Date Night, a musical comedy, launched on 18th August with a spectacular opening at Karachi Arts Council.
Combined product of the duo Shaan Lashari and Dawar Lashari, the entire crew of ‘Date Night’ includes Shaan Lashari, Waleed Zaidi, Shah Fahad, Mahnoor Khan and Sheherzade Noor Peerzada.
Date Night takes its script from Derek Benfield and has been adapted for the Pakistani audience in the form of a musical. The story revolves around two well off couples who go to England for a weekend getaway, but get a surprise of their lifetime. Three entertaining dance sequences are the essence of the musical, Date Night, with one in the first act, the other in the second and the final at the very end.
The play is 1 hour and 22 minutes long and filled with feisty punchlines, comical situations, and is extremely fast paced.
Dawar Lashari, the director of the play, pleased with the response he received in Karachi, stated, “The entire cast has worked really hard for this play, and we are all happy to receive such an overwhelming response, and love from the people of Karachi. The whole idea of the play is to entertain people and make them laugh, and we are glad we could do that.”
Date Night was first launched in Lahore, and played from 16th to 26th March, 2017. Now it will be performed in Karachi Arts Council till 27th August, 2017.