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The City as a Stage

By bringing plays on contemporary issues to alternative venues, NCPA Edge hopes to take theatre experience to a wider audience.

Tracking Transition in 2015: Coming Attractions

Some ideas shout from rooftops and others tiptoe their way in.


HC says no injunction on transfer of Homi Bhabha’s bungalow

State govt mulls its inclusion in heritage list

Centre tells HC: need to preserve Bhabha’s house

The bungalow was given by Bhabha’s brother, artist Jamshed J Bhabha, to the NCPA in his will.

Voicing concerns

Mahabanoo-Mody Kotwal and her son Kaizaad have adapted yet another of Eve Ensler’s women-centric works

Cinema: New and Edgy

Marathi cinema’s renaissance might have begun in 2004 with Shwaas,but it is initiatives like Nave Valan that is keeping the buzz going.


Vigour and Valour

THE National Centre for Performing Arts will witness an unusual and rare form of dance performance on Thursday.

Sound Sense

The third edition of Saz-e-Bahar puts the spotlight on Indian classical instruments

Redefining spaces

With several fashion shows,high-profile weddings and elaborate installations to his credit,scenographer Sumant Jayakrishnan has put the spotlight on set design.

Show Stealers:

A collection of Arabic calligraphy paintings by Mumbai-based artist Salva Rasool will be on display at Nehru Centre Art Gallery,Worli,from October 31 to November 5.