Thursday, January 27, 2022

The Good Girls

February 21, 2017 12:14:08 am

Five women step on stage in a play, Positively Shameless, based on their personal histories of child sexual abuse

Where the Light Gets In

February 21, 2017 12:03:43 am

In artist Manisha Parekh’s solo, the intelligent play of light and shadow has breathed life into her creations

On a Wing and a Prayer

February 20, 2017 12:00:01 am

An exhibition of Mumbai-based artist Garima Gupta’s works documents Papua New Guinea’s endangered birds of paradise

Britan’s most famous orchestra quits UK over Brexit migration clampdown

February 19, 2017 7:57:52 pm

General manager of the orchestra fears that the loss of free movement would make life for musicians very difficult.

‘Architecture is larger than life, it outlives you’

February 19, 2017 12:00:20 am

The Mughal Museum will come up at the Taj Mahal complex in Agra next year. How much of the Taj and its history is in the museum? Architects Sourabh Gupta and Alexander Schwarz, who designed it, answer a few questions.

18th century BT Road’s transformation documented

February 18, 2017 6:09:08 pm

The route was once used by the British Empire to travel from their capital Calcutta to Barrackpore.

International vintage car rally kicks off with scores of rare marques

February 18, 2017 5:24:03 pm

The 1912 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost, 1967 Rolls-Royce Phantom V and many more saloons and convertibles were on display.

Taiwan Lantern Festival: Wonderous show of lights and fireworks

February 18, 2017 4:35:47 pm

The origin of the Lantern Festival in this part of the world goes back thousands of years.

Sounds from the Desert: Asin Khan Langa brings rural Rajasthan to Mumbai with his Sindhi Sarangi

February 18, 2017 4:05:23 pm

Langa's performance is the first of a series called Sounds of the Soil, a dedicated folk music series curated by the G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture.

Showcase: Muktidham, a theatre performance that dissects different societies in two eras

February 18, 2017 5:54:02 am

Tracing back to a period where Hindus were a minority in the country, the fictionalised piece based on historical evidence is set against the backdrop of a ‘Matha’ (Hindu monastery), in a fictional town called Beerpur.

Exchanging Notes

February 18, 2017 5:10:45 am

A Zakir Hussain-Shujaat Khan concert saw the two match notes in an average but packed jugalbandi

The Many Shades of Freedom 

February 18, 2017 4:50:15 am

The display at Rashtrapati Bhavan follows President Mukherjee’s appreciation of his work when he inaugurated the same show in Kolkata at the Ganges Art Gallery in 2015.