National school of drama

A still from ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron’. Alongside Amitabh Bachchan’s rise in the 1970 and 80s, a group of filmmakers and actors, graduates from Delhi’s National School of Drama and the Film and Television Institute of India, solidified the parallel cinema movement. Photo: Picasa

The binary pleasures of Hindi cinema

5 min read . 18 Aug 2017
Bin Kamache Samwad will be staged in Delhi on 8 February.<br />

WhatsApp on stage

3 min read . 06 Feb 2016
Anitta Suikkari in Mun Lean Inanna.<br />

Stage flight

3 min read . 07 Feb 2015
Othello in Kathakali will be staged on 15 February.<br />

Bharat Rang Mahotsav begins on Sunday

1 min read . 29 Jan 2015
Ghazab Teri Ada is directed by Waman Kendre.<br />

Make love, not war

1 min read . 20 Nov 2014
K.N. Panikkar’s ‘Chhaya Shakuntalam’<br />

Theatre: ‘A bundle of variations’

2 min read . 22 May 2014
Actors’ Cult raised more than Rs 3 lakh for ‘A Kind of True Story’—a devised musical—through a campaign launched on the Wishberry crowdfunding website in June<br />

Daily dose of theatre

2 min read . 16 Dec 2013
Theatreperson Amal Allana<br />

Staging realities

5 min read . 02 Jul 2013
Jeetrai Hansda’s ‘Fevicol’ talks of tribals and displacement<br />
Ratna Pathak Shah and Naseeruddin Shah at their home in Bandra, Mumbai. Photo: Ritam Banerjee/Mint.<br />

The actor’s stars

3 min read . 08 Feb 2013
Vigner was in India to finalize the casting. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

Gateway to India

3 min read . 23 Nov 2012
<br />Onward march: Actors from the Assamese troupe Dapon. Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

It&#8217;s not just drama

2 min read . 17 Feb 2012
<br />A scene from Subhashis Gangopadhyay’s Rakta-Karabi<br />

Theatricalizing Tagore

1 min read . 06 Jan 2012
<br />Double take: The crew called Singh ‘Osama sir’ on the sets of the film. <br />

Osama for laughs

3 min read . 09 Jul 2010
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Theatre| A stage for women

2 min read . 08 Mar 2010
 Fluid grace: Choreographer Swati Mohan develops her Kabir-inspired piece Doha with partner Sangeet. Harikrishna Katragadda / Mint   (Choreographer Swati Mohan develops her Kabir-inspired piece Doha with partner Sangeet. Harikrishna Katragadda / Mint)

Test tube mudra

5 min read . 21 Aug 2009
<br />Play time: (top) At the Katkatha workshops, children will make puppets and also put up a puppet show; and playing chess regularly helps children concentrate better at math. Harikrishna Katragadda/Mint<br />

The ultimate summer guide-III, Delhi

8 min read . 15 May 2009