Thursday, July 9, 2009

OBITUARY - FRANCISCO ALVARES (F. ALVARES)

OBIATUARY OF F Alvares as published in Goan newspaper O'Heraldo
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F. Alvares was a good writer and composer. His hit play 'Kottha Maim'. His memorable song on AIR is 'Sat Pakhanchem Suknnem' and Mando - 'Conceicao'. He is the brother of the professional tiatrist of yesteryear late Champion Alvares, whose hit play
'Morgad Put' F. Alvares directed and staged in Goa in 2002. Uncle of trumpeter Theodore urf Theo Alvares and drummer Tony King (Sons of Champion Alvares), Cousin brother of the ace director C. Alvares. He is also father of Betty Alvares, Konkani stage actress.



(Info source: JoeGoaUk, Fausto V. Da Costa and Domnic Fernandes,
author of DOMNIC'S GOA]

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