Zofeen Maqsood

Zofeen Maqsood Zofeen Maqsood is a lifestyle and entertainment journalist with over a decade of experience. She has written for some of biggest newspapers in the Indian subcontinent and for American publications. She loves to understand a new place through its unique art and culture and lives by the belief that - 'All's the world is a stage.' She is currently based in Chicago


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BWW Previews: THE FATHER  at NCPA, MumbaiBWW Previews: THE FATHER at NCPA, Mumbai
Posted: Aug. 23, 2017


BWW Previews:  BLACKSTRATBLUES - THE LAST ANALOG GENERATION at AntiSOCIAL, DelhiBWW Previews: BLACKSTRATBLUES - THE LAST ANALOG GENERATION at AntiSOCIAL, Delhi
Posted: Aug. 28, 2017


BWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO  of The Class ActBWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO of The Class Act
Posted: Sep. 18, 2017


BWW Previews: UNDER THE GYPSY MOON  by Akvarious ProductionsBWW Previews: UNDER THE GYPSY MOON by Akvarious Productions
Posted: Sep. 11, 2017


BWW Review: UNARRANGED by Natak PicturesBWW Review: UNARRANGED by Natak Pictures
Posted: Aug. 31, 2017


BWW Previews: IBSEN FESTIVAL in MumbaiBWW Previews: IBSEN FESTIVAL in Mumbai
Posted: Sep. 8, 2017


BWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh FortBWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh Fort
Posted: Sep. 20, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: Natya Vriksha's WORLD DANCE DAY Celebration  at IIC, DelhiBWW Review: Natya Vriksha's WORLD DANCE DAY Celebration at IIC, Delhi
Posted: Apr. 13, 2017


BWW Interview: Sanchita Abrol on KATHAK as a Dance FormBWW Interview: Sanchita Abrol on KATHAK as a Dance Form
Posted: Apr. 18, 2017


BWW Previews: CHITRANGADA  at Act Theatre, SeattleBWW Previews: CHITRANGADA at Act Theatre, Seattle
Posted: Apr. 23, 2017


BWW Previews: THE BLACK PRINCE  at The Top 10 UK Box OfficeBWW Previews: THE BLACK PRINCE at The Top 10 UK Box Office
Posted: Aug. 3, 2017


BWW Review: BRAHMAPUTRA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL at GuwahatiBWW Review: BRAHMAPUTRA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL at Guwahati
September 21, 2017

The fifth edition of Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival held at ITA Machkhowa received an overwhelming response. The festival is a great initiative to promote performing arts from the North East region of India.

BWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh FortBWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh Fort
September 20, 2017

The Mehrangarh Fort in the city will come alive with music, vibrant hues and the rustic charm of root musicians from India and abroad.

BWW Review: FLUTE RECITAL  at M.L. Koser Music & Dance FestivalBWW Review: FLUTE RECITAL at M.L. Koser Music & Dance Festival
September 19, 2017

The capital witnessed a melodious evening as a flute recital filled the Autumn air with music strains.

BWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO  of The Class ActBWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO of The Class Act
September 18, 2017

Maanvi Gagroo is a famous name in the Indian web series circuit. Whether as Shreya from TVF Pitchers or as Chanchal from TVF Triplings she has managed to carve a niche for herself.

BWW Previews: UNDER THE GYPSY MOON  by Akvarious ProductionsBWW Previews: UNDER THE GYPSY MOON by Akvarious Productions
September 11, 2017

A rendition of Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay's classic Srikanto will be shown in a play titled Under The Gypsy Moon will have its opening shows

BWW Previews: IBSEN FESTIVAL in MumbaiBWW Previews: IBSEN FESTIVAL in Mumbai
September 8, 2017

The festival that commences on September 10 in Mumbai will showcaseon stagePeer Ghani, an Indian adaptation of Peer Gynt

BWW Review: UNARRANGED by Natak PicturesBWW Review: UNARRANGED by Natak Pictures
August 31, 2017

Unarranged is a light-hearted short film that talks about the fears concerning arranges matches amongst the youth today. the film has gone viral and has already bagged more than 2 million views on YouTube in a short span of two months.

BWW Previews:  BLACKSTRATBLUES - THE LAST ANALOG GENERATION at AntiSOCIAL, DelhiBWW Previews: BLACKSTRATBLUES - THE LAST ANALOG GENERATION at AntiSOCIAL, Delhi
August 28, 2017

If you are in a mood for a bit of Blues, Rock and 70's Psychedelia then you could headtowards AntiSOCIAL in Delhi this weekend.

BWW Previews: THE FATHER  at NCPA, MumbaiBWW Previews: THE FATHER at NCPA, Mumbai
August 23, 2017

An ambitious project titled The Father, with veterans such as Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak Shah playing the lead will be shown for over a month in Mumbai

BWW Previews: TEE at Prithvi Theatre, MumbaiBWW Previews: TEE at Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai
August 21, 2017

Horror -- a genre rarely experimented with on Indian stage takes centerstage at Prithvi Theatre in Mumbai later this month.The play titled TEE promises to take you on a spooky and somewhat nostalgic trip.

BWW Review: TAMA SHOW at SANGEET NATAK ACADEMYBWW Review: TAMA SHOW at SANGEET NATAK ACADEMY
August 18, 2017

The event held on April 17, in Delhi saw 35 different artists presenting 8 skills. The idea behind the evening remained to upgrade traditional folk, to make TAMA show a social enterprise and to make Delhi a UNESCO creative city.

BWW Review: APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH at Shri Ram CentreBWW Review: APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH at Shri Ram Centre
August 18, 2017

From the hugely successful novel's beautiful Hindi translation to the theatrical execution of ideas and emotions, Kapur has managed to strike a balance in her new showcase

BWW Review: EK SHAAM SHAHEEDON KE NAAM at India Islamic Cultural Centre, DelhiBWW Review: EK SHAAM SHAHEEDON KE NAAM at India Islamic Cultural Centre, Delhi
August 11, 2017

An evening of dance and music was celebrated in the capital on August 11. The aim of the cultural evening wasto remember and payrespectto the brave martyrs of the country.

BWW Feature: GAYATHRI NAIR'S BHARATANATYAM ARANGETRAM at IIC, DELHIBWW Feature: GAYATHRI NAIR'S BHARATANATYAM ARANGETRAM at IIC, DELHI
August 8, 2017

During her first solo performance Nair will be doing the whole 'margam' of Bharatanatyam, which consists of Pushpanjali, Alaripu, Jatiswaram, Varnam, Padam, Sabdam and Tilllana. The intense performance means dancing for 2 hours straight.

BWW Feature: SISTERS: A Project Between National Theatre Wales And JunoonBWW Feature: SISTERS: A Project Between National Theatre Wales And Junoon
August 15, 2017

5 artists from India and 5 from Wales are currently involved in the project to analyze pertinent questions on existence.

BWW Previews: THE BLACK PRINCE  at The Top 10 UK Box OfficeBWW Previews: THE BLACK PRINCE at The Top 10 UK Box Office
August 3, 2017

THE BLACK PRINCE a story that traces the journey of an Indian prince from Punjab has made its mark byentering the coveted Top 10 UK Box Office chart. This feat makes the moviejoinother hits such asDunkirk, Despicable Me 3, War for the Planet of the ApesandSpiderman - Homecoming.

BWW Previews: CHAKRAVYUH  at Andrews Auditorium, BandraBWW Previews: CHAKRAVYUH at Andrews Auditorium, Bandra
August 2, 2017

Presented by the India Coconut Theatre and The Films and Theatre Society the play is the gripping story of the thirteenth day of the great battle of Mahabharata

BWW Interview: Viraf Sarkari of  ZangooraBWW Interview: Viraf Sarkari of Zangoora
July 27, 2017

Viraf Sarkari, executive producer and director of a long running and the world's biggest Bollywood musical show Zangoora, hosted at Kingdom of Dreams chats with BWW on the future of live shows in India

BWW Previews: MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN at NCPA, MumbaiBWW Previews: MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN at NCPA, Mumbai
July 25, 2017

Mother Courage and Her Childrenisa biting satirical play that talks about the concerns that we all may be facing in today's world. It talks about survival, entrepreneurship and the absurdity of war

BWW Previews: MusiCom at Nazrul Manch, KolkataBWW Previews: MusiCom at Nazrul Manch, Kolkata
July 24, 2017

Bringing together music and comedy with these two immensely popular bands Indian Ocean and Aisi Taisi Democracy performing live across 6 cities, this should be a space to watch out for.



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