Monday, August 19, 2019
Indian theatre News
Roll of Honour
Chandigarh-based actor and theatre director Namrata Sharma on winning the Ut Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar for the year 2018.
1 week ago
Nina Chhibber Williams, whose play Om Shaadi Om is being staged at the Edinburgh Fringe, talks about love in the time of multiculturalism
Nina Chhibber Williams bounces around various New York City stages performing sketch shows and short-form comedy, among others.
2 weeks ago
The Trialogue Company's play Tansen echoes the trials of the famed musician in Akbar's court
A melange of dance, drama and live music comprising dhrupad, qawwali and khayal gayaki, the play chronicles Tansen’s birth to Parvati and Makarand after many prayers, near Gwalior.
2 months ago
I don’t think I will ever write a play that will be devoid of any political statement: Playwright Kaustubh Naik
Kaustubh Naik on Avyahat, which won top honours at a state-level theatre competition, playwriting and the importance of ideology.
5 months ago
Poetry in Motion
With intense study and research involved in reading and selecting the poetry, the idea was to push the boundaries of form and music, with both young and experienced actors bringing their own vision to the idea.
9 months ago
Matter of Perception
Kshitish Date on women in the media, his play, Item, and the perks of winning a major award.
10 months ago
EYE Shakespeare Special: 400 years of the Bard of Stratford-upon-Avon
Theatre legends Ratan Thiyam, MK Raina and Roysten Abel speak of the debt they owe to William Shakespeare.
3 years ago
Kirron Kher inaugurates national theatre conference at PU
During her visit she remembered noted theatre director and novelist Balwant Gargi
5 years ago
All the World and a Stage
An independent archivist’s latest book, Theatrescapes, takes her readers on a visual journey of the history of Indian theatre.
5 years ago
Cause and Effect
Aaj Ka Baki Itihas adapts Badal Sircars iconic play Baki Itihas to contemporary times and is an attack on ignorance.
6 years ago
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