Art & Culture

JnU students stage Janani Shahashika

Cultural Correspondent Students of Jagannath University theatre department staged anti-war play Janani Shahashika at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday and Friday. The play, based on German dramatist and poet BertoltBrech’s famous anti-war play titled ‘Mother Courage and Her Children’, had been translated into Bengali by Kabir Chowdhury. Sanjeeb Kumar Dey […]

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Shilpakala pays tribute to Subir Nandi

Cultural Correspondent Friends and colleagues from the music industry paid tribute to recently demised Ekushey Padak winning singer Subir Nandi at a programme held on Wednesday at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy organised the tribute programme where state minister for cultural affairs KM Khalid was present as the chief guest. […]

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JU students stage Ghum Kumari

Cultural Correspondent Jahangirnagar University drama and dramatics department students staged the play titled ‘GhumKumari’ at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday. The play, based on the classic fairy tale The Sleeping Beauty, has been directed by Rubaiyat Ahmed and adapted by Afsar Ahmed. GhumKumari revolves around an exiled prince named Rupkumar and […]

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Ujaney Mrityu staged at BSA

Cultural Correspondent Theatre troupe Palakar staged Syed Waliullah’s experimental play titled ‘Ujaney Mrityu’ with minor changes in the plot at the Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday. Director Aminur Rahman Mukul portrayed the sorrows and struggles of fishermen using the literary technique of magic realism and elements of absurd theatre. In the […]