The lowdown on film festival favourites, trending TV & a special Daytime Emmy

From the Indian movies making waves on the festival circuit to the news that Manoj Bajpayee-starrer ‘The Family Man’ was trending around the world, catch-up with these five stories from the entertainment industry you need to know before the month is over. ‘Pagglait’ creators to collaborate on three more films Following the success of ‘Pagglait’, […]

Hoop artiste and dancer Eshna Kutty on flowing to find your style

Eshna Kutty and her trusty hula hoop caught everyone’s attention last year when the 24-year-old’s ‘Genda Phool’ video went viral. Dressed in a saree and sneakers, the Delhi-based dancer conjured lovely shapes out of thin air and performed perfectly-timed twirls to the sounds of ‘Dilli-6’, leaving lakhs of people awestruck. Since then, the young dancer […]

A COVID-19 relief workshop series for artists, by artists

During the worst of the second wave of COVID-19 earlier this year, critically ill patients were left gasping for oxygen as city supplies ran dry amid a surge in infections. The stench of death permeated our everyday lives as the daily casualty count rose steadily. Citizen-led fundraising drives (like Mission Oxygen) were set up overnight […]

A cross-country collab, AI vocal training & more on ‘The Buzz’ this month

From a homegrown AI classical music app that was recognised by Apple for its intuitive capabilities, to noteworthy COVID-19 fundraising initiatives during the devastating second wave, ‘The Buzz’ is a round-up of five stories from the music industry you need to know. Indian AI classical music app ‘NaadSadhana’ wins big at Apple Design Awards 2021 […]