Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: Donald Trump is like a car salesman, says Man Booker Prize winner Paul Beatty
Man Booker-winning writer Paul Beatty today likened the new US President Donald Trump to a "car salesman" for his tendency to make promises, and said he had "zero optimism" in how the Presidency would pan out.
The humble chair JK Rowling sat on while writing the first two books of the Harry Potter series was auctioned in New York City today for USD 394,000. An anonymous private collector made the winning bid, Heritage Auctions said.
The third edition of 'Connections', an annual international performing arts festival will see a blend of Indian musicians and European musicians in the city. The two-day event, beginning on March 25, will see performances of renowned artists from India and around the world.
Mrs Ajay Devgn, who is a proud mother to two kids – Nysa and Yug, took to her Instagram to post a selfie with her darling daughter.
National School of Drama's annual international theatre festival Bharat Rang Mahotsav came to a close in the presence of eminent personalities here.
The stage version of 'Frozen' is finally coming together and has been now scheduled to open in the spring of 2018.
Renowned Gujarati stage actor and director Markand Bhatt died here today following a brief illness.
Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett is poised to make her long-awaited Broadway debut in acclaimed drama "The Present".
Manoj had moved from his hometown in Bihar to Delhi with the intention of working in theatre. For him, it's a medium that satiates the actor in him.
Actress Tisca Chopra says that theatre is a niche art form of the intellectuals and not a means of mass entertainment.
The winter festival of bon-fire and family indulgence is around the corner. Mostly in the northern region, Lohri is celebrated with dancing around fire with dhol, dressing up in bright colours and worshipping for better health and harvest.
Ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali, whose several concerts recently were cancelled due to protests, has lent his voice to a patriotic song in an upcoming movie.
After high drama over the past couple of days, the organisers of Pakistani ghazal legend Ghulam Ali's scheduled performance here on January 12 announced that the maestro and his son will hold their show at the Netaji Indoor Stadium.
The festival marks the celebrations of 60 years of the diplomatic relations between Spain and India.
A Chinese musical named "With Love, William Shakespeare" is being staged in Beijing to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare.
Zakir Hussain doesn't like being called the "flagbearer" of fusion music, which he says has "existed in India for a thousand years".
J.K. Rowling has defended the casting of a black Granger in upcoming play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child".
Here's one prayer that you can read if you are working on a Christmas Day
The inaugural Indian Film Festival Vietnam will take place on December 18.
Luc Bondy, an influential Swiss director who produced dozens of theatre and operatic works in Europe over four decades, died today aged 67, Paris' prestigious Theatre de l'Odeon, where he was director, announced.
The director (of the Orange County High School of the Arts) and Matthew Morrison have been talking about starting a school for performing arts for long.
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