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Under Pressure by Visual Respiration, at Theatre Binge of Chennai Art Theatre

Stagecraft revolution: An insider account of the growth of drama and theatre in Chennai 

We scope the evolution of theatre in Chennai, as the city’s top directors and cultural curators tell us what to look forward to in another decade of masterful productions

Published on 27th December 2019
Midnight Hotel, written by Shreekumar Varma

Here's your chance to watch the Midnight Hotel, written by Shreekumar Varma

Set in Pondicherry, Midnight Hotel, written by Shreekumar Varma tells the story of Hari, who returns home years after his brother’s death to find out that his house has been turned into a hotel

Published on 22nd November 2019
A scene from Dhinak Dhinak Dhin.. Radha

Harishankar Parsai’s classic gets a stage makeover by Chennai’s Orcha Productions

Chennai’s Orcha Productions recreates a Harishankar Parsai classic in Tamil

Published on 13th September 2019
A still from Laila and Jamal

Manu Joseph’s Miss Laila, Armed and Dangerous gets a stage makeover by The Madras Players

Directed by Nikhila Kesavan, it is set in Mumbai and adapts one particular storyline of the satirical thriller

Published on 21st June 2019
A scene from the play Julius Caesar, by The Madras Players

Julius Caesar: A Roman encounter with The Madras Players 

Shakespeare’s most popular Roman tragedy to be adapted by The Madras Players

Published on 1st March 2019
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

Published on 12th January 2019
Joe Rajadhas from The Jingle Jays

Have a musical merry Christmas with The Jingle Jays

Freddy Koikaran’s Stagefright Productions returns with their first ever music concert

Published on 28th December 2018
The Madras Players’ Trinity brings the two worlds of music and theatre together

The Madras Players’ Trinity is a tribute to 'the three jewels of Carnatic music' and brings the two worlds of music and theatre together

The play is based on three short stories, each depicting an event or a moment in the lives of legendary Carnatic musicians Tyagaraja, Muthuswami Dikshitar and Shyama Shastri.

Published on 16th November 2018
Koothu p pattarai latest pictures

Looking through the eyes of legend Na Muthuswamy, and Koothu-p-pattarai, the Tamil theatre factory

We take a comprehensive look at Koothu-p-pattarai,  the founding institution for a number of leading actors  in the South, looking through the eyes of its late founder  Na Muthuswamy.

Published on 9th November 2018
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Indulge one-on-one: Musicians Yohan Chacko and Timothy Madhukar catch up to discuss all things music, theatre and namma Chennai

Among the many, Yohan Chacko and Timothy Madhukar make for quite an enthusiastic pair, and while one may come across as a little more serious, the other balances the equation with his quick wit.

Published on 26th October 2018
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The Madras Players’ adaptation of Ray Cooney’s Out of Order assures a good deal of side-splitting moments

Originally written and performed in 1990, the play is being adapted by city-based theatre group, The Madras Players.

Published on 14th September 2018
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Save the dates for Chennai Art Theatre's Fringe Festival

The first edition of the Fringe Festival promises a varied line-up of artistes

Published on 13th September 2018
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Coimbatore Book Club’s new show is about mistaken identities and thwarted passions

Bringing in a little adult humour into their latest production, CBC has adapted a translated version of Daniel Fo’s one-act play, The Virtuous Burglar

Published on 4th May 2018

Sweet beginnings by the beach

Paloma gives us a round-up of her sister Rochelle and Keith's beach wedding, Reji Joseph's art exhibition,  and Dial M for Murder play

Published on 9th March 2018

A Timeless Tale: Madaiah the Cobbler premiers in Chennai

With a lot of music, dance and colours on stage, Madaiah the Cobbler premiers today

Published on 17th November 2017

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