A Sinhala adaptation of British playwright Ray Cooney’s Funny Money goes on the boards under the directorial vision of Dharmapriya Dias as Saadaya Maarai Salli Hamari on August 1 at 3.30 pm and 6.30pm at Colombo University’s new art center. (Nawa Kalagaraya)
At the State Drama Festival in 2015, this play won the awards for best actor, best actress and best stage management.
The cast will consist of Gihan Fernando, Jayani Senanayake, Giriraj Kaushalya, Anuradha Perera, Dayadewa Edirisinghe, Dharmapriya Dias, Premjayantha Kapuge, Aloka Sampath, Anuradha Mallawaarachchi.
The adaptation is done by Saman Pushpa Liyanage. Other contribution: Stage lightings by Ranga Samarakone, set designing by Wasantha Ratnayake, stage management by Aruna Jayasena, costume designing by Gihan Fernando, make-up by Prem Jayantha Kapuge and music by Ruwan Walpola. Line producer is Ranga Samarakoon.
The play is produced by Priyankara De Silva.