February 15, 2020 5:10 am
“The play deals with the fall of the Vijayanagara empire in 1565 when the alliance of Deccan Sultanates defeated Vijayanagara, completely wiping out one of the greatest empires of South India. In his honour, the theatre festival will premiere with this historical play.”
January 04, 2020 11:34 pm
An experimental adaptation of Girish Karnad’s Tughlaq comments on contemporary realities of politics, religion, media and economics.
November 01, 2019 5:34 pm
The two-day event will be held in Hotel Lalit Ashok in Kumara Krupa High Grounds from November 9-10.
August 01, 2019 8:22 am
The play has been divided into eight parts of 10 minutes each. Each director has been allotted one segment and he or she has the freedom to interpret the play in their own way.
June 28, 2019 9:01 am
Born in 1949, Kirti Jain grew up in a country that was undergoing sociocultural and political transformations, fuelled by new ideas and idealism.
June 22, 2019 2:32 am
At the memorial, each one of the speakers chose to highlight Karnad’s works and their relevance today.
June 20, 2019 4:23 am
At Girish Karnad's memorial meeting in Matunga’s Yashwantrao Chavan Natya Mandir this evening, it was his role as an activist that everyone chose to highlight.
June 17, 2019 12:58 am
Girish Karnad’s phenomenal creativity was fuelled by the fact that he tapped into several different linguistic traditions, contexts and resonances.
June 15, 2019 3:56 am
Bharat Karnad, national security expert and Girish's nephew, recalled growing up in a house not too far away from his uncle's house in Dharwad.
June 13, 2019 5:55 pm
Raghu Karnad took to Instagram and wrote a moving post dedicated to his father and veteran late actor Girish Karnad, who had passed away on Thursday. Raghu said it was difficult to pen a tribute for Karnad, a multilingual multi-hyphenate personality.
June 10, 2019 11:39 pm
Playwright, filmmaker and actor Girish Karnad passed away on Monday morning. His funeral was held in Bengaluru.