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  • “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