Varun Aiyer in Twilight Quagmires

The inside story: Varun Aiyer explores concepts of sexuality in Theatre Nisha’s Twilight Quagmires

Actor-director Varun Aiyer explores concepts of gender in his latest production for Theatre Nisha

On of the cast members

Rabindranath Tagore's play, Red Oleanders, staged with a Yakshagana twist

Originally written in Bengali, Tagore’s 1924 play, Raktakarabi is about capitalism and exploitation will be staged this weekend

Chris Hemsworth's Men In Black International gets release date in India

It also stars Rebecca Ferguson, Les Twins, Kumail Nanjiani and Rafe Spall.

A scene from the rehearsals

Ultimate Kurukshetra, a new play, takes a look at the Mahabharata with a twist

This take on the Mahabharata explores the epic through its minor characters with a pinch of humour

Sapan Verma

Hyderabad's FunnyBuzzness brings comedian Sapan Verma to the city with his special, Half Baked Chutkule

Ahead of his show in Hyderabad, comedian Sapan talks about being an introvert and new trends in Indian comedy.

A scene from the play

Ok That's Enough, is a play that questions societal norms about women 

Anju Alva Naik’s debut play poses pertinent questions about women’s approach to sexuality

Sunanda Raghunathan in Bad Hindu

Theatre artiste Sunanda Raghunathan of Guduguduppukkari brings Bad Hindu play to Chennai

Guduguduppukkari’s Bad Hindu portrays a stirring battle of identities through a solo act 

A still fom Nanta

Beats in the kitchen: Nanta, the longest running show in Korea, debuts in Chennai 

Meat cutters meet drums in this highly successful show from Korea

A still from rehearsals

Bengaluru's BOAT theatre festival explores the theme of finding one's home

A children's theatre festival gives opportunity to school kids to showcase their talent

A scene from Chandala

Ranga Shankara's annual theatre festival stages plays 'that almost weren't'

Ranga Shankara’s annual theatre festival focuses on the themes of dissent and curtailed opinions

The all-women cast of Romeo & Juliet

The Handlebards: It’s all about love and laughter in this unique take on Romeo & Juliet

Make way for The Handlebards from London, as they come to the city for their debut performance 

TM Karthik

Beyond good & evil: Theatre Nisha’s Dashaanan reimagines the Ramayana in Ravan’s perspective

The one-actor play lasting over 75-minutes revolves around the story of Ravana, as told by Ravana himself and features acclaimed actor TM Karthik playing the protagonist.