‘Wellness check’ during lockdown – The Hindu

When 16-year-old Hitesh Karndarpa learned that his drama teacher, Shyla Kurma, was planning to direct a virtual play, he was sceptical. “I started...

COVID-19: With Telangana Online Theatre Festival, Telugu plays shine on digital platform

The Department of Language and Culture, Telangana Government, has made the best use of the lockdown period by offering theatre lovers and practitioners...

Bangalore Hindi Theatre pays tribute to Girish Karnad with the Karnad Monologue Contest

Performance artistes, like everyone else have been affected by the lockdown. Amid these trying times, Amit Aggarwal, founder of Bangalore Hindi Theatre, decided...

UK-based Flute Theatre takes to Instagram to help those in the autistic spectrum

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it significant shifts in routines all over the world. With more people finding themselves adapting to a...

Ruby Patel, first lady of the Parsi Gujarati stage

The first lady of the Parsi Gujarati stage, Ruby Patel, passed away late Monday evening. She was 86, beginning her considerable innings on...

These online improv formats have clicked with Bengaluru audiences

Balasree Viswanathan and Arjun Mehra, co-artistic director and artistic director, respectively, of Improv Comedy Bangalore (ICB was established in June 2015) found a...

Narrative monologues by women on marginalised voices

A couple of years ago, when Bengaluru-based Sujatha Balakrishnan, founder of Theatre for Change, tried to audition for women’s roles, she observed ageism...

COVID-19: Hyderabad-based Udaan Performing Arts organises an online voice workshop from May 15

Actor, director Saurabh Gharipurkar of Hyderabad-based Udaan Performing Arts is in search of a voice, one that is emphatic, deeply resonant, expressive and...

This ‘ungle’ offers lockdown advice on YouTube

Don’t we all know of an old, well-meaning, harmless uncle who offers unsolicited advice and thinks he has the answers to all life’s...

The give and take of Phillip Zarrilli’s art

The far-sighted internationally renowned theatre personality, Phillip Zarrilli, passed away on April 28, after a fourteen-year battle with cancer that did very little...

Stay connected


Latest article

No positive results in latest Premier League coronavirus tests

The Premier League's planned restart on June 17 received a further boost on Saturday when the latest batch of novel coronavirus tests...

Banks Board Bureau recommends new CEOs for IOB, Central Bank of India

The Banks Board Bureau has recommended a new MD and CEO for Central Bank of India and Indian Overseas Bank and also a...

Protests erupt in parts of Bengal against return of migrants

Protests erupted in certain parts of West Bengal against the return of migrant workers and establishment of quarantine centres, even as the number...