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Many Lives in “A Good Death”

By Akanksha Raja (1,000 words, six-minute read) Four of the five productions from this year’s season of The Studios are commissioned works revolving around the theme of “Between Living and Dying”. Most of these are new, original monologues recounting deeply…


Premiering at the Esplanade Theatre Studio, “Insatiable” is Sigma’s 4th work, featuring a full-length creation by Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer Hong Guofeng in collaboration with the dancers of Sigma. Insatiable explores the concept of choices and their consequences in…

“Khwaab-Sa”: Shakespeare with masala and magic

By Naeem Kapadia (800 words, 6-minute read) Atul Kumar is no stranger to Shakespeare. The artistic director of Mumbai-based group The Company Theatre was first seen here in 2009 in the title role of Hamlet: The Clown Prince, which featured…