Archive for the Arts Category

April 23, 2017

Vintage Hollywood classic and dance night – weekend events

VINTAGE MOVIE SCREENING – Vintage Heritage has organised the screening of the 1934 Hollywood classic movie ‘Now and Forever’ starring Gary Copper and Shirley Temple. On Apr 23, 11 a.m. At P. S. High School, 215, R. K. Mutt Road, Mylapore. […]

April 23, 2017

Art and storytelling shows; this weekend

ART IN THE PARK – Art in the Park is a collaborative session where participants will be blindfolded and partnered with a stranger, to come up with a piece of art. On Apr 23. At Nageswara Rao Park. Registration (Rs. 50) […]

April 22, 2017

Annual Thamizh theatre fest of Kartik Fine Arts opens April 22 evening

Thrillers. Comedy. Social Themes. All these will be integral to each of the 12 new Thamizh plays that go on board at the annual theatre fest of Kartik Fine arts, April 22 to May 3, daily 7 pm at Narada […]

April 22, 2017

Weekend events: Tamil and English plays

TAMIL COMEDY – Madras Naadaga Company’s full length comedy play is titled ‘Rendum Onnum Naalu’ and will be presented on Apr 22 at Sivagami Petatchi Auditorium, Luz Church Road, 6.45 p.m. For details contact 9840787246. SHORT ENGLISH PLAYS – Weekend theater series curated […]

April 22, 2017

Things to do this weekend: mind tricks, comedy, ‘Happiness’ chat

Things to do this weekend: mind tricks, comedy, 'Happiness' chat

MIND TRICKS – India’s first Merlin Medal winner, Arun Loganathan, will perform live in a show named ‘Never Mind’. An evening of mindreading skills and his intuitive abilities. On Apr 22, 6 p.m. At Russian Cultural Center, Alwarpet. Tickets at […]

April 21, 2017

An evening of ghazals; by Anup Jalota

Rajasthani Healthcare Foundation, in aid of healthcare infrastructure, has organised an evening of ghazals, bhajans and songs by Anup Jalota.  On Apr 22, 7 p.m. At The Music Academy.

April 21, 2017

Tribute to composer Muthuswamy Dikshitar

Veenavaadhini Sampradaya Sangit Trust at Venkatakrishna Road, R. A. Puram is celebrating the 242nd jayanthi of guru Muthuswamy Dikshitar on April 29 and 30. The event will be inaugurated by the chief guest Dr. Malathi Rangaswami, vice president, Music Academy, […]

April 20, 2017

Special vintage show seeks more members

Vintage Hollywoods Classics Club (VHCC), made up of a group of people interested in classic movies and songs, has been hosting events and screenings of such programmes for more than 20 years. Now, this group seeks funds to continue its […]

April 19, 2017

Vasant Dance Festival at Sri Kapali Temple to be held from May 1

The Saraswathi Educational, Cultural and Charitable Trust, which has been running a dance festival for more than 15 years, will be conducting the Vasant Utsav of Dance at Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore from May 1 – 12 this year. At […]

April 19, 2017

Post-Panguni concerts at temple attract big crowd

Post-Panguni concerts at temple attract big crowd

Carnatic music rasikas are thronging the Navaratri mantapam inside Sri Kapali Temple to listen to well known artistes at concerts every evening. The past three days have featured some of the biggest artistes – Sanjay Subrahmanyan, T M Krishna, Bombay […]

April 16, 2017

Dance show based on the story of Kovalan and Kannagi

Ranga Mandira will present a show titled ‘Nammai Marandaarai Naam Marakkamaattom’ based on the epic Silappadikaaram. The dance programme has been conceptualised by Swarnamalya Ganesh and involves more than 50 artistes. On Apr 17, 6.30 p.m. At Narada Gana Sabha, T. […]

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