New Production~Heiwa Zou Resha
We present Heiwa Zou Resha~Peace Elephant Train; a puppet-dance- Circus theater production.
is all about animal-man conflict, children in war and peace, the
defense and the protection of our wild life and children’s rights. Zou
Resha is especially dedicated to save our Tigers and our elephants based
on the real story in which participated Pandit Jahawarlal Nehru, as he
gifted the Baby Elephant Indira to Japan. The philosophical binding of
India and Japan is through the value of non-violence practiced by
Mahatma Gandhiji and the Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution which
prohibits Japan from having an army.
Spectacular Performance! Fantasy ~Dance-Circus ~Theater in the fusion styles;
fantastic musical ~ballet~ mime, and puppet theater about animals,
mother earth, war, peace, and need to protect our children will be
performed in a circus dance form with high energy. encompassing high
fantasy images, vibrant music, giant puppets, and a whole lot of fun
involving the audiences. The lyrics are rendered in every contemporary
musical style combining modern rap, jazz, blues and heady reggae, using
African, Indian drums, Zamponia, Andean flutes. The dance forms uses
contemporary, ballet, jazz, using elements of Kalaripayattu, Indian
traditional martial art form, Samba, Native American dance forms.
performers are a fine blend of professionals, school and college
students, Above all by former working, street and bonded labour
children; we are training children who are in distress and toil, and
they will be the main actors and dancers in the show.
What we would like to communicate;
Why we would like to perform;
of Peace; Wars and Children; Children are the first victims of war
followed by women. There are 134 million working children in India.
Every tenth Indian is a working child. Everything we use in our daily
lives are products of child labour The narrative follows a chronology of
events before, during and after the war bringing it to the contemporary
world of nuclear wars and offer the Kempo Kyujo as the solution. Kempo
Kyujo is the Article 9 of the Japanese constitution which prohibits the
country from forming an army, getting armed with nuclear weapons and
joining wars. While there are 30 000 Nuclear war weapons in 10 countries
of the world Twenty five countries like Costa Rica have banned their
armies They have almost 100% literacy rate instead. We wish to spread
the idea of Kempo Kyujo as well.
Nature; the story has a direct link to zoos and the protection of wild
life in the wild and zoological gardens. It is very compelling and seeks
the urgent sensitization of the world on the very delicate balance of
life and the saving of endangered species The Tiger foremost, now
reduced to 1114 in India!
Awareness; The play will raise awareness about peace, child rights and
environmental issues through fun learning process among young people and
the public. They will pass on the values they will gain through the
production to the next generation.
- Cultural Liberation; The
play liberates many more children from distress and difficulties and
empower and encourage them strongly. To get sensitized about the issue.
Bornfree Corpus fund; The resources that are generated through the
performances will fund the education and liberation of the Bornfree
School children and for the production of Artistic expressions.
wish to perform Heiwa Zou Resha in your prestigious institute. Please
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