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August 24 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Rupdarshan presents Baghapratap. Direction: Kanai Chakraborty. August 24 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Choopkatha will stage its latest production, Dui-Taranga. Direction: Dolly Basu. August 24 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: Sanskriti Sagar presents Kal College Band Rahega, directed by Ashok Singh. August 24 at Madhusudan Mancha and August 25 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sayak will stage its latest production, Badhu Tantra. Drama: Indrasis Lahiri. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. August 25 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Bahari presents Romroma Rangaleela. Drama and direction: Anupam Roy. August 25 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Direction: Chandan Das.


Till August 25 at Antaranga Natmancha, Rani Kuthi: A drama festival, presented by Pancham Vaidic, to mark the first anniversary of Antaranga Natmancha. August 24 at 6 pm: Pancham Vaidic’s Naathabati Anaathabat (drama, direction and starring: Saoli Mitra). August 25 at 3 pm: Rangakarmee’s Antar-Yatra (directed and performed by Usha Ganguli). August 25 at 6 pm: Pancham Vaidic’s Sujon Brotir Simanta (drama: Supriti Mukhopadhyay; direction: Saoli Mitra).


August 24 at Sisir Mancha; 6 pm: Brotee presents Tagore’s Shesh Barshan. Direction: Apala Basu. August 24 at the Sandre Hall, Calcutta School of Music; 6.30 pm: The Calcutta School of Music presents its 5th Monsoon Concert featuring a piano solo, a guitar solo and Oxford Mission Ensemble. August 25 at Abal Mahal (CLT); 9.30 am: Recitation by Pronoti Thakur and songs by Lopamudra Mitra. Organised by Praktonika, Alumni Association of Basanti Devi College August 25 at Lavkush, 2/1 Beltala Road; 5.30 pm: Bhowanipur Sursagar Society presents Mitali Sengupta and Bhaskar Mukherjee in an evening of thumri and guitar recitals, respectively.


August 24, 27, 28, 30 & 31 at The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, 36C S.P. Mookerjee Road; 6 pm: The Seagull Foundation for the Arts presents Dreamland Japan — a festival of animated manga films. August 24: Ninja Scroll (1994; Direction: Yoshiaki Kawajiri)


August 24 at The Circle; 6 pm: Boogie Woogie Dance Competition for children of the members of The Circle and Space Circle. Also, performances by the mentally challenged children of Mentaid. August 25 - 28 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6 pm: A dance-drama festival, organised by Paschimbanga Rajya Sangeet Academy in association with West Bengal Dance Group Federation. August 25: Saat Bhai Champa presented by Nrityam and Shatrang presented by Sanskritiki Sreyankar.


August 24 at The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Yogananda Hall; 5.30 pm: Vivekananda Study Circle discussion on ‘Contribution of Swami Vivekananda on Personal and Social Life’. August 24 at The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 6 pm: Pradyut Kumar Mukhopadhyay will speak in Bengali on ‘Dharma, Darshan O Vijnan’. August 24 at Ramakrishna Mission Saradapitha, Belur Math; 6 pm: Swami Shantatmananda will speak on ‘Narodio Bhaktisutra’. August 24 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Paramatmananda will speak on ‘Yuge Yuge Ynader Aagaman’.


Till August 24 at Sparkz bowling complex, 35 Diamond Harbour Road, Alipore; 12 noon - 9 pm: The ColorPlus National Bowling Championships open to men and women above 15. Till August 31 at Space Circle: The First Corporate Indoor Cricket Tournament at the 7,000 sq. ft, air-conditioned Royal Stag Skydrome. Presented by The Telegraph and Royal Stag in association with Pepsi, Vedic Village, Vacation Club International and Sanjeevani Projects.


August 24 at Rabindra Sadan; 5 pm: A programme in memory of Sangeetacharya Pandit Sukumar Mitra. Participants: Haimanti Sukla, Sipra Bose, Arundhati Bose, Srikanta Acharya, Lopamudra Mitra, Shampa Kundu, Indrani Sen and others. Organised by Kankana.


Till August 24 at Kaushik Hall, Nari Seva Sangha, Jodhpur Park; 11.30 am - 8 pm: All India Women’s Conference, Jodhpur Park Constituent Branch, holds an exhibition-cum-sale of home-made pickles, spices, bags, salwar suits, sarees, etc.


August 25 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 11 am: Professor P. Lal reads of Narada’s warning to Yudhisthira not to test-fire the celestial missiles obtained by Arjuna, in the 143rd weekly session of his complete English transcreation of Vyasa’s Mahabharata.


August 25 at Sisir Mancha; 5 pm: The 24th annual programme of Calcutta Journalists’ Club.
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