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Quasar Thakore Padamsee

The original Indian English musical

More recently the boys of Silly Point drifted away from their safe zone of situational comedy and dived into Gandhi — The Musical.

22 Oct 2018 5:29 AM

Theatre companies must evolve, adapt to the new world

Vijay Kenkre once told me that the purpose of Experimental Theatre is to make Commercial Theatre better.

10 Oct 2018 12:26 AM

What’s so special about theatre?

Theatre (and the Arts) is seen as a 'medium', not as an end in itself. That means CSR managers won't support theatre for theatre’s sake.

03 Oct 2018 12:28 AM

Drama teachers are like anthropology professors

In essence, drama class is actually a class about understanding human behaviour, and therefore life.

19 Sep 2018 12:10 AM

Neil Simon: Twentieth century’s Shakespeare

His relatable characters also make him a favourite among youth groups.

29 Aug 2018 1:18 AM

Theatre movies in movie theatres

However, they each keep returning to theatre and plays, and stay active in both mediums

15 Aug 2018 2:53 AM

Global directors descend on Mumbai

In a new trend in international theatre, many directors are moving to Mumbai and calling it home.

01 Aug 2018 1:43 AM

Thespo throws up the next generation theatre talent

The mentors remain the same, and what is heartening is how some participants of previous years have transitioned into mentors.

11 Jul 2018 1:45 AM

The making of a theatre festival

Reasons for plays being banned are often ridiculous when looked at in hindsight.

04 Jul 2018 1:17 AM

Why I hate the Natak Company

That first meeting in Pitti Hall was conducted in my broken Hindi.

20 Jun 2018 2:56 AM