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The Crown creator Peter Morgan confirms Netflix historical drama will return for sixth season
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The Crown creator Peter Morgan confirms Netflix historical drama will return for sixth season

Peter Morgan said he decided to go back to his decision of making the sixth season for The Crown to do "justice to the richness, and complexity of the story."

Irrfan Khan passes away at 53: Revisiting the beloved actor's crucial, yet little known, theatre years
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Irrfan Khan passes away at 53: Revisiting the beloved actor's crucial, yet little known, theatre years

In shaping the trajectory of the shape-shifting Irrfan Khan, theatre played a tremendous role. Not only his performances but also stories of his so-called ‘struggle’ to break into the mainstream inspire actors priming themselves for careers in an unforgiving profession.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi kicks off Maha poll campaign, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi kicks off Maha poll campaign, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Narendra Modi kicks off Maharashtra poll campaign in Nashik, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans, review of Netflix series Unbelievable; today's must-read stories

World Theatre Day 2019: Three Indian playwrights tell us about the scripts they never staged
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World Theatre Day 2019: Three Indian playwrights tell us about the scripts they never staged

On World Theatre Day 2019, a throwback to Firstpost's series of interviews with Indian playwrights such as Rahul DaCunha, Purva Naresh, Ramu Ramanathan, about the play/s they never managed to bring to stage.

A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody will compete as dramas, not musicals, at Golden Globes 2019
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A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody will compete as dramas, not musicals, at Golden Globes 2019

A Star Is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody will be submitted in the Best Drama category at Golden Globes in a suspected studio ploy to be taken more seriously as potential Oscar contenders.

Sahitya Akademi announces 21 winners for Bal and Yuva Puraskar awards for 2018
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Sahitya Akademi announces 21 winners for Bal and Yuva Puraskar awards for 2018

India's national academy of letters, the Sahitya Akademi, announced the names of 21 recipients of its 2018 Bal Sahitya and Yuva Puraskars respectively

A Streetcar Named Desire turns 70: Tennessee Williams' play remains relevant in a post-truth world
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A Streetcar Named Desire turns 70: Tennessee Williams' play remains relevant in a post-truth world

A Streetcar Named Desire’s timelessness is evident as it is one of the few plays​ to have been made into a movie, staged as a ballet and even had a Broadway revival.

Artists enact life of Lord Rama in New Delhi as end of Navratri nears
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Artists enact life of Lord Rama in New Delhi as end of Navratri nears

North of India is indeed a large land mass, but one common feature across various states during Dussehra is the celebration of Lord Rama’s triumph over Ravana.

Watch: Doctor Who trailer has some familiar elements but leaves questions unanswered
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Watch: Doctor Who trailer has some familiar elements but leaves questions unanswered

The trailer of the latest season of Doctor Who has suspense, humour and a glimpse of the places the Doctor will explore

National School of Drama's Bharat Rang Mahotsav offers a small glimpse of the power of tradition
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National School of Drama's Bharat Rang Mahotsav offers a small glimpse of the power of tradition

The international annual theatre festival held by the National School of Drama, India’s premier institution for theatre studies, is a yearly pilgrimage for scores of theatre and stage lovers across

2016 Pulitzer Prizes: Big win for 'Hamilton', AP awarded for public service
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2016 Pulitzer Prizes: Big win for 'Hamilton', AP awarded for public service

Winners of the Pulitzer Prize 2016 were announced on Monday. While Broadway musical Hamilton won in the Drama category, AP was awarded for public service

Let's be frank about House of Cards: As much as it's about Frank, it's really not about Frank
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Let's be frank about House of Cards: As much as it's about Frank, it's really not about Frank

The growth of Claire Underwood (Robin Wright) and Douglas Stamper (Michael Kelly) kept us hooked through the peculiar plot lines of House of Cards.

Google Doodle featuring Ludwig van Beethoven is musical puzzle you cannot miss
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Google Doodle featuring Ludwig van Beethoven is musical puzzle you cannot miss

The Ludwig van Beethoven Google Doodle is actually a story-based game that begins with Beethoven’s trip to the symphony hall.

Viola Davis makes history: First black woman to win Emmy for best actress
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Viola Davis makes history: First black woman to win Emmy for best actress

Viola Davis made history on Sunday by becoming the first black woman to win an Emmy for best drama series actress.

Farmer suicide was drama enacted by AAP, party must discard dirty politics: RSS
Politics

Farmer suicide was drama enacted by AAP, party must discard dirty politics: RSS

The RSS has alleged that farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide was a "drama" enacted by AAP which turned out to be a "tragedy", and advised the party to take right lessons from the incident.

The cult of Pakistani TV soaps: Forget the hype, most of them are crap
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The cult of Pakistani TV soaps: Forget the hype, most of them are crap

Even habitual Pakphobes who believe that the only thing that country does well is terrorism have developed a secret taste for them, and grudgingly acknowledge that the Pakistani are better at making TV drama than us.

Delhi University Students' Union wants to ban play because of 'religion'
India

Delhi University Students' Union wants to ban play because of 'religion'

Ankur, the theater society of SGTB Khalsa College, DU has been issued a notice seeking immediate ban of their play

Arvind Kejriwal's protests have become a joke: Lalu
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Arvind Kejriwal's protests have become a joke: Lalu

Without taking any name, Prasad also commented that these days "everybody wants to become Prime Minister".

Why the new Mahabharat is an epic fail
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Why the new Mahabharat is an epic fail

The least you’d expect from a TV show with a budget of Rs 100 crores is that it would look good. But the actors in Mahabharat are still wearing the same satin dhoti with tinsel borders and mukut made of cheap, spray-painted metal and rhinestones.

Play about Bradley Manning wins drama prize worth 10,000 pounds
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Play about Bradley Manning wins drama prize worth 10,000 pounds

A play about Bradley Manning, the U.S. soldier convicted by a military judge last week for passing classified information to anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, has won a newly created drama prize at Britain's oldest literary awards