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Cultural Events

Book Launch: Learn Urdu for Urdu lovers

Launch of the book “Learn Urdu for Urdu lovers” written by Prof. Khalid Saeed, Director of Centre for Urdu language and culture (Maulana Azad Univ. Hyderabad), at the hands of Mr. Chiranjiv Singh Organised by All India Urdu Manch. CONTACT: Dr. Shaista Yusuf 9243083204   Read More »

AF Cinema – Les Beaux Jours (Bright Days Ahead) by Marion Vernoux

  2013, France, 94 mins The retired dentist Caroline attends a class for computer users. Although she is married, she falls in love with her significantly younger lecturer. It turns out he used to visit her surgery because primarily in order to enjoy her view. Her husband finds out about her affair with this admirer. CONTACT: culture.bangalore@afindia.org / 080-40808181 Read More »

A Musical Rhapsody

 “A Musical Rhapsody” – an evening of mellifluous music & rhythmic beats. An eclectic mix of Indian classical and folk music performed by renowned percussionist Rahul Pophali on the tabla, Anupama Bhagwat  on the Sitar and Vedi Govindan on the keyboard. Program is organised by NationWide – The Family Doctors (http://nationwidedocs.org/), on the occasion of the launch of their single-number hotline ... Read More »

Theatre: Green Room Project

7th, 8th and 15th June Barking Dog presents ‘Green Room Project’, a one of a kind project that is bound to change the entire outlook of theatre in our city. 70 Plays – 70 Directors – 250 Actors – 50 Technicians – 7 Days – 1 City – 1 Mother Of A Theatre Project! 70 unique teams commandeering, 70 unique ... Read More »

Theatre – Green Room Project

7th, 8th and 15th June Barking Dog presents ‘Green Room Project’, a one of a kind project that is bound to change the entire outlook of theatre in our city. 70 Plays – 70 Directors – 250 Actors – 50 Technicians – 7 Days – 1 City – 1 Mother Of A Theatre Project! 70 unique teams commandeering, 70 unique ... Read More »

Exhibition: 5 Dimensions

5 artists – painters Umesh Shebe, Suhas Chavan and Indira Rathod; photographer Anuradha Ajit and sculptor Atul Manohar come together to bring to you this eclectic exhibition that reunites the various art forms. Inauguration on the 7th at 11am. CONTACT: Umesh Shebe 9886223223 Read More »

Concert – “Romantic Love in Music and Letters: Robert and Clara Schumann.”

Organised by The International Music and Arts Society, Bangalore, Indo-German Cultural Society, Bangalore, The Alliance Francaise, Bangalore, and Deutsche Cleft Kinderhilfe e.V.  Program: Clara Schumann Three Romances Op.21 Robert Schumann Sonata No 1 Op.11 played by Natallia Kapylova, pianist, and the reading of letters exchanged between the Schumanns read by Hans-Günter Löffler, Deputy Consul General of Germany in Bangalore. The entry to the concert ... Read More »

Concert – Mike Stern Guitar Clinic

Rich and warm textures of sound stitched with tough, animated phrasing, all woven from the strings of a solo guitar. True originality! That’s why Mike Stern always takes the stage with a Yamaha in hand. CONTACT: 8880220482 Read More »

Concert: Sursagar presents “Anvaya Series”

Sursagar in association with Alliance Française Bangalore invites you to an evening concert under the ‘Anvaya Series’ ( musical links in lineage). Hindustani Vocal recital by Shri. Omkarnath Havaldar followed by his father Pandit. Dr. Nagraja Rao Havaldar. Accompanists Tabla: Shri. Kedarnath Havaldar followed by Pandit Ravindra Yavagal. Harmonium – Dr. Ravindra Katoti. Concluding with Music Discourse between the artistes ... Read More »

Play: Proof

Renegades Art Theatre and Suchetedhama present “Proof” 30th May: 8pm 31st May: 3.30pm and 8pm Written by: David Auburn; License: “By arrangement with Samuel French (JAGRITI)” Directed by: Siddarth Selvaraj. Catherine, the main character in the story, is torn between her desire to fulfil her personal potential and her obligation to care for, and perhaps refrain from surpassing, her once ... Read More »