Who is Melody? Melody is the heroine of my book; a little, black cuckoo who realizes one day that the purpose of her life was to sing. But how could she sing when Monsieur Tar-tar, the bull-frog who tutors her brothers, the four crows, Doray, MeFar, Sola and Tidoo thinks she has an awful voice.Continue reading “Some character’s from Jungle Land”
NEWSPAPER HEADLINES & VIEWS & REVIEWS OF THE PUBLISHED AND STAGED PLAY WRITTEN BY SHIPRA AND DIRECTED BY NADIRA ZAHEER BABBAR VIEWS AND REVIEWS JungleDhoom.com Its all about loving your children! Directed by Nadira Zaheer Babbar Written by Kshipra Shukla Synopsis: JungleDhoom.com is performed by the children of Ekjute’s Young Talent Group (aged 5 –Continue reading “NEWSPAPER HEADLINES VIEWS & REVIEWS OF THE PUBLISHED AND STAGED PLAY WRITTEN BY SHIPRA AND DIRECTED BY NADIRA ZAHEER BABBAR”
A STORY CAN BE WRITTEN IN MANY WAYS . MELODY HAS BEEN WRITTEN IN FOURTEEN DIFFERENT WAYS ( 7 in English and 7 in Hindi ). EACH BOOK CATERS TO A DIFFERENT AGE GROUP AND EACH ONE FOLLOWS A DIFFERENT STRUCTURE. THE PREMISE IS THE SAME FOR ALL, HOWEVER. 1.Short story – one 2.Continue reading “COLLECTED TAILS OF JUNGLE LAND”
THE BIRD’S TALE DRAMATIS PERSONAE Melody: a little cuckoo bird, our heroine. Cuckoo: Melody’s mother who had abandoned Melody in Caw-gee’s nest. Caw-gee: motherly crow with a brood of four. Do-ray: Caw-gee’s first born, a musician. Me-Far: a fat crow, younger to Do-ray. He plays the drums. So-La: the third boy who plays the flute.Continue reading “THE BIRDS’ TALE ( a children’s play for adults ) to figure this out you have to read the play ! 😁”
A cuckoo who wants to sing….. Add Media EXT.- IN THE SKY ABOVE A JUNGLE – DAY-EARLY MORNING As we float gently in the sky the silence is broken by the sound of a cuckoo bird. CUCKOO (O.S.) Koo hooo The sound gains in momentum as we slowly pick up speed like a bird descendingContinue reading “Melody”
Cuckoo flies off to fulfill her starry ambitions while her abandoned daughter Melody grows up with her foster mother Caw- Gee and her brood of four Do- Ray, Me- Far, So- la and Ti-doo. One day Melody is pitted against her brothers and her mother and a host of contestants for the title of Bird – Idol. Who will win the contest ?
And what follows ? The shenanigans of a host of wacky animals and the manipulations of the villains of the play are going to take you on a roller coaster ride of fun and laughter.
Add Media EXT.- IN THE SKY ABOVE A JUNGLE – DAY-EARLY MORNING As we float gently in the sky the silence is broken by the sound of a cuckoo bird. CUCKOO (O.S.) Koo hooo The sound gains in momentum as we slowly pick up speed like a bird descending . CUCKOO (O.S.) (CONT’D) Koo hooContinue reading “Melody”