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    Bangladesh street theatre fest begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on March 02, 2017

    The weeklong Bangladesh Street Theatre Festival began on Wednesday at the Central Shaheed Minar with staging of two street dramas and traditional dance recitals....

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    Theatre features struggles of fishermen

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:02pm on March 01, 2017

    Depicting the sufferings of the costal fishermen community, Bengal Theatre staged its play titled ‘Jalputra’ at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

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    Jatra artistes demand dev of art form

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on March 01, 2017

    Bangladesh Jatra Federation leaders on Tuesday placed a number of demands to the government for development of traditional performing art form jatra, which is on...

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    Malaysree Hashmi talks on theatre’s influence on society

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on March 01, 2017

    Noted Indian theatre activist Malaysree Hashmi said that theatre is a powerful art form that can generate awareness among the masses for their rights...

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    Bangladesh street theatre fest begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:52pm on March 01, 2017

    The week-long Bangladesh Street Theatre Festival kicked off on Wednesday at Central Shaheed Minar through performances by three theatre troupes...

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    DU theatre fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on February 28, 2017

    The weeklong annual central theatre festival of Dhaka University, organised by Dhaka University’s theatre and performance studies department, ended on Monday with staging of Sararattir...

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    Nothing effective has done for jatra: Noor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:18pm on February 28, 2017

      The minister for cultural affairs, Azaduzzan Noor, on Tuesday said so far anything effective could not be done for the revival of jatra. The...

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    Theatre fest marking Int’l Mother Language Day ends today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on February 27, 2017

    The month-long theatre festival marking the International Mother Language Day will end today with the staging of Dhaka Theatre’s Aronba Meiri and Dibalok Theatre’s street...

  • 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...

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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...