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Peerzada Salman

Acting it out

KARACHI: It was a huge challenge, to put it mildly, for KopyKats Productions to do a stage show without eminent... Published Aug 28, 2016 07:18am

Abida enthrals music lovers

KARACHI: In the words of Indian filmmaker and poet Gulzar, Abida Parveen has immersed herself in Sufi music in such ... Published Aug 27, 2016 07:12am

Back to normal

KARACHI: Things are back to normal. Or so it seems. After the commotion and chaos on Monday evening around the... Published Aug 24, 2016 07:01am

‘It’s full of masala’

KARACHI: It was a press conference at which those who organised it outnumbered the journalists. The event was... Published Aug 24, 2016 07:01am

The May-December conundrum

KARACHI: An old man meets a young woman and the relationship that brews is enchantingly asymmetric. This has been ... Published Aug 21, 2016 06:56am

Individualism and its paradoxes

KARACHI: While individualism creates the idea of formal equality as espoused in democracies, it has its paradoxical... Published Aug 19, 2016 07:05am

Under the Dust opens at Sanat gallery

KARACHI: Revere him or repudiate his ideas, it has to be said that no other thinker or philosopher has generated ... Published Aug 17, 2016 06:45am

‘Ours is a patriotic film’

KARACHI: We have made a patriotic film as could be guessed from its title Azadi (independence). Azadi is not just to... Published Aug 15, 2016 06:50am

Giraffe dies of ‘heartbreak’

READERS of this column may remember that on April 6, 1966, Bala, a giraffe at the Karachi Zoo, gave birth to a calf.... Published Aug 15, 2016 06:50am

Cinema on wheels launched

KARACHI: To take the experience of films to the masses and to those areas where there is no access to cinema, an... Published Aug 13, 2016 06:31am

Like a house of cards

KARACHI: How can a woman follow her dreams in a male-dominated society or in any society for that matter, especially... Published Aug 12, 2016 06:26am

Annotations: Revisited opens at Koel

KARACHI: Human life and the surroundings where it grows and then eventually fades away fascinate artists. Sometimes... Published Aug 12, 2016 06:26am

Scheherazade, hats and snow

KARACHI: An exhibition that’s part of the 1st International Watercolour Society (IWS) Biennale shown in March this... Published Aug 10, 2016 06:53am