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    Lucky Enam to receive Syed Mahidul Islam Padak

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on December 18, 2020

    Theatre troupe Byatikram Natyagosthi will honour thespian Lucky Enam with Syed Mahidul Islam Padak for her contribution to theatre, said a press release. The award...

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    Spardha to premiere 4.48 Montrash

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:04pm on December 15, 2020

    Theatre troupe Spardha: Independent Theatre Collective will premiere its upcoming production titled Montrash at Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity on December 18...

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    Bangla Academy for virtual book fair, publishers oppose

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:45pm on December 12, 2020

    Bangla Academy is considering holding the Amar Ekushey Book Fair virtually while the publishers are against the move and demanding that the book fair be...

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    Bangladesh Theatre celebrates founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:43pm on December 12, 2020

    Theatre troupe Bangladesh Theatre celebrated its 38th founding anniversary staging its 6th production titled Sea Morog at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Antigone premiered at Shilpakala Academy

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:42pm on December 12, 2020

    Prachyanat School of Acting and Design premiered Greek playwright Sophocles’s play Antigone at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday. The play...

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    Pranganemor to premiere Major on Victory Day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:35pm on December 10, 2020

    Theatre troupe Pranganemor will premiere its upcoming production titled Major at the Nilima Ibrahim Auditorium of Bangladesh Mahila Samity on Victory Day, which will be...

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    Theatre stages Nikhai at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on December 06, 2020

    Theatre troupe Theatre staged its 34th production titled Nikhai at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday. Nikhai, a romantic play, has...

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    Asaduzzaman Noor hospitalised with COVID-19

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:41am on December 04, 2020

    Thespian and ruling Awami League lawmaker for Nilphamari-2 constituency Asaduzzaman Noor was admitted to Bangladesh Specialised Hospital in Mirpur with COVID-19 on Thursday night. Noor,...

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    Virus hogs centrestage as Greece’s theatres wait in the wings

    Agence France-Presse . Athens | Updated at 10:45pm on November 28, 2020

    ‘Obviously very few will survive,’ says actor Yiannis Yiaramazidis, staring at the empty stage of the small theatre where he works in downtown Athens. With...

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    Ataur Rahman receives BCRA Lifetime Achievement Award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:44pm on November 28, 2020

    Bangladesh Cultural Reporters’ Association honoured thespian Ataur Rahman with BCRA Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the country’s cultural arena on Saturday. BCRA organised...