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Today at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Sundaram presents Munni O Saat Chowkidar. Written, directed and performed by Monoj Mitra. December 5 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Theatre Workshop will stage its latest production, Macbeth. Direction: Ashok Mukhopadhyay. December 6 at Academy of Fine Arts; 10.15 am: Nabamayukh Natya Sangstha presents Bhadreswarir Galpo. Direction: Rishi Mukhopadhyay. December 6 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Rang Roop presents Shunyapat. Drama and direction: Seema Mukhopadhyay. December 6 at Loreto, Sealdah; 7 pm: Satabdi presents Nadite, directed by Badal Sircar. December 8 at Academy of Fine Arts; 10 am: Sansriti will stage Winkle Twinkle, directed by Debesh Chattopadhyay. December 6 & 8 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das. December 8 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Sayak will stage Badhu Tantra. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya.


December 5 at Aban Mahal; 7 pm: Kamal Naskar presents a mime show on Aamader Kolkata.


Till December 13 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: Trans-Space — An exhibition of recent water colours by Arundam Chatterjee. Till December 7 at The Address; 11 am - 7 pm: A solo exhibition of paintings based on the Madhubani school by Neel Kant Chowdhury.


December 5 at Kala Kunj; 6 pm: Manasi presents an evening of songs by Ramanuj Dasgupta. December 5 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar and December 6 at Asutosh Birth Centenary Hall; 6.30 pm: Consulate General of Japan presents a Japanese musical concert, Tsugaru Shamisen & Wadaiko, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the diplomatic relation between Japan and India. December 6 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: Academy Theatre presents Manchageeti Chitrageeti: Shatabdir Anusriti (theatre songs and film song in the reflection of a century) — a selection of theatre songs and film songs to portray the parallel trend of the musical compositions of different decades of the 20th century. The participants include Riddhi Chattopadhyay, Devajit Bandyopadhyay, Koushik Sen and V. Balsara. December 8 at Loreto House School Hall; 10 am: High Scorers’ Concert of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, London.


Till December 10: As part of the International Fortnight protesting Violence against Women, students of various Calcutta schools, in association with Swayam, are initiating an youth action programme where they participate in a film festival (Till December 5 at Max Mueller Bhavan) and a rally in Calcutta on December 8. Today at Max Mueller Bhavan; 5.30 pm: Screenings of Ek Potlu Beek Nu (Dir: Shabnam Virmani and Stalin K.), Still Killing Us Softly (Cambridge documentary films), Bol — eight one-min. films on domestic violence in Bengali; at 7 pm: Portrait of Teresa (Dir: Pastor Vega).


Today at Calcutta Management Association auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Mr Derek O’Brien, CEO, Derek O’Brien & Associates, to speak on ‘Don’t Make Schools a Promotional Playground’. Today at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Atmabodhananda will speak on Sri Sri Mayer Katha.


Dedcember 4 at the Seagull Bookstore, 31A S.P. Mookerjee Road; 6 pm: Playwright and novelist Rana Bose will read from his recently published first novel, Recovering Rude, and will speak on Bringing the Margins to the Centre: Trends in Literature in Canada today.


December 3 - 5 at 4 Ashoka Road, Alipore: An exhibition of designer salwar kameezes by Concept. Dedcember 4 - 6 at the lawns of Saraogi Park, 7 Lower Rawdon Street; 10 am - 6 pm: An exhibition of an exclusive range of ceramic wares by Aditi Saraogi.


December 4 at St Xavier’s College auditorium; 4.30 pm: A Kathak recital by Sujata Lahiri. December 6 at Saastha Samooham, 42 Lake Avenue; 5 pm: Saastha Samooham presents a Bharata Natyam recital by Kumari G. Rajalakshmi, disciple of Guru Smt. Rajalakshmi Venkateswar.


December 4 at Jibanananda Sabhaghar, Bangla Academy Bhavan; 2.30 pm: Music 2000 will release the second album of Tagore songs, Seje Tomar Baansuri, by Sugata Sen.


Till December 27 at Saastha Samooham, 42 Lake Avenue: As part of Sastha Samooham’s annual functions, Mandala Vaaram will be celebrated daily with Veda Krama Parayanam by pundits at 7 pm; and Deeparadhanai at 8.30 pm.
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