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    Play on Colonel Taher staged

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:02pm on January 07, 2017

    Theatre troupe BotTala staged its latest play Crutch-er Colonel at the Dr Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity on Friday...

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    Play, film based on Shawkat Osman’s stories presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:41pm on January 06, 2017

    A theatre production and a film based on the stories of eminent author Shawkat Osman were presented at two separate events in Dhaka on Thursday...

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    Local film market in a dismal state: seminar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:39pm on January 06, 2017

    The Bangladeshi film market in recent years has been a dismal failure and quite removed from the socioeconomic reality on the ground, said researcher Dr...

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    Theatre calls for professionalism, decentralisation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on January 01, 2017

    The government needs to play an active role to improve the standards of theatre and the artists in 2017, theatre activists said...

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    Manipuri Theatre fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on December 29, 2016

    A five-day festival by Manipuri Theatre ended on Wednesday with a show of the host troupe’s monodrama Kohe Birangana at the...

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    Manipuri Theatre celebrates 20th anniv

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:03pm on December 25, 2016

    Based in a small village in Moulvibazar, Manipuri Theatre has completed an eventful 20 years in theatre producing around 30 plays, many of...

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    16 thespians honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on December 23, 2016

    Theatre troupe Batikrom Natyagoshthi honoured 16 seasoned and young theatre activists at the inaugural ceremony of Syed Mahidul Islam Memorial Festival on Thursday...

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    Tirjak to hold 3-day victory fest in Ctg

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on December 21, 2016

    Chittagong-based theatre troupe Tirjak Natya Dal has organised a three-day festival at Theatre Institute Chattagram beginning from...

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    Morshed to make new film

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on December 21, 2016

    Filmmaker Morshedul Islam has formally declared to make a new film titled ‘Ankhi O tar Bndhura’ on Tuesday at...

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    Milan Kanti Dey felicitated 

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on December 21, 2016

    Noted jatra artiste Milan Kati Dey was felicitated on Tuesday at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala celebrating his 50 years of...