Umair Ahrar in Red Bike

Red Bike: A look at small-town America through the eyes of a child

The Auroville Theatre Group presents its adaptation of Red Bike, a play by American playwright Caridad Svich

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Jagriti theatre in Bengaluru reopens with the show, Not Just A Half

This is also a special year for the theatre as it celebrates its 10th anniversary

Veteran actor and director Rajat Kapoor on shooting his play I Don’t Like It As You Like It for the digital screen and ensuring that it doesn’t look like a film or series

Rajat Kapoor on challenges of shooting his play for digital screening

Veteran actor and director Rajat Kapoor on shooting his play I Don’t Like It As You Like It for the digital screen and ensuring that it doesn’t look like a film or series

Hyderabad's Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Festival kicks-off at the Moazzam Jahi Market

Hyderabad's Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Festival kicks-off at the historic Moazzam Jahi Market

The festival will take place at the Radisson Blu Plaza from November 20 to 22 with five different plays by groups from Mumbai, Guwahati, Jaipur and Delhi
 

A scene from Theatre NIsha's Crossing To Talikota

A look at how theatre groups are keeping the drama alive during the pandemic

Owing to the lockdown restrictions, performing arts have permeated into different mediums as the city's theatre groups produced new work in the past few months

Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding musical to open in India next year (Photo courtesy: Instagram/Mira Nair, Namit Das)

Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding musical to open in India in 2021

The stage adaptation of Nair's 2001 film was due to open this year but got pushed due to the pandemic.

Mita Vashisht

Exclusive: Mita Vashisht tells us that theatre has great prospects post-COVID

The artiste is looking forward to theatre free from the confines of expensive architectural spaces

Preview: Dramact's second online production, Reasonable Doubt is a gripping jury drama

Titled Reasonable Doubt, the 90-minute-long jury drama that will be streamed live on YouTube will feature 12 actors who will be performing from their homes over a Zoom session.

A still from last year's edition of Thespo

Thespo Tapri, a virtual storytelling event, features stories by Antony Chekov, Harishankar Parsai and others

Hosted on the first two weekends of October, this storytelling event by Thespo features artistes under the age of 25 from across India

Krishnakumar Balasubramanian during a Zoom session from ArtsLab 1.0

The Little Theatre to focus on sound in the second ArtsLab workshop

Participants will explore sound through arts, music, dance and theatre

Akhila Ramnarayan & V Balakrishnan in One day In Ashadha by The Madras Players

One Day In Ashadha by The Madras Players is now streaming on YouTube

Starring actors like PC Ramakrishna, Akhila Ramnarayan and V Balakrishnan, the play has music by TM Krishna and other musicians

A still from Rajat Kapoor’s I Don’t Like It, As You Like It

Stage to Screen: Aadyam 2020 goes digital with three of their popular plays

Shernaz Patel on the digital edition of Aadyam and working on Theatre Ink, a hub for the theatre community
 

An RS Connect session

Bengaluru's Ranga Shankara opens its foyer for talks, art practice, and readings

The theatre venue introduces RS Connect, an outreach programme to bring artists and patrons together for cultural activities

Shweta Tripathi

Akarsh Khurana's play, Timeloss, with actor Shweta Tripathi set for August 29 debut

The digital play is based on an Iranian story written by the iconic playwright Amir Reza Koohestani