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    Shah Abdul Karim fest begins March 3

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:54pm on February 24, 2017

    A two-day Shah Abdul Karim folk festival starts on March 3 at Derai upazila in Sunamganj district, the birthplace of the late bard and folk singer...

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    Samadhara holds recitation programme

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on February 24, 2017

    Samadhara, a monthly literary magazine, organised its annual poetry recitation programme at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Two plays staged

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:15pm on February 24, 2017

    Two plays titled ‘Ekjon Chakorer Jiban Bastobata’ and ‘Kangkal’ were staged on the third day of the ongoing weeklong theatre festival, organised by Dhaka University’s theatre and performance studies department, at TSC auditorium...

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    Chhayanaut celebrates spring 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on February 24, 2017

    Cultural organisation Chhayanaut welcomed spring through music and dance presentations at a programme at its auditorium on Friday evening...

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    Artists depict diverse subjects for contemporary viewers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on February 23, 2017

    Contemporary artists are incorporating new subjects and elements while doing paintings on the historic Language Movement of 1952 to enrich their artworks for today’s viewers...

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    Guitarist Guthrie Govan to play in Dhaka

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on February 23, 2017

    Famous British guitarist Guthrie Govan is set to entertain the Dhaka audience on February 26 at Krishibid Institute Bangladesh’s convention hall in Farmgate...

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    10-day cultural fest begins in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent, Sylhet | Updated at 10:32pm on February 23, 2017

    A 10-day cultural festival began in Sylhet on Wednesday to promote Bangla culture and literature. The festival features exhibitions, cultural performances, stage plays, film screening sessions and more at different venues across the city, with main cultural programmes being held at Hasan Raja Mancha and Syed Mujtaba Ali Mancha...

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    Poets pay tribute to Language Movement

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on February 23, 2017

    Poets paid tribute to the Language Movement martyrs and veterans reciting self-penned poems at a programme organised by Bangladesh National Museum at its Sufia Kamal auditorium on Wednesday...

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    DU theatre fest underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on February 23, 2017

    The weeklong theatre festival organised by Dhaka University’s theatre and performance studies department is underway at TSC auditorium of the university...

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    Samadhara poetry festival held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:22pm on February 23, 2017

    A poetry festival organised by literary magazine Samadhara was held at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...