Dance

December 9, 2021
December 9, 2021

National award winner Kajol Ibrahim launches her memoir

In an intimate ceremony held at the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on December 4, national award-winning dancer, choreographer, and stage performer Kajol Ibrahim launched her memoir, Nritte Gantha...

August 8, 2015
August 8, 2015

Pandit Uday Shankar and Contemporary Dance (video)

Uday Shankar is the pioneer of modern dance in India. He was a dancer and choreographer, and creator of fusion style in dance.

May 30, 2015
May 30, 2015

An inter-cultural dance treat

Dhaka art aficionados enjoy a scintillating dance-presentation, 'Looking forward to the past', a multi-layered, inter-cultural dance production directed by Donald Byrd, Artistic Director...

April 25, 2015
April 25, 2015

Weeklong dance fiesta at Shilpakala

Marking International Dance Day (April 29) 2015, a weeklong (April 23-29) dance fiesta opened at National Art Gallery Plaza of Bangladesh

April 3, 2015
April 3, 2015

“My mother helps me choose scripts”… Sabila

Sabila Nur is one of the few youngsters who are immensely popular among the younger generation.

February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015

Dance has flowered as a profession in Bangladesh

Shammy Akter is an emerging dancer who has taken to Bharatanatyam, Kathak and contemporary dance forms.

February 12, 2015
February 12, 2015

Breaking down Bharatnatyam

The third episode of Bengal Foundation's monthly series of lecture and demonstration programmes on 'Understanding Classical Dance' took place at Daily Star-Bengal Arts Precinct on...