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Growing Green

Miguel Braganza The 28 editions of the ‘Festival of Plants and Flowers’ at SFX School, Siolim (with an emphasis on biodiversity and organic cultivation of vegetables and fruits) as also an equal number of ‘Home Garden Competitions’ promoting the growing of ornamental plants and vegetables, composting kitchen wastes, and the periodic publication of books on how to do this in …

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The essence of Goa

The ethos of Goa through music, dance, art and more was celebrated at the Abolianchem Fest 2020 at Nirmala Institute of Education, Altinho. The objective of the festival is to document and generate knowledge about our environment and socio-cultural resources, as well as promote the ideals of sustainable living among the present and the future generations. This year, the fest …

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Stars of the Stage

The results of the one-act play competition at higher secondary and college level organised by Kala Academy at Dinanath Mangeshkar Kala Mandir have been declared. In the Marathi Section, the first place is awarded to ‘Mercia’ staged by St Xavier’s College, Mapusa; the second place is awarded to ‘Moharlele Aste Shabdhatun’ staged by Dnyanprassarak Mandal’s College and Research Centre, Assagao; …

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Sketching Goa

Berlin-based artist Allen Shaw is all set to release his latest travelogue, the ‘Goa Sketchbook’. NT BUZZ details NT BUZZ Travelling artist, illustrator, designer and storyteller, Allen Shaw based in Berlin, Germany, has been feeding his gypsy soul over the last 24 years, sketching his view of the world, and all the beauty it shows him through its people, nature, …

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High and Low

FILM REVIEW SACHIN CHATTE Film: Parasite (Korean with English subtitles) Cast: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo Directed by: Bong Joon Ho Duration: 2 hrs 14 mins Rating:  * * * * * Much like the house depicted in the film, Parasite is a very multi-layered film. On the surface of it, you can enjoy it purely as a thriller …

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A cut above

Myran Travasso is the new multi-talent on the Konkani stage. He has been directing plays for other writers, besides acting in different kinds of roles with ease. He is now all set to release his new Lenten play JP Pereira As a young boy, Myran Travasso would often watch his father, Michael, practicing his roles for plays and village shows. …

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Late tiatr artistes remembered

NT BUZZ Tiatr Academy of Goa organised its monthly programme ‘Somplolea Tiatristancho Ugddas’ on January 29 at the Black Box, Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The late artistes born in the month of January who were remembered in the programme were Lucasinho Ribeiro, Mary Vaz, Alex Mestri, Tony Friend, Xavier Fernandes, Srirang Narvekar, Jr Rod, Rico Rod, Meena Leitao, Agnelo Dias, Cajetan …

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‘Lion King’

TIATR REVIEW JP Pereira ‘Lion King’, the new tiatr by Franky Gonsalves is a tale of two brothers. This is his maiden venture and he has come up with a nice show. The curtain opens on a father lodging a complaint in a Mumbai police station. His daughter has gone missing. The next act has Kapus, a waiter in a …

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Towards an inclusive world

Day three of the 13th edition of DD Kosambi  Festival of Ideas saw managing director and CEO of Northern Arc Capital, Kshama Fernandes speak on ‘Empowering Rockstars at the Rockbottom- Journey to an inclusive world’. NT BUZZ reports NT BUZZ Goa-born Kshama Fernandes, the managing director and CEO of Northern Arc Capital spoke on ‘Empowering Rockstars at the Rockbottom- Journey …

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For the love of the young

The feast of Saint Don Bosco is celebrated with great fervour all over the world, including Goa, on January 31. NT BUZZ finds out how this saint has especially influenced young people ANNOUSHKA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ Saint Don Bosco or Don Bosco is remembered as a priest who dedicated his life in service of abandoned, troubled, and marginalised youth. …

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