Archive for the Arts Category

August 18, 2019

Award ceremony

The ‘Sri Ramanuja Sevasri’ award instituted by the LIFCO group of companies will be given to U. Ve. Krishnamachari, U. Ve. Karunakarachariar and U. Ve. Gomadam Sampathkumarachariar at an event to be held at R. R. Sabha, Mylapore on Aug […]

August 17, 2019

Recitation competition

A vishnu sahasranamam recitation competition for students from Pre-kg to class XII will be held at Dr. MGR Janaki College for Women, R. A. Puram on Sep 15. Organised by members of Vishnu Sahasranama Satsangam, Besant Nagar. For details contact […]

August 16, 2019

Mylapore Arts Academy to celebrate anniversary this weekend

The 54th anniversary celebrations of Mylapore Arts Academy will be held on Aug 17 at P. S. School, Mylapore. The chief guest is Dr. Ishari. K. Ganesh, chancellor, Vels University. A bharatanatyam performance by Parvathi Ravi Ghantasala and her students […]

August 15, 2019

Dance recitals themed on Devi. On now at Narada Gana Sabha.

Dance recitals themed on Devi. On now at Narada Gana Sabha.

What does the Devi mean to you? How do you see the goddess? Is it seen as just Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswathi or there is more to it? Well, if you sit through the lectures that scholar Dr. Sudha Seshayyan, […]

August 14, 2019

Madras Day Talk-recital. Theme: Music compositions based on Temples of Chennai

Music Compositions based on Temples of Chennai – is the theme for a talk by writer-historian Sriram V. with support music performances by the staff & students of Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University this morning at 11 .30 […]

August 10, 2019

Veena music fest at Narada Gana Sabha from August 11

Veena music fest at Narada Gana Sabha from August 11

The annual veena music fest is on, once again. Called Veena Mahotsavam – Harmony of Strings for Human Harmony, the fest is on at the smaller hall of Narada Gana Sabha from August 11 to 16. This year’s fest is dedicated […]

August 7, 2019

TN Governor is chief guest at Mylapore Academy’s golden jubilee celebration today evening

The Mylapore Academy’s golden jubilee celebration and 50th annual award function for Tamil dramas will be held at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet today (Aug 7) evening. Banwarilal Purohit, the Governor of Tamilnadu, is the chief guest. The guest of honour […]

August 6, 2019

Music Competition: Organised by Indian Fine Arts’ Society

The Indian Fine Arts Society’s annual music competition will be held on Sep 21 and 22 at Ethiraja Kalyana Mandapam, Alwarpet. Application forms can be downloaded from their website www.indianfineartssociety.com. For details call 48574360, 7845755481.

August 3, 2019

Memorial concert: Organised by Mylapore Arts Academy

The Dr. P. V. Sundaram Memorial Concert organised by Mylapore Arts Academy will be given by vocalist Sandeep Narayan on Aug 4. He will be accompanied by S. Varadarajan on the violin, J. Vaidhyanathan on the mridangam and Dr. S. […]

August 2, 2019

Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha’s theatre fest starts this evening: plays on till Aug.13

Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha’s Aadi Naataka Vizha, a season of Thamizh plays opens today, August 2 at MFAC’s TAG auditorium, Mylapore Plays are to be held here daily starting 6.45 p.m. and they are open to all. Among the plays […]

August 1, 2019

Golden jubilee of the Narasimhacharis legacy: Aug.4 event

Golden jubilee of the Narasimhacharis legacy: Aug.4 event

Kalasamarpana Foundation, started by classical dance (Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi) gurus late M. V. Narasimhachari and his wife Vasanthalakshmi in 1969, is turning 50 this year. It is based in Alwarpet. To mark this milestone, a multi-programme event is to be […]

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