A still from a play performed at Thespo

Thespo 22: Call for flagship performances; the digital theatre fest will be held between December 16 and 20 this year

The festival is calling for entries from across the world for performances that push the boundaries of what’s possible in the online space

A still from The Unbearable Gaze

The Company Theatre is attempting to create a third language for artistes with its Theatre-Film-Theatre, Festival Of Shorts

Over a hundred artistes have come together to create 15 short films based on play scripts from the world of drama; the festival begins on August 30

A file picture of Thespo 21

Attend The First Call, a precursor to Thespo 22 - India’s first international digital youth theatre festival

The Friday event will have performances and a Breakout Room for conversations

Spatica as Mrs Raman

Meet Mrs Raman, the character in actor Spatica Ramanujam’s new lockdown videos series

The online video series throws light on serious issues through her witty humour

Arundhati Raja

Listen to Arundhati Raja on Bangalore Little Theatre's newly introduced Let's Talk Art digital series

This is a monthly series and artistes will share stories about their journey, and information about their upcoming work

Rwitobroto as Amol in The Post Office

Whole 9 Yards and Alliance Française du Bengale present a digital musical play The Post Office  

The digital musical  directed by Abhrajit Sen  will be showcased to an eclectic audience across the globe

Jordindian and Ungle Appukuttan

Lockdown entertainment: These three artistes will crack you up with their comedy

These artistes are attempting to lighten the lockdown mood with their humorous videos

Dance lessons by the Kennedy Center

Kennedy Center of Performing Arts to provide music, theatre and dance lessons online

This is one of the many initiatives taken by performing arts companies from around the world to move to the online space to connect with their audience

The Met Opera's At-Home gala (Metropolitan Opera via AP)

'It's fun to sing again!' Silenced by the virus, Met Opera links for a digital global gala

With the entertainment world shut down by the coronavirus pandemic, the Met staged an At-Home Gala on Saturday that would have been inconceivable a few years ago.

A screen grab from the preview show

Watch Lockdown Love, a new online theatre performance that goes live on Zoom on April 17

Conceptualised by Roshan Abbas and directed by Sheena Khalid, Lockdown Love stars Shriya Pilgaonkar and Priyanshu Painyuli

Ladies Up

Kaneez Surka and Prashasti Singh reveal how women in comedy are coming into their own

Kaneez Surka and Prashasti Singh get chatting about their stand-up special, navigating the world of comedy and if gender still matters
 

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.