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    Mohakal celebrates 34th founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on July 15, 2017

    Theatre troupe Mohakal Natya Sampraday celebrated its 34th founding anniversary through a programme at Experimental Theatre hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Birth anniversaries of Tagore, Nazrul, Sukanta observed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on July 15, 2017

    Rabindranath Tagore, Kazi Nazrul Islam and Sukanta Bhattacharya championed humanity and protested at the oppression and injustice in the society through their literary works...

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    Fayza Haq remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on July 14, 2017

    The recently deceased art-critic and journalist Fayza Haq was remembered by his friends, former colleagues, artists and others at a memorial programme held at AS Mahmud Hall of The Daily Star Centre on Thursday...

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    Sangskar Natyadal premieres Tagore’s Bashikaran

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on July 14, 2017

    Local troupe Sangskar Natyadal premiered Rabindranath Tagore’s satire play Bashikaran at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    Pagla Kanai’s 128th death anniv observed

    Delwar Kabir . Jhenaidah | Updated at 10:48pm on July 14, 2017

    The 128th death anniversary of rural bard and mystic folk singer Pagla Kanai was observed through day-long programmes at the bard’s home village Berbari in Jhenaidah on Wednesday...

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    Shambhu explores myths, rural life in solo show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:21pm on July 14, 2017

    Scroll painter Shombhu Acharya depicts scenes from cultural myths, rural life and religious events in his solo patachita (scroll paintings) exhibition Potchitra Kotha underway at the EMK Centre in capital’s Dhanmondi...

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    Hayat Mamud felicitated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on July 14, 2017

    Professor Hayat Mamud was felicitated on his 78th birthday on Wednesday at a programme at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum...

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    Film city project gets new lease of life

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 01:03am on July 14, 2017

    After remaining in the pipeline for 35 years, a 105 acre film city at Kabirpur in Gazipur is going to get a new lease of life...

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    Boby’s superhero film Bijli in pipeline

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on July 14, 2017

    Popular actress Eamin Haque Boby will play superheroine in her upcoming film Bijli, which is in post-production stage...

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    Priyanka to act in Hollywood rom-com after Baywatch

    Culture Desk | Updated at 12:10am on July 14, 2017

    After making bad look sexy in Baywatch with her character Victoria Leeds, Priyanka Chopra will be seen alongside Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth and Adam Devine in her second Hollywood film Isn’t It Romantic?, as a yoga ambassador...