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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...

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    Prison theatre, cultural activities to be launched in prisons

    Obaidur Rahman Sohan | Updated at 09:55pm on December 24, 2020

    Prison theatre is a unique field conceived under practical theatre, which can substantially help in the reformative process of the prison inmates positively, affecting their...

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    Actor-artist Selim Ahmed dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on December 23, 2020

    Actor, art director and book cover designer Selim Ahmed passed away at Asgar Ali Hospital in the capital on Wednesday morning. He was 57. Theatre...

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    Mannan Hira passes away

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:35pm on December 23, 2020

    Theatre activist, writer and filmmaker Mannan Hira passed away on Wednesday night. He was 64. He suffered a heart attack at his residence in Kakrail...

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    Khaled Khan’s 7th death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 20, 2020

    Today is the 7th anniversary of death of the late eminent actor Khaled Khan, who was often referred to as Jubaraj by his peers and...

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    Anurag Theatre stages Objection Overruled

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:25pm on December 19, 2020

    Theatre troupe Anurag Theatre staged the second show of its play titled Objection Overruled at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday....