• Litterateurs from 3 countries participate in lit confece

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on February 25, 2017

    A three-day literary conference, with participation of litterateurs from three countries, is underway in Sylhet as part of the 10-day cultural festival organised by Bengal Foundation at Abul Mal Abdul Muhit Krira Complex...

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    Film screening organised by BNM ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on February 25, 2017

    Bangladesh National Museum’s two-month film screening event ended on Saturday with screening of Shah Alam Kiron’s liberation war based film Ekatturer Ma Janani at Shwadhinata Museum auditorium in Suhrawardy Udyan...

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    Khaled Khan remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:04pm on February 25, 2017

    Late actor Khaled Khan was remembered on his 60th birth anniversary through a commemorative programme on Saturday at National Theatre Hall...

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    Ataur Rahman to direct Hamlet

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on February 24, 2017

    Thespian Ataur Rahman is directing English poet-playwright William Shakespeare’s famous tragedy Hamlet, translated by the late poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq...

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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...