Lushin Dubey's next play deals with Aruna Shanbaug rape case
Lushin Dubey's next play deals with Aruna Shanbaug rape case

 Prominent stage personality Lushin Dubey's next production is based on journalist Pinki Virani's book about Indian nurse Aruna Shanbug, who died after living in a vegetative state for 42 years as a result of sexual assault.

Peter Brook returns to `Mahabharata` for his new play `Battlefield`

Peter Brook seems to be revisiting his nine-hour epic stage production from 1985, 'The Mahabharata' as part of the Young Vic's new season.

When 'The Siddhus of Upper Juhu' met Delhi cousins

Director Rahul da Cunha was terrified to bring his play "The Siddhus of Upper Juhu" to the national capital because he was skeptical of its denizen’s response as the story with a Mumbai storyline. However, when a packed audience at the Kamani Auditorium gave it a standing ovation on Sunday, he knew that the Siddhus had walked straight into the heart of Delhites. The amusing satire made the audience realise that urban chaos that is here to stay.

Naseeruddin Shah to take stage for play in Lahore
Naseeruddin Shah to take stage for play in Lahore

Naseeruddin Shah will be performing in a play at the Alhamra Art Centre, The Mall during his to visit Lahore in November.

Manjot Singh to play Navjot Sidhu's role in 'Azhar'
Manjot Singh to play Navjot Sidhu's role in 'Azhar'

 Bollywood actor Manjot Singh feels honoured to play the role of former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu in the forthcoming biopic "Azhar".

'Harry Potter' play to open in 2016
'Harry Potter' play to open in 2016

 JK Rowling has announced her "Harry Potter" stage play will open in London's West End next year.

I would like to play catalyst in PM's yoga initiative: Shilpa Shetty
I would like to play catalyst in PM's yoga initiative: Shilpa Shetty

 Bollywood actress and fitness freak Shilpa Shetty, who has often spoken about the benefits of yoga, says that she would "like to play catalyst" in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to promote yoga on a global level.

Indian EDM duo Lost Stories to play at Tomorrowland

 EDM (Electronic Dance Music) duo Lost Stories will perform at the annual EDM festival Tomorrowland 2015, which will be held in Belgium, Universal Music India has announced.

Angelina Jolie wants to play Boba Fett's wife in 'Star Wars' movie
Angelina Jolie wants to play Boba Fett's wife in 'Star Wars' movie

 Hollywood actress-director Angelina Jolie has revealed that she would love to play Boba Fett's missus in George Lucas' "Star Wars" movies.

Zoe Kravitz to play gunslinger in 'Black Belle'

"Mad Max: Fury Road" actress Zoe Kravitz is set to star in "Black Belle", which will be directed by Shana Betz.

Anupam Kher to stage his play in Hong Kong
Anupam Kher to stage his play in Hong Kong

 Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who was in Singapore for the first international show of “Mera woh Matlab Nahi Tha”, will next stage his play “Kuch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai” in Hong Kong.

Nawazuddin to play Pakistani journalist in 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'
Nawazuddin to play Pakistani journalist in 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan'

 Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui essays a Pakistani journalist in forthcoming Salman Khan starrer “Bajrangi Bhaijaan”, which is scheduled to release on July 17.

Jaden Smith to play Static Shock
Jaden Smith to play Static Shock

 Jaden Smith will next star as Virgil Hawkins aka Static Shock, according to actor Tyler James Williams.

Omung wants feisty, bold actress to play Sarabjit's sister
Omung wants feisty, bold actress to play Sarabjit's sister

"Mary Kom" director Omung Kumar, who is making a biopic on Sarabjit Singh, says he wants a bold actress to play the role of the slain Indian prisoner's sister Dalbir Kaur.

'Hamilton' wins 2015 OBIE Award
'Hamilton' wins 2015 OBIE Award

Director James Houghton's play "Hamilton" has won the 60th OBIE Award, earning the honour for the best new American theatre work. The OBIE Award, created by the Village Voice to honour Off-Broadway, reported Deadline.

Parents feel guilty using cellphone while kids play: Study

If you spend a lot of time taking calls or texting friends while watching a game your kid is playing, the experience can actually make you feel guilty, says a new study.

Mumbai: Girls from red light area to perform play across US

Girls from red light area of Mumbai to perform play across US.

Nargis Fakhri to play Sangeeta Bijlani?
Nargis Fakhri to play Sangeeta Bijlani?

'Rockstar' stunner Nargis Fakhri was last seen in Varun Dhawan starrer 'Main Tera Hero' along with Ileana D'Cruz. The leggy lass has often been spotted at various fashion duos and special movie screenings too.

Natalie Portman to play Supreme Court Justice in biopic
Natalie Portman to play Supreme Court Justice in biopic

 Actress Natalie Portman will play Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a biopic titled "On the Basis of Sex". The film will go on floors by the end of 2015.

Kevin James to play assassin in upcoming comedy
Kevin James to play assassin in upcoming comedy

 Actor Kevin James is teaming up with Jeff Wadlow for an upcoming film "True Memoirs of an International Assassin".