Bhavya Balantrapu and Amson Maurice as Belle and Gaston

When Beauty & the Beast are divorced!

This theatrical musical production will leave you confused as well as make you laugh

A still from The Ghosts on a Mother’s Birthday

Spotlight Edition 8: Drama, dialogue & everything in between

This edition brings three plays that will leave you with lots of food for thought 

Actors rehearsing Namo Namah

City-based Samahaara Group is gearing up to showcase a Telugu plays — Namo Namah and Prema Pakshulu

For Namo Namah, the stage is set in a forest, portraying the aftermath of a plane crash from Hyderabad to Mumbai

Solo performance from Elephant in the Room

Manam Theatre Festival: This immersive experience encompasses diverse forms of performing arts

As the one-of-a-kind Manam Theatre Festival debuts in Hyderabad, we delve into the cultural expressions brought on stage by renowned artistes from Hyderabad, Delhi, Puducherry, Mumbai and UK

A scene from Running on Empty

Unmasked Productions and Yogibear’s English play — Running on Empty ought to tickle your funny bone

This light-hearted play, driven by two dynamic characters, will take you on a roller-coaster entertainment ride.

Cast of Nambikkai Dhan Vazhkai

Have faith and keep calm!

Nambikkai Dhan Vazhkai seeks to explore why we don’t confront our own realities or ask important questions

Dekh Behen Part Two

Akvarious Productions return with a sequel of their acclaimed play Dekh Behen, set to premiere this weekend

Titled Dekh Behen Part Two, the play returns promising audiences a riotous blend of laughter, camaraderie and poignant moments between the same characters but with a couple of new ones

During rehearsal

‘Forgetting Christmas’ is about finding faith, hope & love while coping with grief

Forgetting Christmas is not about forgetting Christmas, it is about finding a way to move forward, rather than move on

Representative image (Source: Unspalsh)

An eclectic blend of theatre

The simple task of capturing a family photograph turns into a hilarious ordeal due to the mischievous nature of the family members

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Kochi to host eight-day theatre festival as part of Soorya Festival

Among the upcoming highlights are productions such as Draupadi, Thaneer Thaneer, Drops, Isa, Thani Avarthanam, Veera Mangai Velu Nachiyar, and Njan-Udal Manas

Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak Shah in a scene from the Old World |  Urmimala Bandyopadhyay.

Old-world Charm

It is the first time that the two-actor Old World has been staged in India—it opened at the Prithvi Theatre Festival 2023 on November 4 in Mumbai—by Naseer’s theatre group, Motley

A scene from the play

Renowned writer and director Akarsh Khurana’s play, 'The F Word', mirrors the complexities of a dysfunctional family

Brought to life by Akvarious Productions, The F Word revolves around Chetan, a dedicated high school teacher and his estranged sister, Unnati

Cast of Bombay Tailors

B Studio's play, Bombay Tailors is all about vigour 

Bombay Tailors portrays the impact of globalisation and how it revamps the protagonist’s career path

Actors during rehearsal

Canopy Theatre and Storyboard Productions present a puzzling potpourri 

The theatre ensembles deliver performances through an understanding of time, exaggeration, & physical theatre

Utkarsh Singh

Of art & activism: Theatre practitioner Ukarsh Singh to perform in city

Utkarsh Singh will present stories of renowned writers — Ismat Chughtai and Saadat Hasan Manto, through a compelling performance