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Till April 26 at the exhibition hall of Artists’ Circle, 46 Circus Avenue; 5 pm: Sea Explorers’ Institute presents an exhibition of the works by eminent artists. April 27 atOxford Bookstore; 5 pm: Oxford Bookstore and Interact present Canvas — an exhibition of paintings to mark ‘Anti-Child Labour Day’. Also, a programme of songs, poetry and discussion by children and youth. Till May 5 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Anuswar. Till May 31 (except Sundays & holidays) at ING Vysya Bank Ltd, Sikkim House, 4/1 Middleton Street; 10 am - 6 pm; Sat. (10 am - 3 pm): An exhibition of paintings by Abhijit Guha, Suktara Guha, Sanju Manna and Biswajit Paul.


April 26 & April 27 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Nandikar presents its latest production, Sojan Badiyar Ghaat. Music & dir: Goutam Halder. April 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Swapnasandhani presents Anamni Angana. Direction: Koushik Sen. April 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 7 pm: Ensemble presents its ninth production, Satish Alekar’s Bangshagato. Direction: Sohag Sen. April 26 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Argha presents its latest production Riot. Dir: Manish Mitra. April 26 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Gandhar presents Char Duar. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharyya. April 27 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Anya Theatre presents Naakchhabita. Direction: Bibhas Chakraborty. April 27 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Natasena presents Dhar Mundur Kissa. Direction: Dipendra Sengupta. April 27 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Theatre Workshop presents Paliye Beray. Direction: Ashok Mukhopadhyay. April 27 at Sarat Sadan, Behala; 6.30 pm: Nabamayukh presents Bhadreswarir Galpo. Direction: Rishi Mukherjee.

dance festival

Till April 27 at Madhusudan Mancha complex; 6 pm: A dance festival to celebrate IPTA’s diamond jubilee and West Bengal Dance Group Federation’s 10th aniversary. Today’s line-up: Rajneeta Banerjee (Odissi), Bappa Chaterjee (creative), Subikash Mukherjee (Odissi), Kohinoor Sen Barat (creative), Kutambalam (dir: Abhoy Pal), and Bharatiya Sangeet Kalamandir (dir: Tandra Poddar).


April 26 at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall, 6 pm: Subhash Sarkar will speak in Englishon Religious awareness in modern English poetry: T.S. Eliot, W.B. Yeats and Dylan Thomas. April 26 at Institute of Historical Studies, 35 Theatre Road; 3.30 pm: Dr Sukla Bandopadhyay Palit, director, Natanam Kolkata, will speak on Contribution of the Devadasi Cult in the development of Indian classical dance. April 27 at Indumati Sabhagriha, National Council of Education, Bengal, P.O.: Jadavpur University; 5 pm: Professor Chittabrata Palit delivers the ‘Kartikchandra Basu Memorial Oration’ on Thoughts of Rabindranath and Gandhiji on environment. April 27 at Presidency College new lecture theatre; 9.30 am: The seventh Chandan Bhattacharya Memorial Lecture will be delivered by poet Nirendranath Chakraborty on Kabitaar Prapti. Hosted by Council for Political Studies, April 27 at Advaita Ashrama, 3, Dehi Entally Road; 6 pm: Swami Govindananda will discuss Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita.


April 26 & 27 at Vision Impressario, 15E, Nimtalla Lane: Tarun Bhattacharya will conduct a workshop on various aspects of classical instruments. April 27 & 28 at Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute campus, EM Bypass Road, P.O: Panchasayar: A workshop on ‘Animation Filmmaking’ by well-known French animation film director Michel Ocelot.

recitation fest

Till April 28 at Paschim Banga Bangla Akademi; 5.30 pm: The first Bengali recitation festival, organised jointly by Pratham Alo and Abritti Parishad begins today.


April 26 & 27 at Taj Bengal; 10 am - 8 pm: Shaina N.C of Golden Thimble, Mumbai, will be having a preview of her latest collection of sarees.


April 27 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 11 am: Professor P.Lal begins the story of virginal Kunti’s love union with the sun-god Surya, in the 177th weekly session of the complete English transcreation of Vyasa’s Mahabharata.


Till April 27 at The Astor; 12 noon onwards: The Endless Kebab Festival, featuring delicacies of chicken, mutton, prawn and veggies. Till May 14 at Cloud 9 Restobar, The Astor; 6 pm onwards: An exciting array of delicious Thai, Chinese, Indian and continental platter. Till May 4 at Kalash, Hotel Hindustan International; 7.30 pm - 11 pm & Sunday lunch (12.30 pm - 11 pm): Sizzle-n-Sheekh — Fusion cusine comprising the best of Oriental and Western food. Every Sunday at Guchhi (the Indian speciality restaurant), Hyatt Regency; 12 noon to 3 pm: A special brunch comprising Kebabs, Kadhai dishes and Biriyani.
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