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Today and tomorrow at Max Mueller Bhavan; 6.30 pm: The English department of Jadavpur University presents Eugene Ionesco’s Massacre Game. Direction: Ananda Lal. Today at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Nandikar presents Football. Direction: Rudraprasad Sengupta. Today at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Theatre Workshop presents Macbeth. Direction: Ashok Mukhopadhyay. Today at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Swapnasandhani presents Prachyo. Direction: Kouhsik Sen. December 14 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sansriti will stage Winkle Twinkle, directed by Debesh Chattopadhyay. December 15 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das.


Till December 13 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: Trans- Space — An exhibition of recent water colours by Arundam Chatterjee. Till December 15 at Academy of Fine Arts, North Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of the paintings of Indra Dugar. Till December 28 (except Sundays) at CIMA Gallery; Tuesdays to Saturdays: 2 pm - 7 pm; Mondays: 3 pm - 7 pm: Brahma to Bapu: Icons & Symbols in Indian Art. Featuring works of well-known artists. Till December 15 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 7.30 pm: The stuff that dreams are made of — an exhibition of the works of well-known artists. Till December 16 (except Sunday) at Chemould Gallery; 10 am - 7 pm; Saturday: 10 am - 3 pm: Paintings by Susanta Kr. Chakraborty.


Till December 14 at Rabindra Sadan: Uday Shankar Nrityotsav 2002, organised by West Bengal Dance Group Federation and Paschimbanga Rajya Sangeet Academy. Today at 5.30 pm: Poushali Chatterjee (Manipuri), Kabita Chatterjee and Sangita Sarkhel (Bharata Natyam), Aditi Chakraborty (Kathak), Meer Chhandam (Chaturanga) and Shinjan (Swadesh Aamar Swadesh). December 13 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre presents an Odissi recital by Geeta Mahalik.


December 13 at Vidya Mandir; 4 pm: Birla High School presents the national final of the 3rd Inter Institutional L.N. Birla National Debate on the topic, In the opinion of the house, the religious schism in India cannot bond with secularism, to be followed by a panel discussion.


Today at Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: Lok Nritya, Mandri, Gedi and dances of Rajasthan presented by Dastkar.


Till December 13 at Indian Museum Asutosh Birth Centenary Hall; 12 noon - 7 pm: An exhibition of photographs by children. Organised by Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee and supported by UNICEF. Till December 15 at Gaganendra Shilpa Pradarshashala; 3 pm - 8 pm: Nritya Ek Prajanma Theke Aar Ek Prajanma — An exhibition of photographs tracing the history of dance over the past 75 years. Concept: Aditya Mitra.


Till December 17 at Sankara Hall, 93 Southern Avenue; 4.30 pm: Guruvayur Ekadasi Celebrations. Today: Bharatha Charitham, Bhoogola Varnana, Ajamilopakhyanam, Narayana Kavacha Mandta, Vrithrasura Vadham, Charitham, Prahlada Charitham and Narasimhavatharam.


Today at the Dr Mahendra Lal Sircar Hall, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science; 4 pm: Nobel laureate Professor Roald Hoffmann will deliver the Reliance Endowment Lecture on Theoretical Chemistry. Professor C. N.R. Rao, FRS, will deliver the keynote address at 9.45 am. Organised as part of an International Symposium on Spectroscopy, Structure and Dynamics in celebration of 125 years of Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science. December 14 at the Physics Lecture Theatre, Presidency College; 3 pm: As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, Presidency College Alumni Association presents a series of seminars. The first of these will be in memory of Amulyadhan Mukherjee, eminent scholar of Bengali and English literature. The speakers are Arun Kumar Mukhopadhyay, Jayati Gupta, Jibendu Ray and Tarunkanti Ray. Dr Pratap Chandra Chunder will grace the occasion.


December 12 - 16 at Swabhumi - The Heritage Plaza; 5.30 pm: Dastkari Bazaar showcasing a riot of crafts combining the colours, skills and motifs of 35 of its traditional groups from all over India. Also, a range of garments, soft furnishings, jewelry, toys, leather, pottery, paintings, and gift and decorative items. Inauguration by Governor Viren J. Shah this evening at 5. Laila Tyabji, chairperson, Dastkar, Harsh Neotia, chairman, Ambuja Cement, and Madhu Neotia will preside.


Till December 14 at Indian Life Saving Society, Rabindra Sarovar; 4 pm - 8.30 pm: A wide display of books on various subjects. Till December 15 at Jodhpur Park Taltola Maidan (next to EEDF); 2 pm - 8 pm; Sat. & Sun. (12 noon - 9 pm): Dhakuria Book Fair, organised by Dhakuria Baimela Committee
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