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Today 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; 3 pm: Sangstav presents Gunadharer Asukh. Direction: Dwijen Bandyopadhyay. 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 8 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 am: Nandikar presents Gotroheen. Dir: Rudraprasad Sengupta. December 8 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 am: Sudrak presents Rangamati. Direction: Debashis Majumdar. 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.


Today 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: Paintings based on the Madhubani school by Neel Kant Chowdhury.


Today at Kala Kunj; 6 pm: Manasi presents an evening of songs by Ramanuj Dasgupta. Today at G.D. Birla Sabhagar and tomorrow 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 Saastha Samooham, 42 Lake Avenued; 5 pm: Akhila Bharatha Ayyappa Seva Sangham presents Carnatic vocal and devotional songs by N. Lakshmipathy of Chennai, with G. Suryanarayanan (mridangam), N. Chandrasekhar (synthesizer) and Master Manikandan (tabla).


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 7) and a rally in Calcutta on December 8. Today at Max Mueller Bhavan; 5.30 pm: Screenings of Daughters of the 73rd Amendment (Dir: Ananya Chatterjee); Nasreen O Nasreen (Dir: Pallav Das); Bol — eight one-min. films on domestic violence in Bengali; at 7.30 pm: 43 square metres of Germany (Dir: Tevfik Baser) at Park Street Metro Station, 2 pm - 9 pm: Half the sky — an exhibition of posters on violence against women and girls.


Today at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Samshuddhanandaji will speak on Bhagavad.


Till today at 4 Ashoka Road, Alipore: An exhibition of designer salwar kameezes by Concept. Till December 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 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 6 - 8 at Kewpie’s, 2 Elgin Lane: Id Mubarak festival offers some authentic Bengali Moslem specialities along with mutton biriyani, chicken chap, etc. Bookings for lunch and dinner at # 24759880, 24769929. Till December 15 (every Friday, Saturday and Sunday) at Paschima, Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: An exotic blend of the Portuguese heritage and indigenous flavours, Goan food festival features delicacies like Pomfret Reachardo, Prawn Balchao, Margao Mutton Croquettes, Colva Veg. Chillie Fry, Majorda Veg Cutlet and more.


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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