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Preview of the play Shikhandi

By Manju Sampat I saw Shikhandi when they had their first season. It is an absolutely brilliant production and a play that should not be missed under any circumstances. It has everything, drama, dance, good storyline, comedy, fantastic acting and direction, and is in every way a complete entertainer. Thankfully, it returns for another run […]

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Review of Swan Lake – The performance is being staged at NCPA’s Jamshed Bhabha Auditorium

By Manju Sampat Currently our city is being enthralled by the Royal Russian Ballet’s live staging of the immortal classical ballet, “Swan Lake”. This show has been brought to us courtesy Navrasa Duende, a venture from Energo India, that is involved in the promotion of arts and entertainment. The performance is being staged at NCPA’s […]

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Review of The Sound of Music which opened at NCPA’s Tata Theatre over the weekend

By Manju Sampat Raell Padamsee’s Ace Productions have another winner on their hands! Along with with The CREATE Foundation (Children’s Research in Education Arts & Theatre Endowment), which was founded in loving memory of Pearl Padamsee, they have brough to the Mumbai stage, the best loved musical in the world “The Sound of Music”. This […]

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Review of ‘Rediscover The Epic’ performed at The Royal Opera House.

By Manju Sampat This January, Raell Padamsee’s Ace Media Productions returns with their mega production, ‘Rediscover The Epic’ in aid of CREATE FOUNDATION, founded in loving memory of Pearl Padamsee.  It is currently on at The Royal Opera House. This play is indeed a show of epic proportions as it stars around 150 young actors from mainstream schools as well as several NGOs, […]