Syndicate content

When CEOs shook a leg to raise funds for charity

Dance is a medium, which is used not just for entertainment, but also for other purposes.

Dance like no one’s watching

As a dancer we are always worried about people looking at us. We are worried as to what they will think and talk about us and our dancing skills.

Tagore’s dance-drama performed in capital

A soulful rendition of a dance-drama, penned by Rabindranath Tagore when he was just 16-years-old, by a troupe founded by President’s wife Shubhra Mukherjee left an indelible stamp on the audience.

Divine touch to a Bharatanatyam concert

Leading Bharatanatyam dancers are poised to present the traditional classical Indian dance in fresh modern settings, using inventive approaches stylised to reach out to fresh and diverse audiences, in

Old mudras, new perspective

Malavika Sarrukai last year completed 40 years in dance.

Finding the joy of dancing in spiritual scriptures


Dancing has been a part of human culture for centuries now. This is one art form that has been associated with us right from the start.

A good partner can make or break your career


The glamorous world of Bollywood has over the years produced superhit jodis like Raj Kapoor and Nargis, Dharmendra and Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha, and of course Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.

Peru hooked on to Bollywood culture

When Shah Rukh Khan’s most recent action-comedy Chennai Express released, there was excitement among his fans not only in India, but in distant Peru too.

The dirty picture of dance: When art turns into a trade

Dance is a medium of prayer for many. It is sacred if you are a dance devotee. For dancers like me, dance is not just a passion, it is the very definition of life.

When north marries south


It’s rare to find a spectacular musical show on the great epic Ramayana following Goswami Tulsidas’ text in the Kerala-based Mohiniyattam style. And that’s what eminent danseuse Mom Ganguly has been doing these days with her team of young talent to lend fruition to her aesthetic vision. On board is the mentor-guide bhajan samrat Anup Jalota, whose legendary devotional renditions still keep ringing in the ears of avid listeners.

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.