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Resurrected from history’s margins

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 08:35
Neha Singh’s play highlights a Dalit chieftain in Rani Laxmibai’s army with a short but eventful life that deserves wider recognition
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The Cmplt Wrks of Wllm Shkspr-Abridged :All hail Shakespeare!

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 05:18
The Lord Chamberlain’s Men in Hyderabad presents 38 works of Shakespeare in under two hours
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Jamming with the rock ‘n’ roll greats

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 08:09
Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash’s seminal meeting makes its way to India
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The innocent joys of theatre

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 06:01
Suffused with humour and message, the plays staged during the Tifli-International TYA Festival-2017 attracted children in all age groups
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Thiagarajar College students stage Shakespeare’s Macbeth

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 02:26
Stage Sculptors of the Thiagarajar College not only captured the essence of Shakespeare’s Macbeth but also explored the romantic side of Lady Macbeth
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The cage within

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 06:10
Kanchan Ujjal Singh’s adaptation of Amrita Pritam’s popular novel, “Pinjar”, does justice to the content and context of the times it is set in
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Protests, through a play

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 04:19
The Kannada, ‘Taayavva,’ an adaptation, written and directed by Prasanna highlights rural life and ecology
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Bharati — poet extraordinaire

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 03:56
The play, ‘Bharati Yaar,’ aims to hold a mirror to the multifaceted personality
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A kindred spirit

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 03:13
Australian theatre-person and actor Trevor Jamieson on finding parallels between Indian and Aboriginal cultures, with an aim to create a dance performance drawn from the similarities
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Playground of theatre

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 23:08
At the International Theatre Festival for Children and Young People (Tifli), adults perform for children and young adults to address their issues
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Be wild and free

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 03:27
Join Marty, the zebra, and his loyal friends as they escape Central Park Zoo to embark on a magical journey in the musical, Madagascar, presented by the students of Bethany High
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Telugu standup: Three cheers to Telugu tamasha

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 03:21
The first step towards building a Telugu standup comedy scene took off in the city recently
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A matter of grave concern

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 03:53
Reinvigorating socially-relevant theatre, M.K. Raina’s recently-staged “Kafan” and “Kafan Chor” awakened the audience to dark forces that endanger human freedom
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Train of thought

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 03:21
Crea-Shakthi brings the stories of Ruskin Bond on stage with a rich music score
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The Water Princess’ plea for water conservation

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 03:19
The children’s play The Water Princess, by Theatre Nisha, is all about how every drop of water counts
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In a historical space

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 02:27
Students of Vijayanagara Bimba presented a challenging historical play; while some actors were exceptional, others needed deeper involvement
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Procession on freedom of expression in Thrissur

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 02:25
‘Avishkara Swathanthya Ghoshayathra’ paid tribute to a landmark event in the cultural map of Kerala and its architect, Jos Chirammal
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A glimpse into literary greats

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 03:13
The Dubliners Dilemma and The Big Fellow, written and directed by Declan Gorman, will be staged to reveal the fascinating lives of James Joyce, Frank O’Connor, and Micheal Collins
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Interpreting the Mahabharata with puppets

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 08:32
Anurupa Roy’s contemporary retelling of the epic uses a melange of cultural influences to focus on 14 characters
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A painful metamorphosis

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 06:52
“Baba Bantoo”, written by late C.D. Sidhu and aptly directed by Ravi Taneja, exhibits how relentless oppression force a change in a good human being
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