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22 November 2016 | Meet the 10th Anniversary Cohort of ISPA Fellows! | ISPA Newsletter

The Art X Company's founder, Rashmi Dhanwani, was selected to participate in International Society for Performing Arts' 2017 Global Fellowship programme.

24 September 2016 | Dancing for a decade | The Hindu
Last week in Bangkok, Aditi Mangaldas staged the 58th show of ‘Uncharted Seas’, a performance that debuted in 2006. How hard is it to sustain a large-format show this long?

5 August 2016 | Drop in to discover what makes Mumbai cool | Hindustan Times

Cool is that word that you use all the time but fumble when you have to define. Is it an attitude or the phenomenon that has the buzz around?

2 August 2016 | Chill Factor: An event this weekend will examine the idea of 'Mumbai Cool' | The Daily Pao

An event titled ‘That’s Mumbai Cool’ at the Piramal Museum of Art on Saturday, August 6 will attempt to unpack the notion of cool in terms of contemporary culture in the city. 

 

9 June 2016 | How secret are the ‘secret parties’ popping up on your social media? | Hindustan Times

Pool parties at undisclosed locations, secret cinema screenings and performances. ‘Secret’ events are popping up fast on Facebook timelines. But should you really sign up for them?

29 April 2016 | Redefining body politics | The Hindu

An artist and a writer discuss the male gaze in art, while propounding their notions of feminism, body, identity.

20 March 2016 | Mallakhamb performance - With Uday Deshpande | Events High

Mallakhambh is a martial art tradition of Maharashtra, where gymnasts perform feats around a rope or a vertical wooden pole. 

13 March  2016 | Colaba and the Bombay Plague of 1896: A walking tour led by Shriti Tyagi | Time Out 

This walking tour in Colaba will visit sites relating to the outbreak of Plague in Bombay in 1896. 

13 March 2016 | Colaba and the Bombay Plague of 1896: A walking tour led by Shriti Tyagi | Mumbai Net 

Shriti Tyagi of Beyond Bombay leads walkers to key former and current landmarks associated with the devastating epidemic.

11 March 2016 | This iconic hotel is connected to the Bombay Plague. How? | Mid-day

In 1896, national leaders, iconic landmarks, dedicated doctors and a resilient city were caught by an epidemic. Test your Mumbai history IQ.

11 March 2016 | Insider’s guide to... Memorial sites of the 1896 plague | Hindustan Times

Heritage walks to 'plague memorials' as part of Tabiyat — an ongoing exhibition on the history of medicine in India, at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sanghralaya (CSMVS).

8 March 2016 | Make Faces WIth A Masked Man | Mid-Day 

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5 March 2016 | The Kattaikkuttu Cool | Mid-Day

Witness young, Tamil Nadu-based artistes bring alive a rural South Indian drama form after two-hours of painstaking costume and makeup

4 March 2016 | Tamil Nadu's folk theatre Kattaikkutu comes to the city | Mumbai Theatre Guide 

Tamil Nadu's folk theatre Kattaikkutu comes to the city with a performance of DRAUPADI KURUVANCHI...

28 February 2016 | For that unforgettable voice | Mid-Day 

Classical music singers keep their voice immortal with Ayurveda tricks. These include using bajra flour and urine.

13 February 2016 | KGAF: A Funny pill to swallow | Hindustan Times 

The show (stand-up and a one-act, one-woman theatre piece), which was organised as part of Tabiyat, an art exhibition on ancient medicine in India, had the audience in splits. 

8 February 2016 | Warding off buri nazar for six generations | The Indian Express

Arif Banatwala talks about the two-centuries-old tradition of surma and kohl making, and their preparation today.

13 January 2016 | Feeling Blue - To Good Health | Mumbai Mirror 

This Monday was especially salubrious, with the opening of one of the year's most-awaited exhibitions at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS) - Tabiyat: Medicine and Healing in India