A memorable trip to Sri Lanka
- Parvathi Ravi Ghantasala
I had always wanted to visit Sri Lanka. This year, I was fortunate to be
invited to Jaffna University to do a workshop and to perform at the
Colombo Natyanjali Festival 2020.
The 'Tawaifs' of Shahjahanabad
- Debasish Das
French traveller Francois Bernier in his epic 'Travels in the Mughal
Empire, AD 1656-1668' recalls troupes of singing and dancing girls were
regular features in Shahjahan's court...
It's time for critics to step in
- Jeremy Gerard
"Crrrritic!" Estragon sneers as the trumping put-down in the battery of
insults he trades with Vladimir in 'Waiting for Godot.' You might say
that for theater critics, it's been downhill ever since. And when are
critics not crrrritics? That's easy: When we don't write rrrrreviews.