Love music and intimate indie music gigs? Head to ‘Folk Sessions...

Osvy aka Hrushabh Love music and intimate indie music gigs? Head to Folk Sessions With Sri #3 ft. Osvy at Pitaara – The Art Box. This session is all about artistes playing their own material. Folk Sessions With Sri is an original indie music gig ...

Enjoy origami? Sign up for this workshop in Mumbai

There's something therapeutic about folding a sheet of paper and turning it into a boat, or a crane. If you're among those who enjoy origami but want to learn to create more complicated structures, sign up for a modular origami workshop this weekend. ...

A shift from Roja! Paradigm Shift to present songs from their...

Members of the band. Pic /Roycin D'Souza Concept albums (featuring a cycle of songs expressing a particular theme or idea) are rare in India. The root of the format dates back to the '40s and '50s when Folk singer Woody Guthrie released Dust Bowl Balla...

Attend a workshop of Gurdjieff movements and whirling dances in Mumbai

Zia Nath performs a whirling dance as part of her show Realms of Dance Begin your Sunday on a spiritual note, where the dance movements you learn take you on a journey of the sacred heritage of ancient cultures and in the process, bring a sense of calm...

Writer Bhushan Korgaonkar talks about Lavani and how we can preserve...

Pic Courtesy/Kunal Vijayakar "There are references in literature dating back to the 12th century to dancing communities that would move from village to village in Maharashtra on bullock carts. That's how far back Lavani goes," says Bhushan Korgaonkar, ...

Ditch nightclubs for a romantic dance nightout in Mumbai

The pyjama party Dance forms: Salsa, Mambo, Bachata and Kizomba Fancy dancing the Salsa in your pyjamas? Attend Dance Design’s social nights and you could be dancing in your PJs, and even get the chance to munch on goodies. “We try somethi...

Sunshine on the mic: Joel and Desiree to introduce their original...

Desiree Saldanha and Joel Padikkal at an outdoor jam session  When a boy and girl are regularly spotted together at cafés, parties or perhaps walking down any of the city's sea-facing promenades, it is assumed that they are a couple. But th...

Planning what to do this week? Here are the events you...

For charitable styleShop: Replenish your wardrobe with ethnic wear, accessories and footwear at a fundraiser organised by Helping Hands. Choose from creations by Monisha Jaising, Farah Ali Khan and labels like Petricor by Rishi Raj and Intrika. The pr...

Stories of my village! What it takes to document art...

An art form from Peruvanam Around 10 km from the city of Thrissur in Kerala is Peruvanam, a small village with ancestral wisdom that dates back to over thousand years. Here, the past lives and thrives harmoniously with the present. Arts archivist and c...

Bollywood veteran Kiran Kumar feels like a newcomer on stage

Actor Kiran Kumar with director Kawal Sharma at the play rehearsal. Pic/Sneha Kharabe Each time Kiran Kumar would watch a theatre performance, he'd feel both amazed and envious of the adulation that actors would receive from the audience. "I always fel...