Theatre
Shankar Chugani

Comicstaan’s Shankar Chugani talks about his first live show and being nervous

The Bengaluru-based comedian will perform in Hyderabad, this weekend, with Abish Mathew. 

Actors rehearsing the play, Silence! The Court is in Session

Theatrecian's Tathagata Chowdhury to stage Silence! The Court is in Session in Kolkata

Thespian Tathagata Chowdhury, founder of Theatrecian is all set to stage Silence!The Court is in Session in Kolkata 

The cast of Out of Order

The Madras Players’ adaptation of Ray Cooney’s Out of Order assures a good deal of side-splitting moments

Originally written and performed in 1990, the play is being adapted by city-based theatre group, The Madras Players.

Celebs
Laugh_Ok_Please

Naveen Richard and Sumukhi Suresh tour Chennai and Coimbatore with their stand up show

The Go Straight Take Left comedian opens up about his collaborations with his co-star and their return to stand-up comedy

Rasika and Nawazuddin in Manto

Manto actress Rasika: Nawaz and I critique each other

Rasika Dugal and Nawazuddin Siddiqui give feedback to each other on their respective roles after every screening that they attend

R Madhavan

Interview: Madhavan on hosting the new TV show Mega Icons, Kamal Haasan and definitions of success

All set to appear on the small screen, as the host of National Geographic’s  new  show,  Mega Icons, Madhavan gets candid about success, his  equation with Kamal Haasan, and his idea of staying young.

Dance
A dancing couple at the previous edition

Time to shimmy and shine at the Latin Festival Madras

The Latin Festival Madras is back and it’s bigger than ever before

Dancer Sudarshan Chakravorty and his team to represent India at Spirit of Dance festival in Kazakhstan

Renowned choreographer Sudarshan Chakravorty and his team from his institute, Sapphire will be going to Kazakhstan to participate in the prestigious Spirit of Dance festival

Actor-danseuse Shobana brings her much-acclaimed show, Trance, to Hyderabad

The 48-year-old artiste will perform at Shilpakala Vedika on September 8.

Cinema
Guests at the Cannes Film Festival

France launches subsidies for female filmmakers: reports

  Productions with women in eight key positions will get a 15 per cent bonus.

Taapsee Pannu

In an exclusive interview, Taapsee Pannu opens up about her struggles, films and life in Mumbai

The actor consolidates her position  in Bollywood with hits like Soorma, Mulk and Manmarziyaan. She opens up about foraying into acting and her life beyond work

Cary Fukunaga

True Detective director Cary Fukunaga to direct new James Bond film

Primetime Emmy award-winning American filmmaker Cary Joji Fukunaga, best known for directing and executive producing the first season of the series True Detective, will direct the new James Bond film.

TV
R Madhavan

Interview: Madhavan on hosting the new TV show Mega Icons, Kamal Haasan and definitions of success

All set to appear on the small screen, as the host of National Geographic’s  new  show,  Mega Icons, Madhavan gets candid about success, his  equation with Kamal Haasan, and his idea of staying young.

Secrets of the Human Body, a new show on Sony BBC Earth reveals lesser-known facts about our body 

Andrew Cohen, the producer of Secrets of the Human Body, gives us insights into how our bodies function

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This new television explores wildlife in India in their most natural habitat

The show takes people to ground zero, where animals like lions, elephants, tigers and even rhinoceros’ and bears, can be seen in the most unhindered natural form.