What are the odds?

What are the odds? is a 2020 Netflix India original, directed by Megha Ramaswamy and is a quirky coming of age story of two teenagers, Vivek and Ashwin.

What is Method Acting?

There are Various types of acting techniques such as Classical acting, Motion-capture acting, Character comedy, Method acting etc. Method acting is one of the best acting techniques, which produces astonishing performances though also requires more pre-preparation. Method acting is a technique or a kind of acting where an actor tries to encourage true and genuine performance by completely possessing the role of the character.

Hellaro- Movie review

Just like a rising tide, this movie rose till it achieved the National award. Gujarati film Hellaro, is one of a kind. Director Abhishek Shah’s film debut did wonders in the film, especially how he beautifully highlighted the culture of Kutch. The movie released in cinemas in November 2019, starring Jayesh More, Shraddha Dangar, Kaushambi Bhatt, Brinda Trivedi Nayak, Shachi Joshi, Niilam Paanchal, Tejal Panchasara, Kausambi Bhatt and Kishan Gadhavi. The film depicts a simple story yet in a powerful way. Since a very longtime women in the rural regions are being neglected and looked down.

Roman Theatre

Rome was established in 753 B.C.E as a government under Etruscan rule, and stayed as such all through the initial over two centuries of its reality. Earliest roman stage was influenced by Phylakes also known as hilarotragedy, Atellan Farces also known as Oscan Games and Fescennine verses- Italian poetry. From 240 B.C.E to 100 B.C.E, Roman venue had been acquainted with a time of literary drama, inside which old style and post-traditional Greek plays had been adapted to Roman theatre.

The role of Short films in Education

Every filmmaker has incredible opportunity to showcase creative art and ideas, they also have chance to present meaningful message through the short films. Short films can represent significant stories, relevant gist of long storylines and give refreshing content to viewers, because it has specific purpose and highlighted topics under the short storytelling

History of Street Plays in India

“Street play” - the word itself gives us feeling of enthusiasm, engagement of audience, creativity, drama and the reflection of local culture in performance. So how did the concept of street came into existence? How has it evolved? How is it performed now?

Impact of Theatre on youth

Even today we see the legacy of theatre still going. Why does it still exist in a world of web series? There are many reasons why theatre still exists and will remain so and hold a special place in every individual’s heart. Today’s youth uses the term ‘self-expression’ quite often, and are determined to change the world according to their perception. Theatre not only works as a medium for expressing their feelings to the world but also helps in their social and personal development.

Theatre for the social cause

Why do we need social change? What role does theatre play with bringing the change? Everyone wants to change the world, free the world from the evils such as Racial discrimination, Gender inequality, physical abuse, violation of human rights, Substance abuse and many more. The list is too long. What we as a society is doing for this? We as a society are trying and working hard on how we want to stop this and remove this from society. It’s not easy how it looks but worth trying. It just needs people to come together and stand for injustice in society. And who is helping for this unification? Theatre, it brings people together irrespective of their gender, caste, class or nationality.

Augusto Boal

Brazilian author and theatre practitioner Augusto Boal, born on 16th march 1931, grew up in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. He earned a degree in chemical engineering in 1952. However, Boal was interested in theatre since he was a child so when he studied at Columbia university in New York City, he studied theatre in addition to chemical engineering. Boal began his career in theatre with The Arena Theatre in Sao Paulo in 1956, where he worked as an artistic director.

Theatre going beyond the binaries of sexuality

Did you know, in the first half of the 20th century, you could be arrested for staging a gay play?

Sushant Singh Rajput: Gone too soon

News broke today of the untimely and heartbreaking demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The "Kai Po Che" actor was found hanging at his house in Bandra by his domestic help. His departure leaves a void in our heart which cannot ever be filled.  His unfortunate death is a mystery but the Hero has lived … Continue reading Sushant Singh Rajput: Gone too soon

स्वाधिष्ठान(Svadhisthana )

Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire  I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To know that for destruction ice   Is also great,  And would suffice.                                                                                                                 -Robert Frost … Continue reading स्वाधिष्ठान(Svadhisthana )

रजस्वलाः(Rajaswalaah)

Namaste!!Lets see what blood really means for a girl turning to a woman.Once again I present an intimate blog about the feelings.

Why?

She woke up with a little consciousness that morning…Eyes swollen , mouth dry ,throat sore, her arms couldn’t move,and legs as though paralyzed .Suddenly her lower abdominal area started to ache severely ,as if someone has pierced a sharp knife and twisted it inside her badly to scrap all her delicate inner organs without killing … Continue reading Why?

The Real Truth

Photo by Rafael Guajardo on Pexels.com Forms, “the physical realm is only a shadow, or image, of the true reality of the Realm of Forms. In fact the forms are more real than the physical objects” -Plato That night she dreamt of red roses…..growing wildly but delightfully..in an intensely crowded field….facing towards the lake which … Continue reading The Real Truth

Liberation

“ I am such a lunatic ,that I m even free in a Jail..” -Shaheed Bhagat singh- A Great Legend Liberation,Independence , Freedom ,breaking the bars,…What exactly is freedom..? Is it the will to act according to your own guts,…?or is the Courage to Live life on your own terms..? For normal people…including me,the above … Continue reading Liberation

Like a river

“From the caves of pleasure and comfort zone, I darted my flow ,,to the World unknown.. I flowed  through the gardens and valleys of flowers, And  felt the drops of heavenly showers… At the Lands so smooth even and Shallow , I got stagnant and lost My wallow.. But then, I decided to fall through the … Continue reading Like a river

And the tears mocked at the laughter.

“I’m getting married. I promise ,to be with you whenever you need me.” And the call ends. Not even waiting for her response. She calls back…. but….as it say.. ” busy.. ” ever and forever……….. Her tears counted the stars that night…the moon dint shine as it used to do… Even the darkest of the … Continue reading And the tears mocked at the laughter.

A Dream Marriage!!!

Expression is not easy! A feeling that is born in a person's heart can not be necessarily translate to words. But that is not the case here. There are gems with a beautiful gift of ornamenting their feelings with jewels to make it aesthetic and beautiful. I have one such gem in my life and … Continue reading A Dream Marriage!!!