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    Two theatre fests begin at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on August 19, 2017

    Two separate theatre festivals kicked off at different venues of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday marking late eminent playwright Selim Al Deen’s 68th birth anniversary...

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    New York-based BIPA stages Tasher Desh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on August 19, 2017

    New York-based cultural organisation Bangladesh Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) celebrated its silver jubilee by staging Rabindranath Tagore’s famous dance drama Tasher Desh at National...

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    Charity show of Crutch-er Colonel today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on August 17, 2017

    Theatre troupe BotTala will stage a charity show its acclaimed production Crutch-er Colonel at Dr Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity today...

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    Selim Al Deen’s 68th birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 17, 2017

    Today is legendary playwright Selim Al Deen’s 68th birth anniversary. Different cultural organisations will hold special programmes marking the day...

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    Directors demand folk theatre venues

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on August 12, 2017

    None of the nine theatre halls in the capital have been designed for presenting experimental productions based on traditional performing arts, which require special seating...

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    BotTala celebrates ninth founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:30pm on August 12, 2017

    Theatre troupe BotTala celebrated its ninth founding anniversary through a day-long programme on Friday at Bangladesh Mahila Samity...

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    Monodrama depicts struggles of artistes

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    THE world benefits from creations by creative people like artistes. However, to become an artiste one must make sacrifices and walk a path full of...

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    Theatre depicting Sepoy Revolt premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 08, 2017

    Theatre troupe Noibedyo held the premiere show of its debut production Bidroho Ebong at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday...

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    Swapnadal remembers Hiroshima victims

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on August 07, 2017

    Theatre troupe Swapnadal paid tribute to the victims of the world’s first atomic bombing in Hiroshima through staging an anti war play Tringsha Shatabdi at...

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    BGTF to raise funds for ailing theatre activists

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on August 04, 2017

    Bangladesh Group Theatre Federation, the umbrella theatre organisation which promotes theatre troupes and theatre practices across the country, has taken an initiative to raise a...