The Mint Planner, 11 November 2016

From music and movies to dance and drama, there’s plenty to do or experience over the coming week


British DJ Ikonika.
British DJ Ikonika.

Delhi

Art

On Lived Space : Point Of Entry And Departure

Till 6 December

The US’ Jon Jicha is presenting a series of 21 works, including installations, paintings and drawings of his day-to-day experiences.

11 am-7pm. Art & Aesthetic, F-213/A, Lado Sarai (41587277). Prices, Rs.22,500-33,750.

Music

Ikonika

17 November

British DJ Ikonika will offer her melodious take on underground music styles like dub-step and grime.

10pm. antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village. Tickets, Rs.300, available at the venue.

Akash Vincent

11 November

Singer-songwriter Akash Vincent will be performing, accompanied by Arjun Sagar Gupta on the keyboard, Harshit Misra on bass, Nikhil Mawkin on drums, Rie One on the saxophone and Fabio Carlucci on the trumpet.

9pm. The Piano Man Jazz Club, Safdarjung Enclave (41315181).

By Sohini Sen

‘A Friend’s Story’.
‘A Friend’s Story’.

Mumbai

Theatre

Bayan

11 November

This performance in English consists of humorous writings by women on friendship, fashion consciousness and the mundane life. 1 hour, 15 minutes.

7.30pm. The Cuckoo Club by the Hive, Bandra (West). Tickets, Rs.300, available on in.bookmyshow.com

A Friend’s Story

12 November

Set in and around a college campus in Poona (now Pune) in the 1940s, A Friend’s Story is Vijay Tendulkar’s understated Greek tragedy about obsession, jealousy, betrayal, and a search for redemption. 2 hours.

7pm. Experimental Theatre, National Centre for the Performing Arts, Nariman Point (66223724). Tickets,Rs.300 andRs.400, available on in.bookmyshow.com

Art

Delicate Bond Of Steel

Till 23 November

This show includes artists from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh—Baiju Parthan, Promotesh Das Pulak, Saad Qureshi and Salman Toor. The show doffs its hat to the possibility of peace and coexistence among these countries.

11am-6pm (closed on Sundays and Mondays). Chatterjee & Lal, Arthur Bunder Road, Colaba. For details, call 8420356141.

By Shweta Upadhyay

H.K. Venkatram.
H.K. Venkatram.

Bengaluru

Around town

Alto Bengaluru Comic Con 2016

12-13 November

From cosplay contests and experiential gaming zones to meeting international comic-book guests such as J.M. DeMatteis and Jim Demonakos, there’s a lot that fans can look forward to at this year’s event.

11am-8pm. KTPO Convention Centre, KIADB Export Promotion Industrial Area, Whitefield. Tickets, Rs.375, available on Comicconbangalore.com.

Music

A Confluence Of Veena, Vocal & Violin

12 November

Carnatic vocalist T.M. Krishna will be collaborating with H.K. Venkatram on the violin, Ashwin Anand on veena, K. Arun Prakash on mridangam and N. Guruprasanna on ghatam.

7pm. MLR Convention Centre, Brigade Millennium Campus, JP Nagar. Tickets, Rs.300, available on in.bookmyshow.com

Tribute To Coldplay

12 November

Restaurateur-singer Carlton Braganza, along with Abhijit Gupta, Sylvester Pradeep and Sheridan Brass, will play all-time favourites by Coldplay, like Yellow and Fix You.

10pm. Shiro, Triple Height, Vittal Mallya Road. Tickets, Rs1,000. For details, call 7259021119.

By Shivani Kagti

Kolkata

Music

Jibon Smriti

13 November

Artistes like Soumitra Chattopadhyay, Pramita Mallick and Ashoke Viswanathan will present a musical narrative on the first 27 formative years of Rabindranath Tagore’s life.

6pm. Nazrul Manch, Dhakuria, Southern Avenue. Tickets, Rs.100, available at the venue and on in.bookmyshow.com. For details, call 24867903.

Art

Tapestry, Reliefs, Paintings

Till 4 December

This exhibition is displaying works by eminent artist S.G. Vasudev, showcasing 15 paintings, six relief works (metal) and 23 tapestries.

11am-7pm. Emami Chisel Art, Emami Tower, 687 Anandapur. Prices, starting from Rs.1.25 lakh. For details, call 9836194662.

By Indranil Bhoumik

Shabana Azmi in ‘Broken Images’.
Shabana Azmi in ‘Broken Images’.

Chennai

Around town

Storytelling Skills Through Puppetry

12 November

This workshop—open to 25 people aged 8 and above—aims at developing storytelling skills. It will cover topics like puppet creation and character development.

9am. Evam Entertainment, RA Puram (45026364). Fees,Rs.2,999. For details, visitin.bookmyshow.com

Theatre

Broken Images

12 November

Written by Girish Karnad and directed by Alyque Padamsee, this psychological thriller tells the story of a not-very-successful Hindi short-story writer who becomes famous after penning an English best-seller. 1 hour.

7 pm. Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall, Chetpet (43561198). Tickets, Rs.500, Rs.750,Rs.1,000, Rs.1,500 and Rs.2,000, available on in.bookmyshow.com

Art

Migrating To Paradise

Till 23 November

Sanjeeva Rao Guthi illustrates the great migration paradox of the human race in 14 paintings, created with watercolours on acid paper.

11am-7pm. Apparao Galleries, Wallace Garden, Nungambakkam. Prices, Rs90,000 to Rs4 lakh. For details, call 9941012380.

By Nandini Reddy

Hyderabad

Theatre

Camera Obscuras

12 November

Vinay Sharma’s English play is about God switching on the TV to view a world that is violently entertaining and deadly serious.

7.30pm. Lamakaan, Road No.1, Banjara Hills. Tickets, Rs. 200, available on in.bookmyshow.com

Gauhar

11 November

Written by Mahesh Dattani, this play in English traces the story of Gauhar Jaan, the singer and dancer, and the first Indian voice to be recorded on the gramophone, back in 1902. 2 hours, 15 minutes.

7.30pm. Ravindra Bharathi, Lakdikapul Road, Saifabad. Tickets, Rs.200, Rs.500 and Rs.1,000, available on in.bookmyshow.com

By Viswanath Pilla

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