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Battle of Banaras

Battle of Banaras

Battle of Banaras/ Dance of Democracy by Kamal Swaroop @ FD Zone, Pune on 13th June 2015/4pm Duration: 120 min Screening followed by discussion with the Director.   On May…

9 stages of Desire follows 30 days of September

9 stages of Desire follows 30 days of September

The Easter weekend has brought cheer to theatre lovers, thanks to the efforts of Patna’s own Souvik Narain, the man responsible for bringing us the thespian performances of the inimitable…

Patna to host ‘9 parts of Desire’

Patna to host ‘9 parts of Desire’

English language theatre will blossom, but briefly, at the Premchand Rangshala in Patna. Easter Saturday and Easter Sunday will be when the renowned theatre and film personality Lillete Dubey will…

Artisans Fair has rich fare

Artisans Fair has rich fare

Patna: ‘Shilpotsav’, organized by the state industries department, is on with a variety of attractions: apparel, artificial jewellery and home decorations, Madhubani and Tikuli art paintings. The third edition of…

Bangalore Rocks on WorldMusic Day

Bangalore Rocks on WorldMusic Day

Bangalore: Acoustic music, classical rock, pop songs, jazz, Indian music, progressive rock – The Alliance Francaise de Bangalore will be the one stop for music lovers this weekend. On the…

Theatre treats at Bhubaneshwar

Theatre treats at Bhubaneshwar

BHUBANESWAR: Uttar Purush – one of the oldest theatre groups of the Orissa [Odisha]  – started its annual theatre festival, “Nataka Parikrama” at Rabindra Mandap  on Tuesday. The festival is…

Why don’t Indian textbooks contain the histories of 8 Indian states?

Why don’t Indian textbooks contain the histories of 8 Indian states?

You say we are a part of the Republic  of  India, but where is our identity, where do we feature in your consciousness? Where are our histories? For more than…

Summer fun for Patna Kids

Summer fun for Patna Kids

Robotics, theatre, mulching and mime, these are just a few activities planned for school kids this summer. This year, schools in Patna, Bihar are planning to introduce a flurry of…

South Asian beat rolls out on Thames

South Asian beat rolls out on Thames

Experimental, genre-splicing music that straddles the UK and South Asia is at the heart of Alchemy, a festival on the banks of the Thames. It also encompasses dance, theatre, comedy,…

Calling for Entries Chennai Dost Festival

Calling for Entries Chennai Dost Festival

Greetings from Chennai Dost! Chennai Dost is a community based group for Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals (LGB) in South India. Our main objective is to create a safe, non-sexual, all…

Patna Cine Israel showcase in April

Patna Cine Israel showcase in April

Patna Cine Society has decided to discontinue its Saturday Shows at Chavi Griha [the houseof images]. Chavi Griha is the small screening audi of the Department of Information and Publicity…

Vikalp Screenings on March 15

Vikalp Screenings on March 15

VIKALP@ALLIANCE PRESENTS  in Bombay [MUMBAI] A SPECIAL PROGRAM TO CELEBRATE WOMEN’S DAY TWO LANDMARK  DOCUMENTARIES BY AND ABOUT WOMEN, HISTORY, LIFE “KAMLABAI” By Reena Mohan & “MEMORIES OF FEAR” By…

9th Asian Women’s Film Fest

9th Asian Women’s Film Fest

International Association of Women in Radio and Television celebrates Women’s Film Festival in Delhi this week. The 9th IAWRT Asian Women’s Film Festival will be held in Delhi from 5-8…

Red Bull’s Short New Play Festival

Red Bull’s Short New Play Festival

Red Bull Theatre, New York is calling for worldwide participation for its Annual Short New Play Festival – writers, get cracking! 3rd Annual Short New Play Festival – Open Submissions…

Hamay toh Natak Karna hai

Hamay toh Natak Karna hai

Jee, Hamay toh Natak Karna hai… Yes, we have to stage a play is on at the India International Centre, Lodhi Road, Delhi on  Friday. About the play Today amateur…