I am not with you PAKISTAN, Sorry!- By Abhishek Iyengar

Sorry Pakistan, I am not with you! Call me a hater, call me an ass or phrase me with any adjective, I am ready to take it but I don’t see a point to stand with you! “The world needs peace” is a beautiful line coined by some of the most powerful nations just to make…

T for Theatre & T for Rangashankara, by Abhishek Iyengar

Long time back, I had visited J.P Nagar for one of my cousin’s marriage and the auto passed in front of a building painted in blue borders which read Rangashankara, the word “shankara” immediately resonated! An alien myself to the world of Theatre, then called as “Drama” the building for me looked like a Multiplex,…

Change is Constant- An Open letter to my WeMove’ites

“You have changed!” A phrase which I am hearing more often than I would love to from different corners. This is something that got me thinking and dragged me to re-think few things which have changed and what the hell! it is indeed right. WeMove has changed and so are the mind sets. You can…

The ‘Maapilai’ By Abhishek Iyengar

For those who can take humor in a humorous way! He sits there gazing at every family proceedings! a sense of pride in him, he declares himself as the ‘adhipathi’ <leader> of the masses. He is one of those pseudo dons who directs the whole family on his finger tips. He is the declared-universal king!…

The Year that was, 2011 for WeMove By Abhishek Iyengar

“We were wrecked, we were morally down and we had an entire year ahead! what we did seems just like a dream roller coaster ride” It was in December 2010 when we wanted to break out of our shelves, our barriers had become our biggest weakness and what seemed so comfortable was now all of…

Brick by Brick 49 and not OUT!

It feels good to come back to word press editor and express myself! Brick by Brick, We are 49 and still not OUT! I cannot imagine that I have gone on stage for 49 times and each time I go i feel that i am stepping it for the first time! As a shy young…

They Came and They Moved!

Not long before, when the doors of creativity was made wide open, A college student in his early 19’s came running from the audience with a desire of doing theatre! Hanging his side bag on his shoulders, he came into the scene when things were apart, he was then just a marketing executive, his eyes…

The “Iyengar bakery” chronicle By abhishek Iyengar

Ah! feels nice to come back here and type “words”, I am starting my season 3, hold on! not any imbecile interview show! Season 3 of my goofy, sardonic blogs. Ever since I changed my name, to add my “Iyengar” as my surname, I have ran into major issues.  Surprised? well little did I know people…

India that saw Ayodhya- By Abhishek Iyengar

As I sat in my house the whole day tuning every possible news channel, I was anxious to know the result of something which had probably run through 6 different generations of our country. The ‘Ayodhya verdict’, I was probably 8 years when the entire country saw shocking pictures of masjid being brought down, adding much…

Indian Citizenship verification test- By Gautham Kamath

‘My long time friend who can really analyze anything in this world, Gautham Kamath takes to blogging, in his very first venture, he writes about a topic, which we have fought upon a million times! read on as Mr. Kamath takes a whole new view on why holding or getting a passport is such a…

Cover that matters the most- By abhishek Iyengar

“First we need to get a new cover.. it will get spoiled.. “, shouts the uncle in the neighborhood! raising his BP levels, “tomorrow I am going to the market to get it and there are no second thoughts on that” he exclaims, “I thought he will give us free” justifies the lady of the…

Inception movie- My Perception!- By Abhishek Iyengar

As I set to watch the movie which had captured millions of people this season, they say ‘Dreams unlimited’, well when ‘Dreams become a part of reality?” or may be “REALITY?” huh! I was believed to literally prepare myself before i could step into cinema hall, I read loads of pages before I could sense…