His contribution to the fields of science and technology is second to none , during his tenure as the president of India he not only lend his intellectual prowess to enable growth but also his pristine smile to reassure the nation of things being alright.
Dr,.Kalam’s life in itself is a masterpiece, one that enchants and inspires in equal measures.
“Wings of Fire” is a musical play based on Dr Kalam’s biography which captures the salient points of his fascinating life. A life that had been honoured with prizes as prestigious as the Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, Bharat Ratna, and certainly the most precious one in the form of love and respect that he had received from the entire world and continues to do so without having diminished in the least, it has happened even after years of his passing away.
Wings Of Fire is a play that portrays the journey of his life traversing from childhood to SLV3 launch and subsequently the conferment of Padma Bhushan award. It emphasizes the simplistic, modest and humble lifestyle which he had followed throughout his life. Alongside his deep knowledg in science & technology, his respect towards India’s rich history, socio-religious diversity and dedication towards nurturing the country’s ’s huge potential has played a central role in the way he had lived his life .
The play script depicts his exemplary family values, his simple yet strong leadership style along with the strong bond he had shared with his parents, family members, friends, coworkers, mentors, teachers and community. The play also brings the influence he had on the numerous lives he had touched during his lifetime and beyond
Above all, the play attempts to pay tribute to a prolific figure whose towering stature has made countless look up and feel inspired to live a life of purity, dedication and meaning, this play is an attempt to open a window of opportunities to inspire the next generation by sharing life story of the legend.