Chandigarh

UK theatre group to stage play on Guru Gobind Singh’s fight against Mughal rule

The play is supported by the High Commission of India, London, and according to assistant directors, Gaurav Sharma and Nitu Sharma, they will travel with the production to Delhi, Patiala, Punjabi University and Anandpur Sahib.

Art

To be or Not to be

Mumbai-based playwright Ramu Ramanathan is collaborating with theatre artistes to highlight the pitfalls of Aadhaar through poetry.

Theatre

Notes from a theatremaker’s journey

An international tour, as a last bastion of performance, is now no longer completely out of the purview for Indian plays, however modest their beginnings. International co-productions aside, even hom...

Nation

Bahuroopi begins in Mysuru

Bahuroopi, a national theatre festival, was inaugurated on Sunday by playwright and actor Girish Karnad at Rangyana. The annual theatre fest will feature 84 groups, 24 plays and other folk artiste gr...

Nation

BJP MLA Warns Telangana Theatre Owners Against Screening Padmaavat

Singh said, “We will not allow the film’s release in Telangana either. We have informed cinema theatre owners that if they screen the film then they will have to bear losses and face the consequence.”

Movies

Old self, new bottle

Once a theatre actor in Delhi, life in Bollywood has changed Deepak Dobriyal as a performer but not as a person

Theatre

Varied shades of Ashoka

Staged as part of the retrospective of playwright Daya Prakash Sinha’s works, “Samrat Ashok” captures the emperor’s aggression as well as his vulnerable side with finesse

Art

‘The margins are full of voices’

One of the most radical convergences in art, the International Theatre Festival of Kerala, turns 10 this year

Theatre

Multifaceted Bengali theatre

Amitava Baksy says Enad is committed to staging quality amateur theatre

Theatre

The importance of dramaturgical design

A man in all-black production attire shoots an audience with a camcorder in an almost lackadaisical manner. The footage is instantaneously projected on a large screen behind, in grainy black and white...

Pune

Treat for theatre-lovers as acclaimed plays mark debut in city

Plays from all over the country are set to be showcased during Rangmahotsav, between January 26 and 31

Art

The Night is Bright

A santhal village in West Bengal has been playing host to a global art and culture extravaganza, titled Night of Theatre, every year. It turns 10 this year

Theatre

Dramatic appeal

Actor-writer Amitosh Nagpal says one may call his work popular but not mediocre

Kochi

Corpn rejects suggestion to lease out theatre

Civic body to set up cinema and cultural complex

Theatre

Krishna and the divine flower

A blend of dance, drama and music, “Parijat Haran” was an absorbing affair

Theatre

Making spect-actors of us

Sanjoy Ganguly, founder and director of Jana Sanskriti, a grassroots movement from Bengal will talk about Theatre of the Oppressed this weekend

Kozhikode

Kozhikode to pay fitting tribute to acting legend

City-based theatre group to stage P.J. Antony’s Inquilabinte Makkal

Kozhikode

Pravasi theatre festival begins in city

Concern over fall in standards of theatre; event organised as part of World Kerala Sabha 2018

Theatre

Smashing patriarchy with stylish prose

Writer Laurie Penny on why feminism is an exercise in science fiction

Theatre

Theatre maverick, Satyadev Dubey’s lasting legacy

On December 25, at Prithvi Theatre, one would often chance upon a quiet and unostentatious commemorative event (some theatre, some songs, a few speeches) in the morning followed by the distribution of...

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