The Troth is funded by Arts Council England; Ministry of Culture, Government of India; Armed Forces Covenant Fund; Cockayne Grants for the Arts through the London Community Foundation; PRS for Music Foundation; ICCR; and Air India.
The Troth | Features on BBC Asian Network
Nomia Iqbal interviews Mira Kaushik and Vidya Patel on Asian Network’s Big Debate ahead of the UK premiere of The Troth – Usne Kaha Tha at Curve, Leicester.
Listen: Asian Network’s Big Debate with Nomia Iqbal on BBC Asian Network.
Note: BBC iPlayer listen again is available for 30 days after broadcast. The feature on The Troth begins at 1:25:10.
Inspired by a 1915 short story Usne Kaha Tha by Chandradhar Sharma Guleri, it tells the story of Sardar Lehna Singh’s sacrifice of keeping his secret promise to an unrequited love while mid-conflict in the horror of the trenches of Belgium.