BANGALORE: The Konkani Catholic Association of Bangalore (KONCAB) has decided to present a Konkani religious drama,”Zhuz” on March 10, 2018
"Zhuz", a Konkani drama on the resurrection of Jesus is one of the best dramas of recent times which has its own standard and has also set a standard for Konkani dramas.
It is a unique presentation which unveils not just the question of Jesus’ death and resurrection but a question of one’s real and unreal self. It has received critical appreciation from the audience in Mangalore.
This religious drama of about 90 minutes is written by Rev Fr Alwyn Serrao. ‘Zhuz’ is directed by Christopher Ninasam. Christopher himself has acted in ‘Zhuz’ along with Clenwin Fernandes.
Fr Alwyn’s earlier plays 'Pedru' and 'AdanvaniYev' were well accepted by audience. He has also written another drama, “Mory Magdalene.”
The play was staged last year at Padua College ground on November 26. The drama is about two characters arguing on the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The characters are of a doctor and the second one is his own conscience. While the doctor’s conscience believes that Jesus had indeed resurrected after dying on the cross, the doctor refuses to believe the same