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BWW Review: KHUSHIYON KI DIWALI at Select CITYWALK BWW Review: KHUSHIYON KI DIWALI at Select CITYWALK
by Zofeen Maqsood on October 16, 2017 in India

Titled Khushiyon Ki Diwali, the project is a CSR campaignin collaboration with BitGiving, a crowdfunding platform. The platform gives kids from humble backgrounds a chance to fulfill their desires. (more...)
VILLAGE ROCKSTARS Makes Asia Premiere Following World Premiere at TIFF VILLAGE ROCKSTARS Makes Asia Premiere Following World Premiere at TIFF
by BWW News Desk on October 14, 2017 in India

Director Rima Das' Village Rockstars which is the only Indian film to be selected for the competition category, Discovery at theToronto International Film Festival 2017 had its Indian Premiere at the 19th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival recently. The film has been selected in the competitive India Gold section at the festival. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in India

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
BWW Previews: JAIPUR KALA CHAUPAL  at Jawahar Kala Kendra In Jaipur BWW Previews: JAIPUR KALA CHAUPAL at Jawahar Kala Kendra In Jaipur
by Zofeen Maqsood on October 13, 2017 in India

Jaipur Kala Chaupal is a premier festival that brings together traditional art forms from India with contemporary art forms internationally. (more...)
Disney's ALADDIN To Play India In Summer 2018 Disney's ALADDIN To Play India In Summer 2018
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in India

Dajiworld.com reports that Disney India is set to bring ALADDIN to India in the summer of 2018. After their success with Beauty and the Beast, Disney India announced they will bring a Broadway-style production of the beloved musical ALADDIN to the stage, promising it will be full of the magic and comedy that fans of the movie and current Broadway production know and love. (more...)
Dancer Geeta Chandran Performs In JNU For SPICMACAY Today Dancer Geeta Chandran Performs In JNU For SPICMACAY Today
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in India

Today (Monday, 9 October) evening, Dancer Geeta Chandran will perform at JNU for SPICMACAY. All are welcome! (more...)
BWW Previews: HIJRA HABBA  at Select CITYWALK, Delhi BWW Previews: HIJRA HABBA at Select CITYWALK, Delhi
by Zofeen Maqsood on October 08, 2017 in India

The evening which was titled Hijra Habba, was conceptualized and curated by Hijras on a huge scale. (more...)
Dharamshala International Film Festival 2017 Promises a Stellar Line Up Dharamshala International Film Festival 2017 Promises a Stellar Line Up
by BWW News Desk on October 07, 2017 in India

The Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF), which will be held from 2nd to 5th November 2017, is an alternative, boutique independent film festival held annually in McLeod Ganj. (more...)
Director Gajendra Ahire's Marathi film THE SILENCE Arrives in India Today Director Gajendra Ahire's Marathi film THE SILENCE Arrives in India Today
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in India

Come October 6th 2017 and Indian audiences will get to watch director Gajendra Ahire's THE SILENCE a powerful drama featuring Nagraj Manjule (Sairat, Fandry) , Anjali Patil (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in India

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
Dharamshala International Film Festival Announces Film Fellows Programme Participants Dharamshala International Film Festival Announces Film Fellows Programme Participants
by Movies News Desk on October 03, 2017 in India

Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) announces the five young Himalayan Filmmakers chosen to participate in this year's Film Fellows Programme, including two winners from Himachal Pradesh. (more...)
BWW Previews: MACHINES at MAMI, 2017 BWW Previews: MACHINES at MAMI, 2017
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 30, 2017 in India

Machines is all set to make its Indian premiere in the competition category, India Gold in Mumbai Film Festival (MAMI,2017) (more...)
BWW Previews: STRINGS INSPIRE STROKES at Stein Auditorium BWW Previews: STRINGS INSPIRE STROKES at Stein Auditorium
by Zofeen Maqsood on October 02, 2017 in India

A show titled Strings Inspire Strokes will be held in the capital featuring world renowned sitar maestro Ustad Shujaat Khan and child prodigy Aarav Verma. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in India

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
Nominations Now Open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld India Awards! Nominations Now Open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld India Awards!
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in India

Nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards! Regional productions, touring shows, community theatre and more are all included, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017. Our local editors have set the categories and now YOU get to nominate and vote for your favorites! Nominations are reader-submitted and will be open through October 31. (more...)
BWW Previews: CHICAGO SOUTH ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL BWW Previews: CHICAGO SOUTH ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 27, 2017 in India

Acclaimed Indian actors Shabana Azmi, Aparna Sen, Rajkummar Rao, and Akshay Oberoi will be in the city to be a part of the festival.Some of the most critically acclaimed movies from the recent times will be shown at the festival. (more...)
Director Gajendra Ahire's Marathi film THE SILENCE Arrives in India 10/6 Director Gajendra Ahire's Marathi film THE SILENCE Arrives in India 10/6
by Movies News Desk on September 26, 2017 in India

Come October 6th 2017 and Indian audiences will get to watch director Gajendra Ahire's THE SILENCE a powerful drama featuring Nagraj Manjule (Sairat, Fandry) , Anjali Patil (more...)
BWW Review: NAMASTE JAISHREE KRISHNA at Delhi BWW Review: NAMASTE JAISHREE KRISHNA at Delhi
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 23, 2017 in India

Namaste Jaishree Krishna featuring Ila Arun and KK Raina in the lead was recently screened at Pyare Lal Bhavan, ITO in Delhi (more...)
Rahul Jain's MACHINES to Make Indian Premiere at Mumbai Film Festival 2017 Rahul Jain's MACHINES to Make Indian Premiere at Mumbai Film Festival 2017
by Movies News Desk on September 22, 2017 in India

After making the World Premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2017 and bagging the World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for excellence in Cinematography, Rahul Jain's internationally acclaimed directorial debut documentary feature, Machines to make its India Premiere in the competition category, India Gold in Mumbai Film Festival (MAMI), 2017. (more...)
BWW Previews: PRANTIC CULTURAL SOCIETY CELEBRATES DURGA PUJA at Indirapuram, UP BWW Previews: PRANTIC CULTURAL SOCIETY CELEBRATES DURGA PUJA at Indirapuram, UP
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 22, 2017 in India

The Durga Puja pandal decor also pays homage to the prominent music personalities from India such as Manna Dey, Satyajit Ray, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Hemant Kumar and retells their stories. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in India

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: BRAHMAPUTRA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL at Guwahati BWW Review: BRAHMAPUTRA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL at Guwahati
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 21, 2017 in India

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. (more...)
BWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh Fort BWW Previews: JODHPUR RIFF 2017 at Mehrangarh Fort
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 20, 2017 in India

The Mehrangarh Fort in the city will come alive with music, vibrant hues and the rustic charm of root musicians from India and abroad. (more...)
BWW Review: FLUTE RECITAL  at M.L. Koser Music & Dance Festival BWW Review: FLUTE RECITAL at M.L. Koser Music & Dance Festival
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 19, 2017 in India

The capital witnessed a melodious evening as a flute recital filled the Autumn air with music strains. (more...)
BWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO  of The Class Act BWW Interview: MAANVI GAGROO of The Class Act
by Zofeen Maqsood on September 18, 2017 in India

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. (more...)