Spend this evening with Arunaja Nalinakshan at a gig in Worli

Arunaja Nalinakshan performing at an earlier concert “I don 't have a place of my own in Mumbai. I don 't make as much from gigs to afford a house. But my work lies here. I have been travelling back and forth (from Kochi). I stay at friends ' pla...

Attend this workshop on aerial silks

If you've ever wondered how aerial gymnasts balance themselves from silks and still manage to move and contort their bodies gracefully, head to an aerial arts workshop in Goregaon this weekend to find out. The workshop will be conducted by Manik Paul,...

Thailand comes to Mumbai! This troupe is all set to entertain...

If yove've visited Chiang Mai, a charming historical city in north Thailand that was the capital of Lanna Kingdom until 1558, you would've experienced the Khantoke dinner and cultural show held every evening at the Old Chiang Mai Cultural Centre. Here...

Actor in the Classical mould: Catch a gig with Namit...

Anurag Shanker (left) and Namit Das met on the sets of a musical play in 2011 You have seen him enact various characters — as Chaddi in the film, Lafangey Parindey, as Ranbir Kapoor’s friend, Rishi, in Wake Up Sid and as flippant husband Su...

70 artists to create works representing years of India’s Independence

Painting by KN Ramachandran on display at APPA Art Fest 2016 This year marks 70 years since India's Independence from the British Empire. And what better way to celebrate this milestone than with art? Teddy Maurya This weekend at the APPA Art Fest, you...

Women’s Day Special: Ladies, here are 5 ways you can celebrate...

Eat: Roll the dice for a discountIf you're keen to test your luck, head to Cafe Mangii. After you relish a spread of European eats, the lady in your group will be given a dice to roll. Avail a discount worth 10 times the number that appears on the dic...

Jazz artistes from around the world to come together in Mumbai

Alfie Copovi What do a pianist-keyboard player from Spain, a bassist from Italy, a drummer from Japan and a vocalist from Germany have in common? Their love for Jazz, and their musical journeys that brought them to Mumbai. Listen to Alfie Copovi on the...

Go on a 3-day bird-watching trail this long weekend

If you love birds or are keen to spot the migratory flamingos before they leave the city, sign up for a three-day birding trail this weekend. Organised by iNaturewatch Foundation, a city-based charitable trust, the Creekwatch For Birds trail will be c...

American artist’s photo-exhibition with sepia-toned photos has a nostalgic vibe

The flower seller At first glance, the photographs look like they date back several years, emanating a photo studio feel. On closer inspection, though, you realise there's something modern about them. It's this surreal quality that makes Waswo X Waswo'...

Exhibition in Mumbai showcases obscure, pixelated artworks

A group of gentlemen in a state of metamorphosis, circa 2175 AD On thursday evening, if you drop in at Sakshi Gallery, you'll find yourself staring at 15 wooden frames holding obscure, pixelated artworks mounted on its walls. Look closer amidst the han...