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October 22 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Kushilab will stage Tagore’s Chokher Bali. Drama: Partha Chattopadhyay. Direction: Runu Choudhury. October 22 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sayak will stage its latest production, Badhutantra. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. October 22 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Rupdaksha presents its latest play, Siddhanta. Direction: Tarit Choudhury. October 23 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Barasat Anushilanee presents Shalya Parbo. Drama: Nirup Mitra. Direction: Manas Chakraborty. October 24 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sundaram will stage Muni O Saat Chowkidar. Written, directed and performed by Monoj Mitra. October 24 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Samakalin Sanskriti presents Asanprikta. Drama and direction: Sudipto Sarkar. October 25 & 26 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Theatrecian presents Harold Pinter’s The Birthday Party. Direction: Dhruv Mookerji. Sponsored by Indal and Spandan. October 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Bohurupee presents its latest play, Fullaketur Pala. Direction: Kumar Roy. October 27 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Direction: Chandan Das.


Till November 10 at Galerie La Mere, 3 Regent Park; 4 pm - 7 pm: An exhibition of drawings, paintings and sculptures on Durga by eminent artists. Till October 23 at Academy of Fine Arts, South Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of water colours by Hemanta Sur. October 21 - 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 2 pm - 8 pm: The Group presents an exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Santosh Rohatgi, Shyamasree Basu, Anjali Sen Gupta, Sefali Mukherjee, Ballari Mukherjee, Tapati Mukherjee, Anita Dutta, Sudeshna Das, Uma Roy Choudhury and Arati Das. October 22 - November 3 (except Monday) at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: Restrospective Exhibition 1969 - 2000 of Shaibal Ghosh. Victor Banerjee will inaugurate the exhibition on October 22 at 6 pm. Ramananda Bandyopadhyay will grace the occasion. October 29 - November 3 (except Monday) at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: Waterish — An exhibition of water colour paintings by Jiaur Rahman. Inauguration on October 29 at 5 pm by Wasim R. Kapoor.


October 21 - 24 at Gaganendra Shilpa Pradarshasala; 2 pm - 8 pm: Journey — The first group show on still photography by Koushik Mitra, Sumanta Das and Angshuman Paul. October 24 - 31 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: Chhayapath, Calcutta will hold its 9th international salon of photography. Eminent photographer Benu Sen will inaugurate the salon on October 24 at 5 pm.


October 25 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.15 pm: In aid of the handicapped, New Alipore Anubhav presents Miley Mishey Choli — an evening of songs to be rendered by Suman and Sabina.


October 21 at Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: Upasana Dance Centre, Sodepur presents an evening of Bharata Natyam and other classical dances. Direction: Aparna Brahma.


October 23 & 24 at Uttam Mancha; 2.30 pm: Cine Central, Calcutta presents a Cuban Film Session. Oct. 23: The Teacher (dir: Octavio Cortazar) and Too Afraid of Life (dir: Juan Carlos Tabio). Oct. 24: My Heart is that Land (dir: C.R. Diego) and The Belle of the Alhambra (dir: Enrique Pineda Barnet). October 23 & 24 at Uttam Mancha; 6.15 pm: Cine Central, Calcutta presents a Tunisian Film Session. Oct. 23: Le Festin (short) (dir: Mohamed Damak) and Les Silences Du Palais (dir: Moufida Tlatli). Oct. 24: L’Enfant Quivoulait La Mer (short) (dir: Khaled Barasoui) and Siestes Grednadine (dir: Mahamoud Ben Mahmoud).


October 21 at Nehru Children’s Museum; 6 pm: A face-to-face with Mrinal Sen where the director will speak on his latest film, Aamaar Bhuban. Organised by Cine Central, Calcutta.


October 22 at Srijan rooftop, 176 Sarat Bose Road; 6.15 pm: Srijan remembers poet Jibanananda Das on his death anniversary through an evening of his works. Speakers: Dr Bhumendra Guha Roy, Joy Goswami, Samarendra Sengupta and Shanu Lahiri. Translators and recitors of River Dhansiri: Ananda Lal, Basant Rungta, Chitralekha Basu and Susheel Gupta. Also, poems sung and danced to by Chandreyee (vocal), Sharmila Mukherjee (dance), Shiladitya Roy (recitation) and Baloo (music). Anchor: Krishna Sen.


Till November 3 at Sasha, 27 Mirza Ghalib Street: To help underprivileged women in rural and semi-urban communities, RASA has launched a series of gift bags containing its products. There are three types of gift bags: (1) RASA herbal cosmetics, (2) RASA herbal cosemtics Baby gift bags, and (3) RASA gourmet spice gift bags. October 21 - November 1 at Soumya’s Creation, 57/9 Ballygunge Circular Road: A pre-Diwali selection of accessories including home products like jars, tableware, lamps, stained glass and Warli style paintings. Also, candles and diyas for the coming Diwali festival and jewellery in gold, silver and precious stones. The Diwali gift items include tea sets for two, special perfumed candles and others. October 26 - 30 at Diagold Jewels Pvt Lts, Metro Plaza, Shop 1015: A collection of exquisite designer diamond jewellery as well as newer lines from Mumbai.


October 22 at Calcutta Management Association auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Mr Sanjiv Lamba, managing director, BOC India Ltd, will speak on ‘Delivering Global Strategies Locally’. October 22 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A&B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Atmabodhananda will speak on ‘Sri Sri Mayer Katha’.


October 23 & 24 at The Bengal Rowing Club; 3.30 pm: The ladies sub committee of The Bengal Rowing Club organises The Creative Forum — a Deepavali art and beauty workshop. A demonstration on art of making gorgeous and innovative Vandarvars (a traditional welcome decoration) will be held on Oct. 23. Avlance, in association with Inter Gold, will hold a beauty workshop on Oct. 24.


October 26 at Tollygunge Club; 5.30 pm: Monthly Bridge Competition. October 27 at Tollygunge Club; 6.30 pm: Tambola Evening.
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