Street Theatre

OM SWAHA


As founder member of Theatre Union, a street theatre group formed in 1979, Maya collaborated to make and perform two street plays, Om Swaha  (on dowry, 1979) and       Dafa no. 180 (on the Indian law on conviction for rape, 1981). Both plays toured several colleges, parks and other out door spaces in and out of Delhi. Om Swaha went on to become a popular play with various womens' and other groups and was translated and performed in several languages all over India