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    Shilpakala to hold cultural shows in 10 upazilas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:22pm on January 02, 2021

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy is going to organise cultural shows in 10 upazilas across the country from January 4 to January 31. The announcement was made...

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    Empty Space stages A New Testament of Romeo and Juliet

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:17pm on January 02, 2021

    Theatre troupe Empty Space staged the sixth show of its play A New Testament of Romeo and Juliet to welcome the year 2021 at the...

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    Opera to return to Sydney after virus hiatus

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 11:16pm on January 02, 2021

    The finishing touches were being put on a glitzy show at the Sydney Opera House Saturday, as the venue prepared to host an opera crowd...

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    French theatre legend Robert Hossein dies aged 93

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:22pm on January 01, 2021

    French actor and director Robert Hossein, famous for his mega-productions of classics such as Les Miserables and The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, died Thursday at the...

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    Part of the world a stage with Miami poignant pandemic performance

    Agence France-Presse . Miami Beach | Updated at 10:54pm on December 30, 2020

    When the coronavirus pandemic began, theatre director Michel Hausmann sought to devise a safe and effective way of performing. Nine months later, he and his...

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    Nagar Natyadal pays tribute to Mannan Hira

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on December 29, 2020

    Tangail-based theatre troupe Nagar Natyadal paid tribute to the recently demised playwright-director Mannan Hira staging the play Adab at CDC Mancha in Tangail on Tuesday....

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    2020: a trying year for local theatre

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:57pm on December 28, 2020

    The year 2020 has been very trying on country’s theatre troupes. With COVID-19 forcing theatre venues to shut their doors for seven months, only 11...

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    People pay last tributes to Abdul Kader

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:10pm on December 26, 2020

    Friends, admirers and well-wishers paid their last respects to renowned actor Abdul Kader at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday afternoon. Abdul Kader passed away while...

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    Byatikrom arranges Syed Mohidul Islam Smaran Utsab

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:07pm on December 26, 2020

    Theatre troupe Byatikrom Natyagoshthi paid tribute to the late eminent playwright, actor and director Syed Mohidul Islam organising a programme at the National Theatre Hall...

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    People pay last respects to Mannan Hira

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on December 24, 2020

    People from all walks of life paid their last respects to the theatre activist, writer and filmmaker Mannan Hira, who passed away on Wednesday night...