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    Four plays staged on Third day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on July 08, 2017

    Theatre troupe Loko Natyadal staged its four productions Mujib Manei Mukti, Daakghar, Rathjatra and Sonai Madhob at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday, the third day of Loko Natyadal’s four day long theatre festival marking the troupe’s 36th founding anniversary...

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    New bands are facing difficulty

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on July 08, 2017

    Members of rock band Resonance said it is becoming difficult for up and coming bands to survive in the country’s music scene...

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    Self Portrait sings for social justice

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on July 07, 2017

    Progressive metal band Self Portrait protests at discriminations and irregularities in the society through music. The members of the band are influenced by foreign bands like Dream Theater, Metallica, Megadeth, Children Of Bodom, Symphony-X, Lamb Of God and dreams of a future where people would not be judged based on their race, social status or money...

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    Charya song, dance presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:15pm on July 07, 2017

    Songs and dance from Charyapada, the ancient collection of mystic poems, were presented at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Sudhin Das, Karunamaya Goswami remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:39pm on July 07, 2017

    Noted Nazrul singers and researchers paid tribute to recently demised Nazrul exponent Sudhin Das and Nazrul researcher Dr Karunamaya Goswami at a commemorative programme at Nazrul Institute on Thursday...

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    Theatrewala premieres Chekov’s comedy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:17pm on July 06, 2017

    Theatrewala Repertory premiered an adaptation of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s comedy The Bear on Wednesday at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    I am happy for Viceroy’s House’s release in Dhaka

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on July 06, 2017

    The British filmmaker of Punjabi descent Gurinder Chadha is excited about the release of her latest movie Viceroy’s House (Partition 1947) in Bangladesh...

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    BAUL Xpress promises good fusion music

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on July 06, 2017

    Fusion band BAUL Xpress is hoping to produce quality music for the music lovers of the country....

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    Two plays staged on opening day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:53pm on July 06, 2017

    The four-day theatre festival marking the 36th founding anniversary of Loko Natyadal began on Wednesday through staging of two theatre productions at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Ayub Bachchu to sell guitars as sponsors scoff at competition proposal

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:17pm on July 06, 2017

    Rock star Ayub Bachchu will sell his guitars from his collection as he cannot bear the maintenance costs for them anymore...