Theatre | The Daily Star
  • 'A Man for All Seasons' applauded at Ganga-Jamuna Sangskritik Utshab 2018

    As a part of the ongoing 11-day Ganga-Jamuna Sangskritik Utshab 2018, Prachyanat staged A Man for All Seasons at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) on Sunday at 7 pm.

  • The 12th show of '12 Angry Men'

    Recently, the Experimental Theatre Hall at Shilpakala Academy was filled with an audience eager to watch the 12th show of 12 Angry Men. It is a Bengali production by Open Space Theatre, which launched in early 2017.

  • 'Tomari Matir Kanya' staged at Ganga Jamuna Sangskritik Utshab

    Dancers' Guild, an Indian dance group, brought Rabindranath Tagore's tale Chandalika to life in the form of a dance-drama at the Ganga Jamuna Sangskritik Utshab 2018.

  • 'Galileo' to be staged today at Mahila Samity Moncho

    The 46th production of Nagorik Natya Sampradaya's Galileo by Bertolt Brecht will be staged today at the Mahila Samity Moncho. Translated by Abdus Selim, the play is directed by Pantha Shahriar.

  • Magical water ballet 'Ala-al-din' casts its spell on the city

    A one-of-a-kind rendition of the timeless tale of Aladdin and the magic lamp was presented through a beautiful water ballet performance by the Indian Life Saving Society (ILSS) at a two-day programme. 43 water ballet dancers performed the dance drama, Ala-al-din, at Syed Kazi Nazrul Islam National Swimming Pool.

  • 'Secret of History' staged at BSA

    Bunon Theatre's production Secret of History showcases a painful chapter of Bangladesh's history. On Sunday, the 8th production of Secret of History was staged in the Experimental Hall of Bangladeshi Shilpakala Academy (BSA). The story is based on 1975's Jail Killing Day and the Sipahi-Janata Biplob.

  • BSA commemorates Syed Shamsul Haq

    In memory of versatile poet and writer Syed Shamsul Haq, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) has organised a two-day programme (September 27 & 29).


    Dr Shaheen is presently directing Macbeth, set to be staged between October 9-14 by Master's students of the Department of Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of

  • 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.