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Jan 21, 2017
Abhishek Majumdar's new play 'Muktidham' looks at 8th century conflict between Hinduism, BuddhismNoted playwright and director Abhishek Majumdar's latest production is Muktidham, a play is set in the 8th century, in a matha in a fictional town called Beerpur. Based on historical facts and then fictionalised, Majumdar's play looks at the roots of Hindu philosophy and attempts to interpret how the communal right wing had origins in intellectual thought and then "turned increasingly dogmatic and anti-intellectual itself".
Nov 12, 2016
Tom Alter: As a language, people like Urdu and it is still very much alive in their heartsIn an interview with Firstpost, Tom Alter spoke about directing his first film, his love for historicals and his fascination for the Urdu language.
Nov 01, 2016
Boman Irani gets nostalgic about 12 years in Bollywood on The Firstpost ShowWhether it's Bollywood or theatre, commercially successful roles or critically acclaimed ones, Boman Irani has seen it all. The comedy legend chats with Renil Abraham on The Firstpost Show.
Oct 23, 2016
Indian IS operative knew Paris bombing accused, reveals NIA investigationSubahani Haja Moideen, an Indian alleged to be an Islamic State (IS) operative, knew the terrorists who carried out the attack inside a theatre in Paris in November 2015 killing over 100 people
Oct 07, 2016
Heisnam Kanhailal, Manipuri theatre great and Padma Bhushan awardee, passes awayEminent Manipuri theatre personality Heisnam Kanhailal passed away at his Langol Tarung residence in Imphal West district following a brief illness, his family said. He was 75.
Aug 14, 2016
A song for Gandhi: A musical gives a new twist to the story of the MahatmaGandhi The Musical traces key events in the life of the 'Father of the Nation' or Bapu as he preferred to be called, in a Broadway-style production
Jul 06, 2016
Watch as these Syrian refugees tell stories of pain, hope in theatre playsGesticulating wildly from the roof of a blue minivan at a refugee camp near Lebanon's eastern border, young Syrian actors perform in "The Caravan"
Jul 03, 2016
Theatre owner robbed in Kairana at gun-point, threatens to migrateA group of persons, including a relative of a gram pradhan, allegedly looted cash from a theatre owner at gun-point after entering the office of the cinema hall in nearby Shamli's Kairana town, police said on Sunday.
Nov 17, 2015
Red, white and brown: Uncomfortable with Caucasians playing Indians, US playwright cancels playA New York-based Korean-American playwright was criticised in the US for calling off play "Jesus in India" because he couldn't see Caucasians actors playing Indian characters.
Oct 20, 2015
From actress to cookbook author: Madhur Jaffrey speaks on food, Ismail Merchant and James IvoryExcerpts from an interview with Madhur jaffrey where she speaks on acting, her pivotal friendship with filmmakers Ismail Merchant and James Ivory.