Humanity during the crisis

Many of us around the world are in ‘lockdown’ at the moment due to the coronavirus pandemic. So Obhi and I thought we should share some of Tagore’s humanity and

Ami Chitrangada

After a long absence from my blog, I thought I should mark International Women’s Day by publishing the part of our film version of Chitrangada in which Chitrangada reveals herself to

Chitrangada – first gala premiere, then global premiere

Last Sunday, we had the charity gala premiere of our film version of Tagore’s dance-drama Chitrangada in Brussels in aid of Santiniketan Sishutirtha. Before the film, we had a live, multilingual performance

Selling tickets for the Chitrangada gala premiere

At midnight last night, Central European Summer Time, tickets for the charity gala premiere of Chitrangada in Brussels went on sale via TicketABC. Here is the related press release. The

Introducing Asit Ghosh

Obhi and I have already introduced our two guest singers for The Story of Gitanjali: Manini and Sayan. Now I am introducing another of our artistes: Asit Ghosh (Pintu). He will

Introducing Manini Mukhopadhyay

Obhi has already introduced one of our two guest singers for The Story of Gitanjali – Sayan Bandyopadhyay. Now it is time for me to introduce the other: Manini Mukhopadhyay. I

A poster for the premiere of Chitrangada

Here is the latest version of the poster for the charity gala premiere of Chitrangada in Brussels on Sunday, 23 September. It was designed by Obhi with advice from Debangana Banerjee, who

Translating Chitrangada into different languages

In my previous post, I included the English trailer for Chitrangada. Here is the Spanish version of it: And here is the French version: For Shyama, the first film we made

Introducing Chitrangada to a global audience

First of all, let me introduce this 36-second introductory trailer for our film version of Chitrangada, which was designed by our friend Enrique Nicanor and Obhi: As you’ll see, the trailer

In the meanwhile …

It has been a long time since my last post! In the meanwhile, I performed the role of Shyama in a production in India, I performed Shyama in Egypt with my team from Santiniketan