The cast and crew of 'Music School'

Hyderabad theatre group's bilingual feature film aims to fight against education rat race

In an attempt to encourage students to diversify and break out of education rat race, city-based theatre group and casting house Sutradhar is working on a bilingual feature film, Music School

A scene from Vaarasudaaraa

MS Sathyu's  Vaarasudaaraa reflects the current political climate

92-year-old Padma Shri awardee MS Sathyu worked around age-related issues to bring out his latest play, Vaarasudaaraa, which reflects the current political climate

A scene from the rehearsal

The Lonely Hearts Club Show, an erotica play, premieres on October 1 on Zoom

This virtual play explores topics of voyeurism, erotica and self-love during the pandemic

Director Dharini Komal with the crew

Director Dharini Komal to recreate the magic of 'Aachi' Manorama and veteran playwright Komal Swaminathan in En Veedu, En Kanavan play

En Veedu, En Kanavan, En Kuzhandhai was staged 300 times all over India and telecast on Doordarshan

Cast of Ride Home

Bombay Theatre Company's upcoming play Ride Home airs on July 18

Take a 'Ride Home’ with Bombay Theatre Company’s latest online production

Sujoy Prosad Chatterjee

Interdisciplinary artiste Sujoy Prosad Chatterjee charts new course during the pandemic

Interdisciplinary artiste Sujoy Prosad Chatterjee is channelling his creative hunger through thoughtful online events

Hidden in Plain Sight by Mallika Prasad

Mallika Prasad brings back her play 'Hidden in Plain Sight', in an all-new digital avatar

The solo performance presents various situations of life through stories of four characters - all women

Still from Aaj Rang Hai

Purva Naresh’s play Aaj Rang Hai calls out for a unified India through Amir Khusrau’s poetry

It talks about a unified India, a diverse India, a rich heritage that is syncretic, secular, and about inclusivity.

Theatre director Prasanna Ramaswamy is all set for her new play This is My Name

Theatre director Prasanna Ramaswami's latest play turns the spotlight on to the perpetrators than the victim

The play, This is My Name, gives us a glimpse into the inner workings of Nathuram Godse, the man who shot Gandhi
 

Adishakti's actor on stage during a rehearsal

Adishakti’s play highlights the social issue of gender harassment and violence

The play Bhoomi looks at the spectrum of arguments towards gender harassment and its implication 

Actress Revathy in a scene from the play

Chetan Datar's acclaimed play, 1 Madhav Baug, returns to Bengaluru this weekend

Directed by Mariam Jetpurwala, it features actress Revathy who is known for her films such as Anjali, Love, Thevar Magan and 2 States

The Actors Collective team

World Theatre Day special: Bengaluru's The Actors Collective presents a playback theatre performance on Zoom

I Found My Wings highlights tales of hope, courage and triumph of the human spirit

World Theatre Day special: 8 plays that you must watch this weekend

From Piya Behrupiya, the adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, to the eternal classic, Death of a Salesman, check out the list of plays that should not be missed

Bruce Guthrie, Head of Theatre, The_National Centre for the Performing Arts

World Theatre Day special: 'I think the live aspect can never be replaced,' says Bruce Guthrie of NCPA, Mumbai

The Head of Theatre and Film at NCPA shares his observations on how theatre has evolved in the last one year

By Men About Women poster

The theatre fest 'By Men About Women' explores women's issues through the perspective of men

This event features one-minute sketches exploring women’s issues