Apr 17, 2014 06:44 PM
Girish Karnad’s play, “Boiled Beans on Toast”, offers insight into the Bangalore of today. The title of Girish Karnad’s play, Boiled Beans on Toast (Benda Kalu on Toast) invokes the myth behind Banglore’s name, when a king,
Apr 17, 2014 07:00 PM
SNA Award recipient Aruna Sairam on her love for her roots and for collaborative projects. Grace and charm combine in the persona of vocalist Aruna Sairam, one of the recipients of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards-2013 that were given out this past week
Apr 17, 2014 06:43 PM
Dancer Shobana is all set to showcase her latest production. Titled ‘Samadhina’ or Trance, the music-dance extravaganza will be mounted on April 22, 7 p.m., at The Music Academy Madras, TTK Road.‘Samadhina’ is a quest to present Bha
Apr 23, 2014 08:45 PM
Rama upholds a king’s Kshatriya dharma even during the period of exile in the Dandakaranya forest. The very term Kshatriya means one who is fearless and protects those who trust him. This is explained to Sita when she gently points out that the duty
Apr 23, 2014 07:11 PM
Dayanita Singh leaves to chance the shape her work will take at the Kochi Biennale 2014 If the phone battery had not died Dayanita Singh would probably have begun conceptualising an entirely different story for the year-end Kochi Muziris Biennale where s
Apr 23, 2014 04:53 PM
Black Pulp, which launched Alliance Francaise Danse Dialogues festival was dramatic, meaningful, moving and unique Alliance Française de Bangalore launched their Danse Dialogues festival with Black Pulp, an hour long dance recital staged at Ranga Sh
Apr 22, 2014 09:15 PM
Rama’s qualities stand out as exceptional since He lives by His own example the code of conduct for mankind. His Paratva is kept behind the façade of His role as a human being in this incarnation. Valmiki records that even those who do not give
Apr 22, 2014 06:52 PM
A student remembers an unusual side to violin maestro Lalgudi Jayaraman, who passed away on April 22 last year Winding up lessons after a three-hour class, Lalgudi sir decided to sketch for me one day. This was in the 1990s when I was not yet in my teen
Apr 22, 2014 06:48 PM
As we celebrate 450 years of William Shakespeare today, theatre personalities recall how the Bard’s magic unfolded in their lives Today is a special Wednesday for Shakespeare lovers across the globe. We celebrate 450 years of the Bard and the even
Apr 22, 2014 06:26 PM
He has inspired countless films, shows and books. Today is Shakespeare’s 450 birth anniversary and the city salutes the maharaja of hi and low brow William Shakespeare’s plays have inspired theatre, film and the English Language. Today is Sh
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