Arts  /  Published 11.06.22

Emotional shaded

Buddhadev Das turns in a soulful portrayal of Balzac, paying attention to minute details of the characterisation as evinced in dropping a book on the floor with a plop of frustration or swirling a cha...
By Dipankar Sen

Arts  /  Published 11.06.22

Old divisions

Kuntal Mukhopadhyay, a sociologist by profession and a playwright-director by passion, turned heads when Sanglap Kolkata produced Shudrayan in 1998. Taking a hint from Kamban’s Ramayana and...
By Anshuman Bhowmick

Arts  /  Published 04.06.22

Journey to the end

Innovation remains the hallmark of Group Theatre practice in downtown Calcutta. When it comes to adapting contemporary plays from distant shores, Calcutta never seems to be out of wits. In recent mont...
By Anshuman Bhowmick

Events  /  Published 02.06.22

A dance theatre show on red-light area women performers is set to showcase at NABC, Las Vegas

Jalsha Ghorer Gaan, a dance theatre production conceptualised by singer Riddhi Bandyopadhyay, will be travelling beyond borders to be showcased at the North American Bengali Conference this year. The ...
By Priyanka A. Roy

News  /  Published 23.05.22

Alsoc & St Xavier’s present play on 500th anniversary of St Ignatius’s conversion

Students of Rammohan Mission High School take part in a walk from Prince Anwar Shah Road in south Kolkata to Madhusudan Mancha to celebrate the 250th birth anniversary of Raja Rammohan Roy on Sunday. ...
By The Telegraph in Kolkata


Arts  /  Published 21.05.22

Newer forms

In many ways, the latest venture of Bohubrihi, Shakespeare in Venice, is stamped with the telltale marks of post-Covid theatre. The minimalist approach in its making, the brevity of the production, th...
By Dipankar Sen

News  /  Published 20.05.22

Day out for residents of Salt Lake CK-CL Block

The pain management clinic uses — no medicines but — manual techniques, laser and electro-therapy for treatment. Manna used techniques of osteopathy (a treatment of moving, stretching and ...
By My Kolkata in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Heads held high, Kolkata schools pay tribute to Rabindranath Tagore without parallel

Rabindra Jayanti was celebrated in style at DPS Joka on the eve of Tagore’s 161st birth anniversary. A cultural performance was staged at the school’s auditorium. The programme began with...
By Chandreyee Ghose

Arts  /  Published 14.05.22

Retelling stories, old and new

Shyambazar Natyacharcha Kendra’s Telescope is a short-length gem that should travel miles. Based on a Madhusudan Mukhopadhyay story that records a suburban girl’s fascination with the...
By Anshuman Bhowmick

West Bengal  /  Published 11.05.22

Thespian's dream on stage

Theatre and Calcutta are synonymous. And as an extension of the city's love for the art, theatre group Rhombus will present Michael Daines' Rabi Thakurer Murti at Minerva Theatre on Wednesday....
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.