Bangalore Little Theatre is back with a psychological thriller – Tell me the name of a flower. This is the second of a new programme called ‘BLT GOLD’ wherein they celebrate classic plays from their archives of over 200 plays done in the past 56 years.
A classic portrayal of six petals of a multi-shaded flower, petals each coloured with Pride, Helplessness, Greed, Fear, Blind love and Deadly illusions. A psychological thriller, it revolves around a murder borne of these various shades and the essence of the beautiful yet dangerous nature of the mind. Kanta has an affair with her husbands best friend and the scene of the revelation brings out the news of their close friend Jyotsna’s affair from the past. With Jyotsna’s previous boyfriend blackmailing the couple with sneaky evidence, who will get killed out of the six under one roof that night becomes the crux of the story. The deepest vulnerabilities are tested and their impact forms the theme of the play. The play is translated by one of Bangalore’s senior-most theatre personalities, Prof. Vijay Padaki, a founder-life member of Bangalore Little Theatre.