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    Shilpakala Academy holds 3-day classical music, dance fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on February 11, 2018

    A three-day classical music and dance festival featuring performances by eminent classical vocalists, dance artistes and instrumentalists from...

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    Hawaiian guitar recital delights audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on February 10, 2018

    Guitarist Farhad Aziz entertained the audience playing popular songs of yesteryear on Hawaiian guitar at a solo show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Friday...

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    Baul Xpress releases debut album

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:11pm on February 10, 2018

    Fusion band Baul Xpress has released its self-titled debut album featuring six Lalon songs, one song of Shah Alam Sarkar and one original song of the band...

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    BFDC to lose land, shooting floors

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on February 10, 2018

    The area of the state-run service provider Bangladesh Film Development Corporation will decrease by 14.5 decimals as the government has acquired the land for construction of the Elevated Express Way in the capital...

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    Paris-based Malala addresses colonialism

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on February 10, 2018

    Paris-based artist Malala Andrialavidrazana depicts the impact of European colonisation in her seven pigment prints at the fourth edition of Dhaka Art Summit, which ended on Saturday at National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Taylor Schilling to lead Descendant

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:40pm on February 09, 2018

    Taylor Schilling is set to topline the thriller Descendant for MGM’s Orion Pictures...

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    Two symposiums held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on February 09, 2018

    Art historians, researchers and curators spoke on diverse issues related to contemporary art, importance of art collectives and others at two symposiums held at the ongoing Dhaka Art Summit...

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    Hat Hodai staged

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on February 09, 2018

    Jahangirnagar University-based theatre troupe Jahangirnagar Theatre staged Selim Al Deen’s Hat Hodai on Thursday at Selim Al Deen Muktamancho of the university as part of the ten-day inter-university theatre festival underway on the campus..

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    Canadian artist’s solo show underway

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on February 09, 2018

    A retrospective exhibition displaying paintings and prints by internationally renowned Canadian artist Charles Pachter, who has earned fame for satirising colonialism and...

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    Aly Zaker talks about uniqueness of Bangladeshi theatre

    | Updated at 05:33pm on February 09, 2018

    Theatre in Bangladesh has developed a unique style of its own which is different from those of other countries, said veteran theatre activist Aly Zaker...