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National School of Drama


Sanitiser, masks in lead roles as NSD preps for first show post lockdown

October 02, 2020 10:56 am

The novel methodology began on September 8, when artistes were allowed in for a reading of the script after their Covid status was checked and found to be negative.

Irrfan's friends from NSD remember the actor who believed in listening rather than speaking

April 30, 2020 1:30 pm

A lanky boy with a head of curly hair, Irrfan was one of the quietest students in the class of 1987. His classmates, such as Bharti Sharma, founder of Kshitij Theater Society in Delhi, used to wonder, “Pata nahin yeh itna chup kyun rahta hai?’

Stage Diplomacy: Shakespeare at Delhi theatre fest, starring UK’s Dy High Commissioner

February 16, 2020 3:49 am

Performed by the award-winning Prague Shakespeare Company, with whom Thompson acted when she was Ambassador to the Czech Republic till 2018, Richard III revolves around a man who is deformed in mind and body, and obsessed with becoming king of England.

NSD admissions 2020: Application process for 3-year diploma course begins today, check details

January 28, 2020 2:01 pm

NSD admissions 2020: The application process will begin on January 28, 2020. Interested candidates can apply for the course at the official website,

Past Continuous

January 18, 2020 11:17 pm

Actor Suresh Sharma on recreating history on stage, and preparing a new generation of theatre artists.

Every Woman’s Story

January 06, 2020 6:22 am

Theatre production Daughters Opera touches upon violence against women and issues of citizenship.

Exchanging Notes

January 03, 2020 12:51 am

Daughters Opera, an Indo-Australian production, brings the visible and invisible labours of women on stage

Ajeet Singh Palawat, whose play Eidgah Ke Jinnat will be staged next month, is gaining recognition as one of the most versatile actors on stage

July 29, 2019 7:44 am

Ajeet Singh Palawat has acted in Kavalam Narayana Panikkar’s Shakuntalam, Anuradha Kapur’s Virasat, KS Rajendan’s Vikarmorvashiyam, Dinesh Khanna’s Teen Behne and Ranjeet Kapoor’s Wrong Turn, among others.

Once upon a stage called Delhi

July 10, 2019 1:02 am

In the 1970s, theatre in the city helped define a wider political imagination. Now, the young must accomplish that task without the aid of the likes of Girish Karnad and Habib Tanvir.

NSD admissions 2019: Application process to close today, here's all you need to know

April 15, 2019 12:34 pm

NSD admissions 2019: Last date to apply for NSD admissions for National School of Drama is today at The preliminary tests for admission to NSD will begin from May 6 and will continue till June 16, 2019.