It should be the happiest day of Saima and Ranjit’s lives - they’re getting married! They have their rings, their suits, their speeches, but Saima’s Muslim and Ranjit’s Sikh parents are not by their side. Hate, not love, hangs over this couple’s union. Partition
tells the tale of how, 70 years after it was abruptly divided, the history of the Indian subcontinent continues to tear families apart.
A radio play first created live in front of the audience to commemorate the 70th anniversary of India’s partition and the creation of Pakistan.
A West Yorkshire Playhouse Production. Written by Nick Ahad.
Recommended age 14+
Performances specifically for Secondary School Groups
Tue 13 to Thu 15 November at 2pm - Free to Bradford Secondary Schools (£6.50 for other schools)
Telephone 01274 437788 to book
Please note that schools are also able to book for evening performances on Wed and Thu at 7pm if they prefer