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

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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
Chinese pianist Lang Lang (Source: Internet)

Ramos, Nadal, Lang Lang among host of athletes, musicians raise 625,000 euros to fight virus

Athletes and musicians took part in an online global music festival organised by the Spanish league that raised more than 625,000 euros ($690,000) for the fight against the coronavirus.

Akshay Kumar. Source: Internet

Akshay Kumar pledges 25 crore towards PM-CARES Fund; here's a look at other filmstars who have donated towards COVID-19 relief work

A few of them have opted to donate in kind (masks and medical equipment), while others have volunteered to donate cash

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Anushka Sharma is Virat Kohli's new stylist, gives the cricketer a haircut during self-quarantine

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli have been practising social-distancing and have sharing sneak-peeks of their life at home

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.

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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 Khulji 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
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.
 

Gary Oldman as Sirius Black

The wisest things in the nicest way: Our favourite Sirius Black quotes that will echo forever

While Sirius Black of the Harry Potter saga is a more complexed and flawed character, he does have many good qualities.