Sivarasa Pradeep [Pradeeprasa] is a professional drama artist from Vavuniya. He is the director of the Arangalaya Free Theatre Network. Having graduated from the South Eastern University, majoring in Drama and Theatre, Pradeeprasa strives to promote social change through Arts. He has worked in over 90 dramas to date and has written and directed 19 short dramas and five full length plays. He has also received several awards for his work.
For Our Stories, Pradeeprasa has chosen a story that highlights a life plagued by violence. He believes this story should be passed down to future generations so that others are encouraged to seek alternatives to violence. Through the use of digital media, Pradeeprasa conveys the impact of violence on a society and its long-term effects on future generations. He also pays homage to elders for their dedication and sacrifices which have enabled younger generations to live better and more peaceful lives.
Video of Burn and Born