Theatre
Soprano Joyce DiDonato and tenor Piotr Beczala (Jorge Parodi via AP)

The show must go on: DiDonato, Beczala sing opera from living room of NYC apartment

Joyce DiDonato and Piotr Beczala made sure the show went on, albeit in an unusual format and venue — from the living room of DiDonato's New York City apartment.

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

OMG

OMG promises hearty laughs and fun audience interaction, with three actors playing more than 30 different characters  

Known for his propensity for comedies, Michael Muthu first directed this play way back in 2005, under his own banner, Boardwalkers. 

Celebs
Sameera Reddy. Pic: Amrita Samant

Indulge exclusive: Actress Sameera Reddy shares her beauty and fitness secrets for mothers

She has also been talking about the need to concentrate on mental health during the trying times of the pandemic and spreading joy through her IGTV videos. 

Ellen DeGeneres, Lady Gaga, Ryan Seacrest

Ellen DeGeneres, Lady Gaga, Ryan Seacrest among other celebs set to stream 'Living Room Concert'

Celebrities including Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres, Ryan Seacrest, Melissa McCarthy, Ken Jeong and Ben Falcone will appear in 'iHeart Living Room Concert for America'.

Richa Ghosh

16-year-old cricketer Richa Ghosh donates INR 1 lakh to coronavirus relief fund

Joining the list of sports personalities who have contributed for coronavirus relief efforts is 16-year-old cricketer Richa Ghosh who donated INR 1 lakh to Bengal Chief Minister’s relief fund. 

Dance
V Unbeatable (Photo: IANS)

Dance troupe V Unbeatable to make another dream come true, set to open their own dance studio

After creating waves with their moves on the stage of America's Got Talent: The Champions, Mumbai-based dance group V Unbeatable, is now set to open their own dance studio.

V Unbeatable

Watch: Mumbai dance group V Unbeatable wins America's Got Talent: The Champions

The dancers found the international glory with their victory on the US show on Monday.

Batter Dance Company

Ahead of his performance in Hyderabad, choreographer Jonathan Hollander talks about his dance piece, SHAKTI

The performance is in collaboration with the United States Embassy and the Monsoon Raga Foundation.

Cinema
A still from Khulji

From Khujli to Glitch, our pick of short films to watch this weekend

The films, by Terribly Tiny Tales, cover everything from sci-fi to arranged marriage

Sethuraman (Photo: IANS)

Sethuraman, Tamil actor and medical professional, dies of cardiac arrest at age 36

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya star and doctor Sethuraman passed away due to a cardiac arrest in the late hours last night at his residence here. He was 36.

A still from Maska

Manisha Koirala's new avatar: the actress plays a Parsi café owner in her latest Netflix film Maska

Manisha talks about working with the young actors, and life after her book, Healed.

TV
John Callahan (Photo Courtesy: Twitter)

Soap opera star John Callahan passes away after 'massive stroke' at his California home

American soap opera star John Callahan has passed away after suffering a stroke. He was 66.

Shah Rukh Khan in Circus and Rajit Kapoor in Byomkesh Bakshi

DD to bring back classic shows, Shah Rukh Khan's Circus and Rajit Kapoor's Byomkesh Bakshi

The retelecast of Ramayana is not the only thing in store for viewers.

DD National brings back iconic shows Ramayan and Mahabharat after public demand

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday announced that Doordarshan will retelecast iconic shows Ramayana and Mahabharat from Saturday on public demand.