Satyagrah: The Opera – Alan Oak plays Gandhi

alanoakLegendary composer Philip Glass’s universally acclaimed Sanskrit opera Satyagraha is another milestone in Mahatma Gandhi‘s global legend. This critically acclaimed opera is creating waves in London. To help the foreign audience, the English translation of Sanskritised libretto appears on the corrugated iron backdrop that is imaginatively used to portray the colonial age as well as the poverty that Gandhi so intentionally embraced. Vijay Rana, the editor of NRIfm spoke to Alan Oak who gives a flawless performance as Gandhi who tells the inside story of this great show. Oak also gives a glimpse of his singing in Sanskrit.