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The scientist who writes and directs plays

Fabulations and tall tales express dystopic truths in Niranjan Pedanekar’s plays

When family matters

A play presents age-old truths on relationships in a tradition-defying way


In Unity We Trust

For the first time, director MK Raina presents Gandhi on stage — and he has four plays

The Theatre of War

Quasar Thakore Padamsee takes up Bertolt Brecht’s Mother Courage and Her Children, and gives it a tagline — Everybody Loves a Good War

Kalki plays a hippie in Kaash

The actor will start shooting for Mantra soon, and in February, Soni Razdan’s Love Affair will go on floor

Satish Kaushik plays a typical Punjabi in Wedding Pulao

Satish Kaushik, who has essayed several comic characters with elan in the past, will soon be seen doing another one


Sayali Bhagat plays a TV reporter in Home Stay

Sayali Bhagat (of The Train fame) is playing a TV reporter in the tri-lingual film Home Stay

Vidya Balan plays a floral designer

After playing riveting characters in films Ishqiya, The Dirty Picture and Kahaani Vidya Balan will now be seen as a woman who makes floral designs in a hotel, in Mohit Suri's Hamari Adhuri Kahaani

Sound & fury

Theatre director Abhilash Pillai is taking his plays and the audience into discomfort zones

Act Two

This act strives to look at history with a fresh set of eyes.