Exhibitions, art, theatre…


Navaratri kolu craft fair will be held from Sept.18 to 29 at Corporation community hall, C. P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwaper. On display will be dress materials, salars, saris and kolu dolls from different States of India.

Silver Moolight store has organised an exhibition of jewellery of semi precious and precious stones set in sterling silver, designed by Madhu Sen from Kolkata. It is located at 36/14, C. P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet. It will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. On till Sep.29. Ph: 2499 4882.


There will be sale of fabric on September 25 at 10a.m. On till Sep.26 at 7:00pm. It will be held at CP Art Centre, Eldams Road. On display will be smocked and embroidered frocks, pavadais, gagras. Ph: 94426 40063, 98942 86070.


There will be an oration on ‘Tuberculosis control in India: how can we do more’ to be delivered by Nevin Wilson, Regional Director, International Union against Tuberculosis and lung disease, on Sep.24. It will be held at 7 p.m. at Hotel Rain Tree. It is located at 12, St. Mary’s Road, Alwarpet. For invitaion call 98415 91361.

There will be a talk on Vachanamrutham by P Thyagarajan on Sep.23. It will be held at  5 p.m. at Ramana Kendra.


World Crafts Council and Artworld Sarala’s Art Centre is presenting  Kaivalam- Forms of Yesterday and Today, an exhibition of sculptures from Sep.27. It will be held at Artworld, 1/12, Ganeshpuram, Third Street. Ph: 2433 8691.

Kalpa Druma is hosting its annual Arts and Artists festival on Sep.22 and 23 at Smt. Sivagami Pethachi Auditorium, Luz, Mylapore. This event will be held in memory of its founder K. S. Parameswaran. On Sep.22 Akkarai Sisters will perform at 6 p.m. and on Sep.23 N. Vijay Siva will perform at 6 p.m. For details call 2811 7652.

World Craft Council is having an exhibition on the theme ‘weaving together yesterday and tomorrow’ from Sep24. On display will be traditional and ancient kurthas and woven Palmyra baskets at Manjal Gallery. On till October 12. It is located at 70, M. R. C. Nagar Main Road, MRC Nagar, R. A. Puram.


Sakhi, a theatre performance including music dance and poetry  on Sep.23. It will be held at 6.30 p.m. at TN Rajaratinam Arangam, opposite MGR Janaki College. Ticket priced at Rs.100. It will be available at the venue. For more details call 98407 15767, 98400 89030.

Evam, a theatre production house, is presenting ‘The 39 Steps’, a play on Sep.22. It will be held at 7.30 p.m. at The Music Academy. Tickets are available at www.indianstage.in and www.bookmyshow.com Ph: 98406 12333.

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