Monday, June 24, 2019

Tomalika returning with play Rarang

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :
To change her personal life, National Film Award winner actress Tomalika Karmakar was in USA for last one year. Before Eid-ul-Fitr, she returned to country. Now she has decided to stay here and will continue acting. She is returning acting through her theatre troupe Aronnyok’s popular play Rarang. She yesterday confirmed the matter to this correspondent over mobile phone. Tomorrow Rarang will be staged at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy at 7:00pm.
According to Tomalika, it will be 184th presentation of the play Rarang where she only absent for three shows. She will be seen to perform in the role of Shyamoly in the play tomorrow.
Tomalika said, “After one year to perform on the stage I am  afraid of acting. But there likes too. Aronnyok is my theatre group. Rarang is being staged since 2004. I was with it from its first show. Respected Mamunur Rashid is my mentor in theatre. I have come into acting to hold his hands. He gives direction of Rarang. I want to continue acting before my death. I will also work for coming Eid.”
Tomalika has been engaged with acting for last 27 years. Her acted first film was Sheikh Niamat Ali’s Annyo Jibon. She got the National Film Award for acting Abu Sayeed’s movie Kittonkhola. Malek Afasari’s Ei Ghor Ei Songsar is her one of the mentionable works. She last acted in small screen in Salauddin Lavlu’s Facebook-e Bibaho, Chayanika Chowdhury’s Dupur Belar Golpo Chhoto and Animseh Aich’s Gulnehar.
Tomalika-starred last mentionable drama serial was Matia Banu Shuku’s Agun Alpona.