Napa’s Young Directors’ Theatre Fest: Time Stands Still explores the scars of war

Courtesy Dawn News KARACHI: “We’re supposed to capture the truth, not stage it,” says Sarah Goodwin midway into the play, Time Stands Still. A photojournalist who returns home after being in a gruesome accident involving a roadside bombing while covering the Iraq war, Sarah bears physical and psychological scars. But she is not alone. Her…

In ‘About Time’, 6 visual artists use the stage as their canvas. Was the ‘experiment’ a success?

Courtesy Dawn News KARACHI: Novelty may not always pay, but it, for sure, pushes the envelope as far as creative thinking goes. This is the reason why the attempt to bring visual art into theatre space on Monday evening on the penultimate day of the music and theatre festival organised by the National Academy of…

Fashion mogul accuses designers of ‘enslaving women’ with Islamic styles

Courtesy Dawn News PARIS: Former fashion mogul Pierre Berge lashed out on Wednesday at designers creating Islamic clothing and headscarves, accusing them of taking part in the “enslavement of women”. The French businessman, partner of the late fashion legend Yves Saint Laurent, took aim at the wave of big fashion chains that have followed the…