Archive for the Arts Category

March 25, 2017

Things to do over the weekend: vintage movie, tamil dramas

VINTAGE MOVIE SCREENING – Vintage Heritage has organised the screening of the movie ‘Genova’. Released in 1958, the movie features M. G. R and B. S. Saroja in lead roles. On Mar 26, 6 p.m. At P. S. High School, 215, […]

March 25, 2017

Workshops: street photography

Step outside the boundaries of walls and comfort areas, with your camera, and capture the candid moments of life. On the streets of Mylapore, with Srivatsan Sankaran. On Mar 26 at 6.30 a.m. To register call 022-61818464, email: info@dcpexpeditions.com.

March 25, 2017

Theatre festival; By TN Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram

Tamilnadu Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram in collaboration with Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore will be celebrating World Theatre Day with a theatre festival from Mar. 27 to Mar. 31.  Noted artistes Y. Gee. Mahendra, Kathadi. S. Ramamurthy, M. B. Moorthy, Lalitha […]

March 24, 2017

Remembering mridangam vidwan Vellore Ramabhadran

His percussion just moved smoothly with the music. Soft and not intrusive. This is how many speakers described in a nutshell the music of mridangam maestro Vellore Ramabhadran at an event held on Friday evening to remember this vidwan and […]

March 24, 2017

Art exhibition: solo show by Sachin Kharat

Art exhibition: solo show by Sachin Kharat

Paintings by artist Sachin Kharat will be exhibited at Art Houz. Titled ‘Ecstasy ‘17’, the paintings fall under the category of Indian modern art and will feature pictures from Indian mythology. Till Mar 27. At 41, Kasturi Ranga Lane, Alwarpet. […]

March 24, 2017

Vocalists Rajani and Gayathri to be honoured with D. K. Pattamal Award

Rajani and Gayathri, well known carnatic vocalists will be conferred with the title of ‘Isaijothi’ and presented with the prestigious “D. K. Pattamal Award” to commemorate the 98th birth anniversary of guru D.K. Pattammal. L. Sabaretnam, chairman, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan will do the honours and […]

March 23, 2017

Three-day music fest to celebrate D. K. Pattammal; March 24 onwards

A three-day music festival hosted by Aanmajyothi is to be held at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore from March 24 to 26 to celebrate the life and music of the late maestro D. K. Pattammal on her 90th birth anniversary. On […]

March 18, 2017

Prasanna Ramaswamy directs ‘Kandava Vanam’, Thamizh play

Acclaimed theatreperson and Mylaporean, Prasanna Ramaswamy is presenting her new play in Thamizh, “Kandava Vanam’ under the banner of Koothu-p-ppatarai at the latter’s theatre space in Virugambakkam. The play, written by the celebrated playwright N. Muthuswamy has lighting design by […]

March 18, 2017

Music show: percussion, flute and guitar

Music show: percussion, flute and guitar

‘Earth, Wind and Fire’ is a musical programme featuring Krishna Kishore on percussion, Navin Iyer on flute and Joseph Vijay on guitar. On Mar 18, 7 p.m. At Wandering Artist, 51, 6th Main Road, R. A. Puram. Ph: 9840111425.

March 12, 2017

Aikya concert: Aruna Sairam, Sudha Raghunathan and Bombay Jayashri

Global Adjustments Foundation’s annual fundraiser concert brings together three showstoppers in a concert titled ‘India@70’. Global Adjustments launched Aikya in 2010 as a platform to showcase Indian culture in a unifying way through music. For more information visit their website […]

March 12, 2017

Classical western music concert: piano, flute and saxophone

Classical western music concert: piano, flute and saxophone

A classical music performance by The Embassy of Musical Mastery will be presented at Russian Center of Science and Culture. The programme will feature Andrey Sannikov on the flute, Andrey Stukalov on the piano and Roman Markelov on the saxophone. […]

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