Padmini Chettur in Philosophical Enactment 1

Striking a balance: Padmini Chettur talks about her latest show Philosophical Enactment 1 

Padmini Chettur teams up with Aveek Sen to present an interesting take on body movement

Cast of the play

This play on climate change looks at how the process can be slowed down

Directed by Aruna Ganesh Ram, Under Pressure focuses on consumerism, plastic consumption and the disconnect from the environment

Susanne Valerie Granzer

Beyond the veil: baseCollective aims to draw a line between fact and fiction in Adishakti’s latest festival

Adishakti poses pertinent questions and aims to challenge perceptions of truth through their latest collaboration with the base-Collective

Avatari Devi in a scene from the show

Avatari Devi who is inspired by the laundas of Bihar looks at gender politics in her debut show

The show titled Lila by Avatari Devi, is a 50-minute desi drag performance in English, Hindi and Bhojpuri

Harsh Khurana

Padatik Theatre in Kolkata stages a new play Dosh by Vinay Sharma

Vinay Sharma’s latest production Dosh puts the spotlight on obedience and authority in a relationship

MK Raina and Aakash Prabhakar in a scene from the play

New York-based playwright Jeff Baron's play Visiting Mr Green travels to Bengaluru

This comedy explores different perspectives of religion, sexuality and family

A still from the play Bharathi Yaar

6th edition of Pondicherry Heritage Festival to start with Tamil bio-play, Bharathi Yaar

The fete that starts this Saturday (and goes on till February 12), as always, promises a confluence of music, theatre, art, and architecture — all in the backdrop of diverse heritage.

During a break from rehearsals of Binder

Into the shadows: Binder explores one of society's deepest secrets

Binder explores the dark side of the human psyche, in a story by Vijay Tendulkar

Under Pressure by Visual Respiration, at Theatre Binge of Chennai Art Theatre

Stagecraft revolution: An insider account of the growth of drama and theatre in Chennai 

We scope the evolution of theatre in Chennai, as the city’s top directors and cultural curators tell us what to look forward to in another decade of masterful productions

Antigone by Masquerade

Theatre is not a rite of passage to movies and television - Krishna Kumar of Masquerade

Masquerade is also ringing in the new year by the introduction of its new theatre space in Chennai

Hillary Clinton and Snow White are portrayed by Jennifer Morrison and Ruby Day (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

San Francisco musical, Beach Blanket Babylon, set to draw the curtains after over 45 years

When you think of America's longest-running musicals, Broadway favourites such as The Lion King or Chicago may come to mind.

Utsav Dixit

Here's everything you need to know about Hyderabad’s Deccan Comedy and their year-end shows

In the last few weeks, DC has hosted about 20 shows featuring 30 comedians from Hyderabad and the rest of India as well. T

A scene from the rehearsal of the play

Debutante director Ira Khan brings Euripides' Medea to Bengaluru

Debutante director Ira Khan’s version of Medea promises to entertain but also make you uncomfortable

Poetry

Poets from across India to get together for The Pondicherry/Auroville Poetry Festival

It’s all about ‘Earth Consciousness’ at the second edition of The Pondicherry/Auroville Poetry Festival

A scene from the play Franziska Detrez’s Who Sits Behind My Eyes? 

From Goa to Kolkata and back: The Auroville Theatre Group presents Who Sits Behind My Eyes? 

Franziska Detrez’s play for The Auroville Theatre Group portrays the complications of going back to one’s roots