This month, young apprentices of Bengal Parampara Sangeetalay created an escape for the city dwellers with their enticing performances of evening ragas throughout a two-day musical soiree at Chhayanaut.
'Banglar Mati Banglar Jol' will be performed by theatre troupe Palakar at 7 pm in the main hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy's Jatiya Natyashala, whereas 'Trial of Surjo Sen' will be performed by Padatik Natya Sangshad at 5pm in the Experimental Hall. They are a part of IDLC Theatre Festival 2018.
Banglar Mati Banglar Jol
Celebrated singer Doli Sayantoni will entertain the audience with her melodious voice on 'Music Club.' She will also take calls from her fans and admirers during the show and share memorable anecdotes. The programme will be aired live tonight at 11:25 pm on Bangla Vision. photo: star
Lakme Fashion Week
Indian actor Neha Dhupia proudly flaunted her baby bump as she walked the ramp of Lakme Fashion Week with husband Angad Bedi. She stated on Twitter that she walked with the two loves of her life.
Nazrul Award 2017
Kabi Nazrul Institute presented the esteemed Nazrul Award 2017 to two dedicated exponents from the field of Nazrul Sangeet, Khairul Anam Shakil and Prof Dr Rashidun Nabi yesterday at the Bangladesh National Museum's Begum Sufia Kamal Auditorium. Hasanul Haque Inu, Minister of Information, was the chief guest. Renowned names from the Nazrul Sangeet arena also attended as special guests. photo: sheikh mehedi morshed
Taposh won the Mother Teresa International Award
Kaushik Hossain Taposh won the prestigious Mother Teresa International Award 2018 yesterday. The Gaan Bangla CEO posted about the tremendous achievement on his Facebook page, and this is the second time that he is being honoured in India this year. Taposh had previously won the Dada Saheb Phalke Excellence Award in April.
Ek Mutho Roddur
'Ek Mutho Roddur', directed by Kaushik Shankar Das will be broadcast on NTV at 2:20 pm today. The telefilm features Tisha and Emon in the lead roles.
Again after a long hiatus
Actors Ferdous and Purnima have teamed up once again after a long hiatus, ending the 'challenging times' of wait for many of their fans. They will share screen space in 'Gangchil', a film which is based on the novel of the same name written by Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader. Recently, the duo attended the contract signing ceremony for 'Gangchil' which was held at a hotel in Gulshan. The film will be directed by Noyeem Imtiaz Neyamul and jointly produced under the banner of Nuzhat Films and Icchemoto.
A warm message
a cultural programme
Tetoigao Monipuri Cultural Complex of Adampur Union, Kamalganj Upazila, Moulvibazar held a cultural programme to raise awareness regarding the culture and language of the minority communities.
Tetoigao Monipuri Cultural Complex of Adampur Union, Kamalganj Upazila, Moulvibazar held a cultural programme to raise awareness regarding the culture and language of the minority communities. Asaduzzaman Noor, current Minister of Cultural Affairs of the Government of Bangladesh, was the chief guest of the event.
solo photography exhibition
A three-day long solo photography exhibition by Russell Chowdhury, titled 'Abstraction by Nature' showcasing abstract photographed art, concluded at Chitrovasha Gallery in the port city on Sunday. A total of 25 pieces of Russell's work were displayed in this exhibition. The works presented the insight the artiste has acquired in his more than a decade long journey with the photography. Prominent artist Dhali Al Mamun, Alalk Roy, veteran journalist Abul Momen and photographer Shoaib Farooqui were present during the inauguration ceremony of the exhibition on Friday evening. Source:
Amir Hasan Shahriar, from Chittagong
'Sraboner Amontrone' was organised by Abayab Natyadal on Saturday at Public Library.
The arrangement was an ode to Rabindranath Tagore's monsoon songs. Photo: Sheikh Mehedi Morshed
the dhraupadi fest
Bonna Mirza, Naznin Hasan Chumki, Sushama Sarker and Shireen Khan will star in 'Nityapuran', to be held at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy as a part of the Dhraupadi Fest. The performance is at 4:30 pm today.
crutch er colonel
Theatre troupe BotTala's 'Crutch Er Colonel' is going to be staged in the Natyashala Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy today at 7 pm. Adapted by Dr Samina Luthfa and Soumya Sarker, the play's story is based on Shahaduz Zaman's memorable novel. Mohammad Ali Haider is the director of the play. Source: BSA
tribute to rabindranath tagore
Chhayanaut held a cultural programme on August 6 at 7pm in its auditorium to pay tribute to Rabindranath Tagore, the greatest poet in the history of Bengali literature. Renowned artistes, including the likes of Zahirul Haque Khan and Laisa Ahmed Lisa performed at the event. Source: Chhayanaut
mime art performance
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy will arrange a mime art performance, directed by Nithor Mahbub, today in its Natyashala auditorium. Along with Nithor Mahbub's solo mime performance, other mime artistes including Tutul, Rabi, Shubho, Shyamol, Khokon and many more will entertain the audience.
Yesterday, around 1.00 pm, cultural activists of Jahangirnagar University expressed solidarity with the demonstrators and staged a street drama titled 'Chakravyuh' on Dhaka-Aricha Highway in front of Joy Bangla Gate, while over 500 students of the university blocked the highway. The street drama was directed by Dipankar Chhakrabarty, general secretary of Jahangirnagar threatre while around 12 members of the organisation took part in the drama.Source: Md Asaduz Zaman, JU Correspondent