyrics.
The tickets of the one and a half hour long program are available on Book My Event, the premier online ticket booking company. The price per ticket for the special event and poetry fiesta is Rs. 5000/- for VIP, Rs. 3500/- for Platinum, Rs. 2250/- for Gold, Rs. 1750/- for Silver and Rs. 1250/- for Balcony seat respectively. Commencing at 07:30 pm, the rendezvous session will follow the screening of Paansa, the new play from Gulzar depicting a scene from the epic Mahabharata. Interested people can buy tickets for both, play and melodious evening, separately at Book My Event.
There are only limited seats available for both play and poetry event, and people who want to be a part of this never again phenomenon must rush to get their seats booked now. www.bookmyevent.com has complete information about the event and people can easily buy the ticket online to witness the grandeur of a Gulzar event.