Gene Saks dies of pneumonia at 93

Gene Saks dies of pneumonia at 93

New York: Tony-winning director Gene Saks, who helmed many Neil Simon's plays on Broadway, passed away at his home here. He was 93.

4 trophies for Malayalam play, Manipuri director gets lifetime award

4 trophies for Malayalam play, Manipuri director gets lifetime award

New Delhi: A Malayalam play about a popular sea fish in Kerala bagged four trophies including best production and best script at the prestigious Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META) where H

Italian police recover Picasso work valued at $16 mn

Italian police recover Picasso work valued at $16 mn

Rome: Italian police recovered a painting by Pablo Picasso, valued at $16 million, which had allegedly been stolen and was "about to be exported," an Italian culture ministry source said.

Malayalam play wins maximum awards at META

Malayalam play wins maximum awards at META

New Delhi: Malayalam play "Mathi" won the top honours, including best director, best actor and best original script at the prestigious Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards(META), the organisers sa

Exhibition raises concerns over gender inequality

New Delhi: A girl in class 10 writes “it feels really sad to know you all feel that women are inferior and not capable of doing anything". Another girl writes “...

CFSI's 3-day Children Film Festival begins in Udaipur tomorrow

CFSI's 3-day Children Film Festival begins in Udaipur tomorrow

Mumbai: In a bid to expand the market for children's films and encourage talent, Children's Film Society of India (CFSI) and Udaipur district administration in Rajasthan have jointly organised a th

'Mad Men' cast donate show's relics to Smithsonian museum

'Mad Men' cast donate show's relics to Smithsonian museum

Los Angeles: "Mad Men" cast Jon Hamm, Christina Hendricks and John Slattery as well as series creator Matthew Weiner have donated items from the show to the National Museum of American History.

Jason Alexander to replace Larry David on Broadway show

Jason Alexander to replace Larry David on Broadway show

Los Angeles: Jason Alexander will replace Larry David as Norman Drexel on Broadway's "Fish in the Dark" as the play will be extended until July 19 at Cort Theatre.

A not-so straight take on homosexuality

A not-so straight take on homosexuality

New Delhi: What happens when a play is based on the sensitive subject of homosexuality in India and the narrative is seen through the lens of a gay teacher?