Archive for the Arts Category

May 26, 2017

Short Thamizh plays at Wandering Artist; this weekend

Wandering Artist, the performing arts and culture space in R. A. Puram is launching a new series; this time, short plays in an intimate space and they will be featured on weekends. For the launch are three Thamizh plays themed […]

May 26, 2017

Grant to produce dance dramas

Eyal Isai Nataka Mandram is inviting applications from drama troupes and other artistes interested in producing dance dramas. A grant of Rs. 75000 will be given to selected applicants. Candidates must submit their application before July 3. For details 31, […]

May 25, 2017

Remembering the Sage of Kanchi

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore in association with Veda Pata Nidhi Trust is celebrating the 124th Jayanthi of Maha periyava on June 8 evening. A veda parayanam will be held followed by pancharatna kritis on Mahaperiyava by Shivanugraha Trust headed by Rukmini Ramani […]

May 25, 2017

Lecture – concert on Sri Ramanuja; on May 26

A lecture concert on ‘Ramanuja Nutrandhaadhi’ has been organised by ITC Mangaldeep. Professor Madhusudhanan Kalaichelvan will explain the treatise which has been set to music by P. B. Srirangachari. B. Umashankar will sing the verses and he will be accompanied […]

May 25, 2017

Celebrating 120th birth anniversary of Yogi Shuddhananda Bharti

Swami Omkarananda will preside and release a book titled ‘Thirumandira Vilakkam’ at an event to celebrate the 120th birth anniversary of Yogi Shuddhananda Bharti. The book will be received by musician G. S. Mani. This will be followed by a […]

May 25, 2017

‘Democrazy’ is new play to be staged today at MFAC

This play is called ‘ Democrazy’ and it is to be staged this evening, May 24, at 7 p.m. at Mylapore Fine Arts Club. It is written and directed by Sriarunkumar and presented by UNDO Fine Arts. Obviously, the play […]

May 25, 2017

Three Thamizh plays on mythology/historical themes; May 26 onwards

Three Thamizh theatre productions based on mythology/history are to be staged at a fest hosted by Brahama Gana Sabha and Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha at the Narada Gana Sabha auditorium, Alwarpet from May 26 evening, Here is the schedule – […]

May 24, 2017

MIC Testing – comedy night at Alwarpet

MIC Testing is a platform where upcoming comedians and popular comics entertain the audience. It is open to people aged 14 and above. This week’s edition is on May 25, 7.30 p.m. and will be hosted by Vikash Paul. To perform call […]

May 24, 2017

S. Ve. Shekher’s revived play ‘On More Exorcist’ to be staged

Actor-politician S. Ve. Shekher has resurrected an old, popular play, laced it with humour and current life episodes and is ready to stage it this week – Kartik Fine Arts presents it at Narada Gana Sabha today,May 24, 6.30 p.m. […]

May 22, 2017

Revive – an exhibition of works of Chennai based artists

Art Houz will have an exhibition of the works 4 Chennai based artists – Amalore Edward, Kaveri Zachariah, Nirupama Francis and Preethi Prudence. The works displayed will present a gentle reminder of times gone by and how human nature deals […]

May 21, 2017

Listen to the music of Carnatic music maestros; May 21 evening

If you are a Carnatic music rasika or artiste who loves to tune into the music of the masters, you may want to head to the Concertopedia event this evening to listen to the music of maestro Madurai Somu. This […]

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