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    It’s time to reopen theatre venues

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 09:28pm on September 29, 2020

    Renowned film actor, theatre activist, playwright and director Azad Abul Kalam said it is high time that authorities concerned reopen theatre venues and rehearsal rooms...

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    SM Solaiman’s 67th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2020

    Today is the 67th birth anniversary of the late Ekushey Padak-winning playwright, director, actor, music composer, singer and organiser S M Solaiman. SM Solaiman, born...

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    Manipuri Theatre celebrates 24th founding anniv

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:13pm on September 27, 2020

    Moulvibazar-based Manipuri Theatre celebrated its 24th founding anniversary organising an online programme on Saturday. The event, titled ‘Manipuri Theatre-er 2 Jug Purti’, featured music show,...

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    Prachyanaut premiers ‘Cornel Ke Keu Chithi Lekhe Na’

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:53pm on September 26, 2020

    Theatre troupe Prachyanaut premiered ‘Cornel Ke Keu Chithi Lekhe Na’, a theatrical adaptation of Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s novella ‘No One Writes to the...

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    First Shakespeare in Spain?  Bard’s last play found at seminary

    Agence France-Presse. Madrid | Updated at 11:29pm on September 25, 2020

    It was hidden away for centuries in the archives of a seminary in Spain, a rare edition of a Shakespeare play experts believe may be...

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    SM Solaiman remembered

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:29pm on September 23, 2020

    The late Ekushey Padak-winning eminent theatre activist and playwright SM Solaiman was remembered in an online programme organised by theatre troupe Theatre Art Unit on...

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    Sammilita Natya Parishad Sylhet celebrates 36th anniv

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 11:31pm on September 22, 2020

    Sammilita Natya Parishad Sylhet, a platform of Sylhet-based theatre troupes, celebrated its 36th founding anniversary organising a programme recently following social distancing at Kabi Nazrul...

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    Prachyanaut stages ‘Hundred by Hundred’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on September 20, 2020

    Theatre troupe Prachyanaut staged ‘Hundred by Hundred’, a theatre production portraying the plight of garment workers amid COVID-19 outbreak, at its rehearsal room in the...

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    Prangonemor to stage ‘Aurangzeb’ after six months

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:12pm on September 17, 2020

    Theatre troupe Prangonemor will stage its much acclaimed production ‘Aurangzeb’ after a six-month hiatus at the Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samiti at 7:00pm...

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    Theatre activists are looked down upon in rural areas

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:21pm on September 11, 2020

    Playwright and writer Ruma Modak said that theatre activists in rural areas are often looked down upon and as a result theatre troupes outside Dhaka...