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Celebrating 20 years to Kalaa Utsavam; nostalgia, pride, joy, ambition, binds arts aficionados in their love for Singapore’s celebration of Indian arts

Singaporean and international artists and aficionados spoke endearingly in a special programme highlighting the positive contributions of...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Music does not have to be loud, dance-like and flamboyant to capture hearts: Amit Dhamelia

At Kalaa Utsavam 2021, Sufi musician, music teacher and arts aficionado Amit Dhamelia will enthrall audiences once again with 'Ishq...

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Bharathaa Arts to present a confluence of music, dance and drama at Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Singapore-based classical dance studio Bharathaa Arts presents a musical adaptation of 'The Silappathikaram' by Ilango Adigal, one of the...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021 Spotlight - @work

Kalaa Utsavam: SIFAS Alumni to enthrall audiences with tribute to Tamil poet Mahakavi Subramania Bharathi.

Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS) Alumni are set to mark the 20th Kalaa Utsavam with a musical tribute celebrating the death...

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Indian expatriate group marks Diwali celebration by feeding 500 workers in Dubai

An Indian expat group in Dubai celebrated the festival of lights this year with those who are unable to celebrate the festival with their...

UAE

Marma Medai's horror, suspense, and thriller genres a first for Kalaa Utsavam, says director Grace Kalaiselvi

Singapore-based playwright and director Grace Kalaiselvi brings MK Narayanan's 1960s Tamil radio play series to the Kalaa Utsavam stage...

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From Ladakh to Tamil Nadu via Assam, Kalaa Utsavam 2021 to showcase Indian culture through film

Highlighting its ever-expanding repertoire, the 2021 edition of Kalaa Utsavam has included film screenings in its ensemble for the first...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Kalaa Utsavam includes award-winning short films by Singaporean filmmakers in this year's programme

Turning 20 this year, Singapore's premier Indian arts festival Kalaa Utsavam has included film screenings in its ensemble for the first...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Kalaa Utsavam's production about the life of Bheema to inspire kids in Singapore

Highlighting the prominence of one of the greatest Indian epics, Kalaa Utsavam 2021 is presenting 'Mighty Warrior Prince Bheema' as part of...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Kalaa Utsavam has brought vibrancy of Indian performing arts to Singapore audiences: SIOC founder Lalitha Vaidyanathan

The 36-year-old performing arts group, the Singapore Indian Orchestra and Choir showcases the richness of Indian music with its wide range...

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Indian expats celebrate Diwali with fireworks in Dubai

Indian expatriates in Dubai celebrated the festival of lights with great fervour, gaiety and enthusiasm.

UAE

Hybrid Singapore Media Festival reaching out to new audiences and markets in 2021

The eighth edition of the Singapore Media Festival (SMF) this year announced plans to connect showrunners – to Singapore’s creative...

Upcoming

Kalaa Utsavam 2021 returns with vibrant live performances, expanding cultural events

As one of Singapore’s premier Indian festivals, Kalaa Utsavam 2021 is looking to be a unique and dynamic cultural celebration, with an...

Kalaa Utsavam 2021

Indian pavilion to host week-long Navratri, Durga Puja celebrations at Dubai Expo

The Indian pavilion will be hosting a week-long celebrations of both Navratri and Durga Puja leading up to the festival of Dusshera at Dubai...

UAE

Dubai princess wishes Indian expats on Onam

Dubai, home to a large Indian expat community has always celebrated multicultural diversity while celebrating various festivals.

UAE

Theatre director Atul Kumar and actress Arundhati Nag explore theatre in India in Making A Scene with Kalaa Utsavam

In Kalaa Utsavam 2020's special Making a Scene podcast series, Atul Kumar and Arundhati Nag survey the theatre landscape of Mumbai and...

Kalaa Utsavam 2020

Singapore fusion bands set to perform live at Kalaa Utsavam this weekend

Despite a year full of obstacles, Kalaa Utsavam 2020 seeks to bring joy to Singaporeans, even if virtually.

Kalaa Utsavam 2020

ZEE5 Global invites entries from independent filmmakers for its first ever Global OTT Content Festival

ZEE5 Global launches the first-ever Global OTT Content Festival inviting entries from content creators and independent filmmakers across...

Entertainment

The Great Indian Food Festival 2020 set to light up Deepavali in Singapore

Indian Restaurants Association Singapore is all set to celebrate Deepavali 2020 with the second edition of The Great Indian Food Festival...

Singapore

Indian Heritage Centre plans grand Deepavali celebrations

The Indian Heritage Centre is all set to usher in the Festival of Lights, Deepavali with an array of online and on-site activities with Once...

Singapore

7th Singapore Media Festival goes hybrid with vibrant lineup of physical and digital offerings

Hosted by IMDA, the 11-day festival aims to showcase the sector’s ingenuity, creativity and resilience, as well as present diverse...

Entertainment

vOilah! France brings a slice of French culture and flavours to Singapore

The French festival, presented by the Embassy of France in Singapore, returns to the island nation from October 22 to November 22 2020.

Singapore

23rd edition of Singapore Writers Festival goes digital, programmes inspired by theme of Intimacy

Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) returns from October 30 to November 8 this year.

Singapore

Events with up to 250 attendees can be held from October 1, says STB

Organisers who apply to pilot events with up to 250 attendees must demonstrate their ability to implement Safe Management Measures to meet a...

Singapore

Muis urges "safe and responsible" Hari Raya, defers Haj 2020 plans

Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis) has urged the Malay/Muslim community to celebrate Hari Raya, which falls on May 24, "safely...

Singapore