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September 19 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sayak presents its latest production, Jadiyo Swapno, based on Brechtís The Vision of Simon Machard. Translated by Ashok Mukhopadhyay. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. September 20 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Bohurupee presents Dhritabanasi. Direction: Tarapada Mukhopadhyay. September 21 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Gandhar presents Char Duar. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. September 20 & 21 at Shree Thyagaraja Hall; 6.15 pm: Amateur Dramatists Calcutta and Rasika Ranjana Sabha presents a South Indian Short Drama Festival (two plays on each day). The participating groups are Andhra Association (Telugu play Sathgathi), Mysore Association (Kannada play Mukhuthi-Mukhuthi), Calcutta Malayalee Samajam (Malayalam play Jwalamukhi) and Amateur Dramatists Calcuttaq (Tamil play Vaza Nenaithal Vazalam)


Till September 20 at Caffeine, 133A Southern Avenue; 11 am - 10 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Santanu Das and Alok Paul. Till September 22 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: Expressions 2K3 ó an exhibition of paintings by Sushovan Dutta, Dewasish Das, Ajay Kumar Dam, Rupmala Singh. Kakali Misra and Aveek Bhowmick. Till September 25 at Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, 36C S.P. Mukherjee Road; 2 pm - 7.30 pm: An exhibition of recent works titled Chairs by K.G. Subramanyan. Till September 30 at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 10-30 am - 7.30 pm: An exhibition of contemporary Indian art and sculptures in various media titled Continuity features the works of both upcoming as well as established artists and sculptors. Till October 1 at CIMA Gallery; 11 am - 8 pm: A crafts exhibition showcasing decorative art of India titled Art in Life features traditional items customised for contemporary living.


September 19 at St Paulís Cathedral; 6.30 pm: Calcutta Foundation hosts an evening of classical music by the Calcutta Foundation Orchestra under the baton of visiting conductor Ethan Chessin. September 20 at Ali Akbar Sangeet Kaksha, Salt Lake; 5.30 pm: Durbari hosts a classical musical evening featuring Anal Chattopadhyay (vocal), Abhishek Mallick (sitar recital) with Biplab Bhattacharya and Indranil Bhaduri on the tabla and Somen Poddar on the harmonium.

literary forum

September 19 at Sahitya Akademi auditorium; 5 pm: As part of Radharani Deviís birth centenary celebration, a literary forum on various aspects of her works will be presented by Sabitendranath Ray, Sutapa Bhattacharya, Jyotirmoy Ghosh and Bani Basu.


September 20 & 21 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Padatik Dance Centre presents an two-day programme of Kathak by its dancers.


September 19 at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6 pm: P. Muthuraman, Managing Director, Tata Steel, will speak on Ethics and Business.

film festival

Till September 19 at Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute (SRFT) auditorium; 6 pm: The Turkish Film Festival. hosted by the Federation of Film Societies of India and Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute in collaboration with Turkish Embassy, New Delhi ends today with the screening of Summer Love.


September 19 - 22 at Calcutta Ice Skating Rink: An exhibition on interior and consumer products. Till September 20 at 67 Ekdalia Road, Ballygunge; 11 am - 7 pm: Aparajita holds an exhibition of traditional sarees, costume jewellery, applique bed covers, linen, terracota items and a lot more. Till September 21 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: The Human Resource Development Foundation hosts an exhibition of hand-crafted products of rural Bengal, titled The Root. Till September 23 at Sasha, 27 Mirza Ghalib Street; 10 am - 7 pm: An exhibition of trendy casualwear and fashion accessories. Till September 25 at 210 Bidhan Sarani; Troyeeís exhibition showcases bedcovers, sarees etc. Till September 25 at 14/97 Golf Club Road (beside RCGC); 11 am - 8 pm: Srabastiís Collection showcases creations of Keya-Chaitali that includes T-shirts, phatuas, sarees, panjabi, salwar-kurta etc. Till September 30 at 1/57 B Dover Place; 2 pm - 7 pm: Gharoya hosts an exhibition of sarees, salwars-kurtas, kurtis, costume jewellery and more. Till September 30 at Swabhumi; 3 pm onwards: Swabhumi, in association with National Handlooms, hosts an exhibition of silk products from all over the country. Till October 1 at The Gold Factory, 171/1C Rashbehari Avenue; 10.30 am - 8 pm: A display of ethnic jewellery


September 19 at Swabhumi; 6 pm: Fashion show featuring upcoming designers along with thematic food.


September 20 & 21 at Nehru Childrenís Museum; 4 pm - 6.30 pm: Dandia workshop for 6 to 16 years to be conducted by Dhiman Shankar.
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