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    Zahir Raihan’s 83rd birth anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on August 19, 2018

    Today marks the 83rd anniversary of birth of celebrated filmmaker Zahir Raihan, who was also a writer, intellectual and freedom fighter....

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    Al Deen’s birth anniv celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:53pm on August 18, 2018

    Late iconic playwright Selim Al Deen’s 69th birth anniversary was celebrated by various organisations on Saturday. Drama and dramatics department of...

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    Role of music in traditional performance arts analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:51pm on August 18, 2018

    Music has always been a major, often defining, component in traditional performance arts for centuries. The role of music in traditional performance arts...

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    Leading artistes recite poems on Mujib

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:48pm on August 18, 2018

    Leading artistes recited poems glorifying founding president of the country Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at a show held on Friday at Music and Dance Centre of...

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    Dhaka Attack launched on Bioscope

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:00pm on August 17, 2018

    From now on film lovers will be able to watch Dipankar Dipon directed action-thriller film Dhaka Attack on line....

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    Swapnadal to stage Tringsha Shatabdi in Japan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:57pm on August 17, 2018

    Theatre troupe Swapnadal will stage its acclaimed anti-war play Tringsha Shadabdi at a performing arts festival in Japan titled ‘Festival/Tokyo 2018’, which will be held...

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    Birth anniv of Selim Al Deen today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:55pm on August 17, 2018

    The 69th anniversary of birth of late legendary dramatist and theoretician Selim Al Deen will be celebrated today....

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    Shilpakala Academy to hold seminars on lit, culture

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy has taken an initiative to find out ways for making the cultural practices vibrant by organising seminars on...

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    Ashraf Shishir to make trilogy on Mujib

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on August 15, 2018

    Ashraf Shishir, who won national film award for his debut film Gariwala, has announced a trilogy depicting the life and tragic death of the founding...

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    Sumon pays tribute to Zainul

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:13pm on August 13, 2018

    Artist Sumon Wahed has paid tribute to master artist Zainul Abedin through a vibrant solo show underway at Zainul Gallery 1 and 2 of faculty...