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Keeping it jazzy

Veteran Brazilian Bossa Jazz musician Jim Porto talks about his journey, music collaborations, and music over the years.

11 Feb 2020 12:49 AM

Art and culture in 2020

We bring you a list of art and cultural events to look forward to this year.

01 Jan 2020 1:30 AM

Bringing soul back to life

Known for her immense and diverse musical talent, Keshia B. talks about her journey and working with A.R. Rahman.

12 Nov 2019 12:28 AM

Five decades of legacy

A dance festival is all set to celebrate the 50 glorious years of NCPA with stellar performances by eminent choreographers.

14 Sep 2019 12:05 AM

‘Escaping suppression not the solution’

A trained Western ballet and Bharatanatyam dancer, the writer is equally obsessed with making dance and love as central themes in many of his plays.

24 Jul 2019 12:09 AM


Charishnu: Titans unite for a dance show where each style is unique

The prime movers and the artistes she chose then have not been replaced since by any other group in those forms.

23 Jul 2019 1:02 AM

Music for the soul

From renditions of Amir Khan to works of Jaidev, NCPA's music festival pays tribute to legendary composers.

03 Aug 2018 1:48 AM

Dance and music is like painting in motion

He also made the most of the opportunity by bringing together onstage Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty and Pt. Birju Maharaj.

24 Jan 2018 12:11 AM

Thespo Lifetime Achievement award for Mohan Agashe

He then took his insights and helped form curriculums for institutions that were dedicated to building a better kind of theatre.

27 Dec 2017 6:27 AM

The Father Review: A beautiful portrayal of the heartbreaking helplessness of old age

Naseeruddin Shah brilliantly embodies the torment of an elderly man losing his mental faculties.

27 Sep 2017 4:09 PM


The gustakh director

The NCPA was keen to host it and Shapoorji Pallonji, the business conglomerate, keen to finance it. And both wanted a “big production”.

22 Sep 2017 3:22 AM

The flamenco artist of India

The journey of dancer Kunal Om, from Mumbai to Granada in Spain — from Bollywood dance to flamenco — is a story of true passion for the art form.

10 Apr 2017 7:16 AM

Dance like a (Wo)man

The form is actually a precursor to the more popular form, Odissi, but has very few exponents in today’s world.

17 Mar 2017 12:16 AM

Anarkali comes back to life

Theatre director and playwright, Feroz Abbas Khan talks about his new screen-to-stage adaptation of Mughal-E-Azam.

22 Dec 2016 12:12 AM

The maestro and the prodigy

In conversation with Pandit Shivkumar Sharma and Rahul Sharma, about making music together.

10 Dec 2016 12:07 AM


Melodies from the desert

A form of folk music indigenous to the Thar Desert gets new life in Roysten Abel’s play, The Manganiyar Classroom.

24 Nov 2016 12:24 AM