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  • Die Mimosen stages 'Josephine and the Brothers of the Wind'

    The German theatre group Die Mimosen recently performed Josephine and the Brothers of the Wind for the German language learners of Schools:

  • Utsho stages AGUN CHABUK

    Theatre group Utsho staged their fifth production, Agun Chabuk at the Experimental Hall in Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on September 14. The premier took place at 5 pm, and the show took place at 7:30 pm on the same day. The drama was directed by Mannan Hira.

  • Padatik Nattya Sangsad to stage 'Macbeth' at BSA

    After a break of years, Padatik Nattya Sangsad, TSC will stage William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth. The event will take place at the

  • 'Kochi Smriti Nattya Utshob' starts from tomorrow

    September 13 marks the 16th death anniversary of cultural activist, one of the founding members of Padatik Nattya Sangsad and organising secretary of Bangladesh Group Theatre Federation, Abu Mohammad Murtaish.

  • IDLC Theatre Festival 2018 Ends

    The closing ceremony of the five-day long IDLC Theatre Festival 2018 was held at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on September 8.

  • SHEY staged at Bangladesh Mahila Samiti

    Based on Rabindranath Tagore's story, Shey was staged by Padatik Nattya Sangsad Bangladesh yesterday at 7 pm in Bangladesh Mahila Samiti. The play was directed by Debashish Gosh, and starred Samia Joyi, Mizan, Kamal Sadia, Pavel, Doly among others.

  • Jibon Sanket Natya Goshti to stage 'Jyoti-Sanghita' in India

    Jibon Sanket Natya Gosthi, a Habiganj based theatre group is going to perform their well-received production, Jyoti-sanghita at the 4th International Bamapada Mukhopadhyay memorial theatre festival 2018 in India. Tripura Theatre is organising the festival.

  • Pooja Sengupta to represent Bangladesh in China

    Turongomi Repertory Dance Theatre has long been one of the flagbearers of Bangladesh in the international dance arena. Led by Pooja Sengupta, the troupe's artistic director, they have represented the country in many prestigious dance festivals worldwide.

  • 'Bohu Borne Ek Draupadi' staged

    Where the epic ends, Nityapurana begins. Writer and director Masum Reza's depiction of the aftermath of the epic Mahabharata is an impeccable creation. Last evening, the audience witnessed the 75th exhibition of Desh Natok's timeless production-- Nityapurana at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • 'SRABON TRAGEDY' - History comes to life

    Two days prior to the national day of mourning, Mohakal Nattya Shamproday staged the opening show of Srabon Tragedy at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday.

  • Prachyanat's 'Raja Ebong Onnanyo' on stage after three years

    After three long years, Prachyanat's Raja Ebong Onnanyo will be staged today in the Experimental Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy at 7pm.

  • Working in a London musical

    Sudip Chakroborthy, a theatre artiste from Bangladesh recently designed the lights for a popular musical named Jew You Love Me? in London.

  • Tagore's 'Shey' to be staged at Shilpakala today

    Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore's Shey will be staged at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy at 7:15pm today.

  • The final show of 'Rarang' at BSA

    After 14 years and 180 exhibitions, Aranyak Natyadal, one of the most well-known theatre troupes in Bangladesh, held the final show of their popular production Rarang. The show was staged on July 18 in the Experimental Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • 'Lal Jomin' on a countrywide tour

    Shunyan Repertory Theatre's applauded monologue Lal Jomin is based on the struggle of a woman during the liberation war in 1971 and it's aftermath.

  • Catch 'Kinu Kahar er Thetar' at Shilpakala today

    Kinu Kahar er Thetar is a vastly discussed play of writer Manoj Mitra. Many groups in Bangladesh have staged the play before and the audience has also been full of praise for it.

  • Theatre festival ends in Mymensingh

    Bahurupi Natya Sangstha, a leading cultural group in Mymensingh organised a two-day theatre festival which concluded on Satruday at

  • Loko Natyadal's 37th anniversary today

    Marking the 37th anniversary of Loko Natyadal, a celebration programme, featuring discussion and staging of the play Ratha Jatra will take place at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) at 5pm today.

  • 'Raja Himadri' staged at Shilpakala

    Drishtipat Natyadal staged their production Raja Himadri yesterday in Jatiya Natyashala, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • “It's time for theatre and media to offer something new”

    For close to two decades, Monirul Islam Rubel has been associated with theatre. Although he began with acting, he is now a regular writer for theatre and television.

  • Expressionism of 'Bon Manush'

    Eminent theatre troupe Prachyanat staged their highly praised production Bon Manush, directed by Baqar Bakul, yesterday at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.

  • 'Purber Natyagatha' begins in Kolkata

    For the very first time, “Purber Natyagatha,” a week-long festival focusing on Bangladeshi theatre and writers began in Salt Lake City, Kolkata's Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre. The festival kicked off on June 21. Eminent politician Sovandeb Chattopadhyay, director, actor, and politician Bratya Basu, actor Kaushik Sen and Towfiq Hasan from Deputy High

  • Truth and beauty through Mad Theatre's 'Noddiyo Notim'

    Mad theatre, a repertory team created in 2015, sends out a thought-provoking message through their play Noddiyo Notim.

  • 'A Toy Operation Theatre'

    A Toy Operation Theatre, a short film by promising director Tamhid Ul Islam Nafi, has won eight national and international film festival awards. It stars popular actor Sabila Nur in her first short film role.

  • Shuvashis Sinha coming of age

    Shuvashis grew up in Ghoramara, a village in Moulvibazar, Sylhet that stands on the bank of Dholai River.

  • 'Mohajoner Nao' sails to Bhutan

    The Embassy of the People's Republic of Bangladesh in Bhutan brings a most popular theatre production of Bangladesh in Thimpu, named Mohajoner Nao (The Boat of Infinity). It is a significant initiative taken by

  • 'Mulluke Cholo' dedicated to tea labourers

    Recently, a theatrical performance by tea garden workers at the Deondi tea garden in the Chunarughat Upazila of Habiganj,

  • ‘Sonai Madhab’ flies to China

    Theatre troupe Loko Natyadal will stage their much-acclaimed production Sonai Madhab at Road and Belt Henan Art Festival 2018 in Henan, China. The festival began on May 14 and will continue till May 20. The troupe will stage two shows of the production on May 17 and 18 respectively.

  • A promising debut

    Hridmancho will be staging their first production drama titled Rudhir Rangini. The play is written and directed by Shubhashish Sinha and

  • The Lower Depths

    Watching a play is always an ephemeral experience. As a spectator you would not be disappointed with the performances of third year students from the Theater and Performance Studies Department of Dhaka University.