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Theatre

JAMUNA: A story of unyielding spirit

JAMUNA: A story of unyielding spirit

Oxford-based troupe Theatre Folks staged their play “Jamuna” at the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on January 11 and 12 evening. A houseful audience enjoyed the play, which is inspired by the spirit of sculptor Ferdousi Priyabhashini's artworks. Selina Shelly who is also the protagonist in the play, has scripted “Jamuna” while Mohammad...

Theatre Folks to stage Jamuna in Dhaka

Theatre Folks to stage Jamuna in Dhaka

Theatre Folks, an Oxford-based troupe of non-resident Bangladeshis, will hold four shows of their much-acclaimed production “Jamuna” in Dhaka from January 9 to 12. Desh Natok and BotTala are presenting Theatre Folks' second production to the Dhaka audience. The first two shows will take place on January 9 and 10 at 6:30pm at Natmondal...

THE YEAR IN THEATRE: A bustling year on stage

THE YEAR IN THEATRE: A bustling year on stage

The theatre scenario of the country saw a bustling year in 2014, with a number of new plays being brought to stage by leading troupes, pulsating festivals and some productions traveling to prestigious events abroad. The notable new plays that came to stage included some adaptations of classics – from Camus' “Outsider” (produced by...

Triyak celebrates 40th anniversary in Chittagong

Triyak celebrates 40th anniversary in Chittagong

When Srijami Sanskritik Angon performed a chorus “Badar Badar Badar Badar Heiya” on the open stage at the premises of Theatre Institute of Chittagong (TIC), the audience gave a big round of applause to appreciate them. They performed in the inaugural ceremony of the festival orgainsed for marking 40th anniversary of Chittagong-based theatre group...

Natyam Repertory to stage

DOMER MADAR

DOMER MADAR

Natyam Repertory will stage their much-acclaimed production “Domer Madar” at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy today. The troupe will also honour veteran thespian Mamunur Rashid the same evening for his outstanding contribution to theatre. “Domer Madar” is based on the age-old folklore of Madar Pirer Akhyan. The story sheds lights on...

Aly Zaker announces return to theatre

Aly Zaker announces return to theatre

Renowned cultural personality and veteran thespian Aly Zaker announced his comeback to theatre, at the celebration of his 70th birthday on Thursday evening. To mark his birthday, Nagorik Natya Sampradaya arranged a programme titled “Alor Pothojatri… Aky Zaker Soptotitomo Jonmodin” at the National Music and Dance Centre Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on...

BotTala honours Ferdousi Majumdar

BotTala honours Ferdousi Majumdar

Theatre troupe BotTala's Rongomela is drawing to a close. The eight-day festival has seen a whopping audience gathering every evening at the National Theatre Hall to watch theatrical productions. On October 28, Theatre Art Unit staged their production “Na-Manushi Jomeen” at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Following the show, BotTala honoured thespian...

Aggravation of war heroes under spotlight

Aggravation of war heroes under spotlight

Shabdabali Group Theatre staged its latest production Phona on October 24 at Experimental Theater Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Promising playwright Shahman Moishan has written the play while accomplished director Sudip Chakraborty has directed it. The play deals with a universal message: disappointment of the war heroes after winning a war. Phona features the...

Swapnadal to premiere “Spartacus” on October 23

Swapnadal to premiere “Spartacus” on October 23

Theatre troupe Swapnadal is set to bring their new production “Spartacus” to stage on October 23 at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilapakala Academy. The play has been translated by Badal Sircir based on US novelist Howard Fast's novel of the same name. Zahid Repon has adapted and directed the play. The troupe...

Natyakendra to stage “Dui Je Chhilo Ek Chakor” today

Natyakendra to stage “Dui Je Chhilo Ek Chakor” today

Theatre troupe Natyakendra is set to celebrate their 24-year journey by staging their acclaimed play “Dui Je Chhilo Ek Chakor”. The troupe will stage the play at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy today and tomorrow evening at 7pm. The play is an adaptation of Italian playwright Carlo Goldoni's Comedia dell'arte...

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