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Nawazuddin Siddiqui recalls stage days as theatre Olympics draws to a close

Nawazuddin Siddiqui recalls stage days as theatre Olympics draws to a close

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui recalled his theatre days as he went on stage today to recite a few lines of Lord Krishna from an old play he was a part of.

Apr 09, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Few people holding the fort for theatre in India: Manoj Bajpayee

Few people holding the fort for theatre in India: Manoj Bajpayee

Not denying that "financial security" for a theatre artist is still a far-fetched dream, actor Manoj Bajpayee said theatre is surviving in India just because of "some passionate individuals".

Feb 09, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
18th Bharat Rang Mahotsav concludes with musical performance

18th Bharat Rang Mahotsav concludes with musical performance

National School of Drama's annual international theatre festival Bharat Rang Mahotsav came to a close in the presence of eminent personalities here.

Feb 22, 2016, 15:53 PM IST
India to host 2018 Theatre Olympics

India to host 2018 Theatre Olympics

India will host the 2018 edition of the Theatre Olympics, an official announced on Monday.

Aug 25, 2015, 08:15 AM IST

SOP revised after objectionable re-tweets of NSD: Govt

The language of a few re-tweets by social media wing of All India Radio's News Services Division, after India beat Pakistan in World Cup cricket match, were not suitable for public broadcasting following which the standard operating procedures have been revised, the government said on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 17:04 PM IST
NSD director's new play a tribute to war victims

NSD director's new play a tribute to war victims

As 2014 marks 100 years of the start of World War I, a new play looks into the after-effects of war and pays tribute to millions of lives lost in these conflicts.

Nov 18, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Children's theatre festival to begin in Delhi Sunday

The 12th edition of the National School of Drama's (NSD) children's festival will begin here Sunday, a statement said Saturday.

Nov 01, 2014, 20:06 PM IST

Al Qaeda-ISIS to join hands with other terror groups to attack India: NSG

The Director General of National Security Guards (NSG) Jayant Choudhury on Thursday warned that Al Qaeda and ISIS in collaboration with other terror groups likely to attack Indian cities.

Oct 16, 2014, 23:04 PM IST

Young writers bringing innovation to films: Asghar Wajahat

Hailing the young crop of writers in Hindi, noted playwright and novelist Syed Asghar Wajahat says good and innovative writing has emerged recently in cinema because of them.

Jan 12, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

No dearth of work in Hindi language : Asghar Wajahat

Noted author and playwright Syed Asghar Wajahat today said that there is no dearth of good work in Hindi language as the new generation, along with seniors, is coming out with good work.

Jan 11, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

For Chekhov, Socrates, head to Delhi Natya Utsav

Delhi Natya Utsav, a five-day theatre festival beginning Jan 20, will see plays based on Russian writer Anton Chekhov`s short stories, Greek philosopher Socrates` struggles, and a love story set in the time of the Second World War.

Jan 09, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

National School of Drama to roll out playwriting course in 2014

There is dearth of good playwriters in the country, said National School of Drama (NSD) Director Waman Kendre Friday.

Dec 29, 2013, 10:30 AM IST

16th Bharat Rang Mahotsav festival from January 4-19

The Bharat Rang Mahotsav, the National School of Drama`s annual theatre festival, is back with its 16th edition and will showcase 71 plays from 17 Indian states and 6 international countries.

Dec 27, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

NSD`s Bal Sangam fest to begin on Children`s Day

For the first time, the Bal Sangam programme of the National School of Drama in the national capital will bring together 21 groups from across the country, with special focus on the northeast and folk theatre.

Nov 11, 2013, 10:32 AM IST

Never thought `Raanjhanna` would become so big: Zeeshan Ayyub

Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub`s memorable turn as Dhanush`s best friend `Murari` in "Raanjhanna" has earned him praise from everyone.

Jul 14, 2013, 10:13 AM IST

NSD director to be appointed soon

Chandresh Kumari Katoch said Wednesday that the process is nearly over for finalising the appointment of the director for the National School of Drama (NSD).

Jul 04, 2013, 09:14 AM IST

Banned by NSD, Pakistani play gets space to perform in capital

The spirit of cultural cooperation between India and Pakistan triumphed Saturday over the simmering tension along the Indo-Pakistan border.

Jan 20, 2013, 11:53 AM IST

National School of Drama promotes theatre in Sikkim

The Sikkim Centre of the National School of Drama is promoting theatre in the region. Recently, budding actors performed a non-verbal play on Sikkimese culture and traditions.

Dec 05, 2012, 13:40 PM IST

NSD lays out drama treat for kids

A panorama of 17 plays in nine languages will be staged over 11 days, renewing the National School of Drama`s commitment to urban theatre for children.

Nov 16, 2012, 10:18 AM IST

National School of Drama promotes theatre in Sikkim

The Sikkim centre of the National School of Drama (NSD) is actively promoting theatre in the region to encourage budding actors.

Oct 31, 2012, 13:32 PM IST