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Oct 31, 2017
Girish Karnad to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at upcoming literature festivalVeteran actor and playwright Girish Karnad is all set to be honoured by Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award 2017.
Oct 21, 2017
Stranger Things' Finn Wolfhard quits talent agency APA over sexual assault allegations against agentAfter two men came forward alleging that APA agent Tyler Grasham had sexually assaulted them, Finn Wolfhard decided to leave the agency and his agent.
May 02, 2017
Over 6500 women from 21 states dance their way to Guinness book of world recordMore than 6,500 women from 21 states danced their way to the Guinness book of world records by performing 'Thiruvathirakkali', Kerala's popular dance form here.
Dec 24, 2016
Comedy comes naturally to me: Neil Bhoopalam talks science, humour, ShakespeareNeil Bhoopalam, the actor who shot to fame with his character Aditya Singhania in the television series 24 and was earlier seen in the film NH 10 opposite Anushka Sharma, was part of the play It’s About Time at the festival.
Dec 18, 2016
How the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, now in its third edition, created an ecosystem for art in IndiaTwelve venues. 108 days. 97 artists. 31 countries. And more than half a million visitors expected. That’s the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016 for you. The art extravaganza has gotten bigger, more ambitious in it third edition.
Dec 11, 2016
Astad Deboo: 'Our culture today revolves around Bollywood; there are hardly any viewers for art'In an interview with Firstpost, contemporary dance legend Astad Deboo talks about his experience of working with the hearing impaired, how a solo performance transforms entirely when revisited with a group, and his upcoming performance at the NCPA
Nov 26, 2016
Remembering Balamuralikrishna: Senior disciple, Carnatic vocalist Rama Varma pays tributeRama Varma studied under Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna. In this tribute, Varma examines his teacher's musical legacy
Nov 26, 2016
Performance politics: Not just a dance form, Lavani is a commentary on gender, caste, sexLavani has been represented problematically in most existing literature and cinema. To understand why, it might help to understand the politics that the dance associates itself with.
Oct 13, 2016
Why Bob Dylan, chronicler of the times, deserves the Nobel Prize for LiteratureBob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 may have disappointed the Murakami fans again, but the victory is by every measure well-deserved. For Dylan is a poet, a musician, a writer and an artist; a man with a Midas touch that makes him one of the best-selling artists of all-time
Aug 26, 2016
Lauren Gottlieb takes the Beat pe Booty challenge to an international levelThe Beat pe Booty challenge got an international twist when American actress-dancer Lauren Gottlieb took it up and shared a video of her dancing to the track.