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    Ethic to premiere Aynaghar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on November 07, 2020

    Theatre troupe Ethic will premiere its latest production titled ‘Aynaghar’ at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on November 13, said a press...

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    Dhaka Theatre premieres ‘Ekti Loukik Othoba Oloukik Steamer’

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:06pm on October 31, 2020

    Acclaimed theatre troupe Dhaka Theatre premiered its 49th production titled Ekti Loukik Athoba Aloukik Steamer at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

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    In conversation with Saymon Zakaria

    Dhrubo Sadiq | Updated at 10:32pm on October 28, 2020

    Well known as a playwright and researcher, Saymon Zakaria has written 27 plays so far. He has earned his fame by linking field-level research with...

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    Online cultural events bring hidden talents to limelight

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:32pm on October 27, 2020

    Theatre activist and general secretary of Manipuri Theatre Jyoti Sinha said that online cultural shows provide a platform to talented individuals who cannot perform on...

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    Iconic UK arts institutions get £75m virus funding

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:34pm on October 24, 2020

    The British government on Saturday announced a £75 million (82 million euros) rescue package to save 35 cultural institutions hit by the coronavirus pandemic, including...

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    Kheyali Natya Goshthi recalls A K Ahmed Kabir

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:29pm on October 24, 2020

    Theatre troupe Kheyali Natya Goshthi arranged a two-day cultural programme to pay tribute to its founder A K Ahmed Kabir at Studio Theatre Hall of...

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    Dhaka Theatre to premiere ‘Ekti Loukik Athoba Aloukik Steamer’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on October 23, 2020

    Renowned theatre troupe Dhaka Theatre is going to premiere its new production titled ‘Ekti Loukik Athoba Aloukik Steamer’ at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh...

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    Shilpakala to open with ‘Ujane Mriytu’, ‘Rajar Chithi’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on October 20, 2020

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy will open its doors on Friday after a seven month-hiatus due to the COVID-19 crisis. Theatre troupe Palakar will stage its acclaimed...

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    Turkey’s ailing theatres fear politics at play in virus funding

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 11:13pm on October 17, 2020

    Asmali Sahne, an independent theatre in Istanbul, applied for desperately needed state funds as it tries to survive the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, but...

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    Istanbul authorities ban Kurdish language play

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 11:14pm on October 15, 2020

    Turkish authorities have banned a Kurdish-language play that was due to open Tuesday in Istanbul’s municipal theatre for the first time in its 106-year history,...