Natya Parampara Utsav 2014

24-25 May

Padmavani and Jaikishore Mosalikanti will perform on Sunday

On the second day, Vijayapal Pathloth of Hyderabad, and Jaikishore and Padmavani Mosalikanti of Chennai, will perform.

6pm. Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 43, Race Course Road (42772000). Tickets, 500, available

Around town

Surf’s Up@Mahabs

24-25 May

Nirvana Nomads is organizing a weekend trip to the coastal town of Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu. The activities will include surfing, cliff jumping and paddling.

For registration and details, call 8088709731, email or visit Cost, 6,750 per person (travel, stay and food included).

Tuesdays with the Bard@Urban Solace

27 May

Every week Urban Solace—Café For the Soul gives budding poets a platform to read out their work. This edition, however, will be different, with an appreciation session on Chile’s Pablo Neruda. It will be presented by Shireen Nedungadi, head of the English department at The National Degree College, Basavanagudi.

7-8.30pm. Urban Solace, 32, Annaswamy Mudaliar Road. For details, 9945022177/9845013055.



23 May

The Bangalore International Centre will present a classical evening with a Hindustani vocal performance by Shobha Choudhary. She will be accompanied by Keshav Joshi on tabla and Rekha Hampiholi on harmonium.

6pm. Auditorium, Bangalore International Centre, The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) Complex, 4th Main Road, Domlur II Stage (25356590). To RSVP, call 9886599675.




27-28 May

Directed by Abhishek Majumdar, this play is a theatrical presentation of motifs related to food security, international food trade, and hunger.

The Hindi-Urdu play is 1 hour, 30 minutes.

7.30pm. Ranga Shankara, 36/2, 8th Cross, 2nd Phase, JP Nagar (26592777). Tickets, 200, available on



Oh Crazy Minnal—Andrea Live In Concert

23 May

Singer and film actor Andrea Jeremiah will perform live as part of the Chennai Women’s International Film Festival. The artiste has also done playback singing for Tamil films.

6pm. The Music Academy, New No.168 (Old No.306), TTK Road. Tickets, 300, 500, 750, 1,000, 1,500 and 2,000, available on

A Music Concert by Anahita Ravindran And Apoorva Ravindran

24 May

Vocal duo: The Ravindrans
Vocal duo: The Ravindrans
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