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Today at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sansriti presents its latest production, Winkle Twinkle. Dir: Debesh Chattopadhyay. Today at Madhusudan Mancha and November 18 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Nabamayukh presents Bhadreswariri Galpo. Direction: Rishi Mukhopadhyay. November 17 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das. November 17 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Anya Theatre will stage Pet Churi.


November 14 - 17 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6 pm & 7 pm: Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre presents a multi-lingual folk theatre festival with two one-hour plays each evening. November 14 at 6 pm: Refugee, Sumangleela, Manipuri, presented by Bahari Thongthang Artists Association and directed by Oareppa Naba; and at 7 pm: Bakasur Badh, Ankhiyanat, Asomiya, presented by Kalijhar Cultural Troupe, Assam, and directed by Heor Mohanta. November 15 at 6 pm: Mirza Sahib, Mughal Tamasha, Oriya, presented by Video Vision, Orissa, and directed by Basant Mohanty; and at 7 pm: Maladak, Bhojpuri, presented by Shilpayan, North 24 Parganas, and directed by Ashis Chattopadhyay. November 16 at 6 pm: Dulari Bai, Chhtaisgarhi, Hindi, presented by Trokarshi, Bhopal and directed by K.G. Trivedi; and at 7 pm: Mohini Bhasmasur, Yajnagana, Kannada, presented by Mahalingeswar Mahaganapati Yajnagana Kalamandali, Karnataka, and directed by Muralidhar Nakshatri. November 17 at 6 pm: Homla, Rajasthani-Vilshaili, Hindi, presented by Disha Natya Sanstha, Rajasthan, and directed by Hemant Pandey; and at 7 pm: Raja Ki Khoj, Hindi, presented by Anant, Delhi, and directed by Ashis Ghosh.


November 15 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 7 pm: Vaishnav Padavali, Bhanu Singha O Ekti Charitra — a dance drama choreographed in the Bharata Natyam style. Concept, choreography and dance by Madhuboni Chatterjee.


Till November 18 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of Ganesh Haloi’s recent works (2001-2002).


Till November 18 at Academy of Fine Arts; 12 noon - 7.30 pm: Khadi — The Fabric of Freedom. An exhibition showcasing 108 varities of plain khadi fabrics, ranging from the sheerest to the coarsest textures, and a collection of 108 khadi saris. Accompanied by a limited edition set of 100 volumes, each containing 108 swatches of plain khadi textures. The xhibition is sponsored by the Volkart Foundation, Switzerland.


Till tomorrow and Hind and Lighthouse: Cine Central presents the International Forum of New Cinema with the screening of (today at Hind): Piligrimage (Sri Lanka) and Inferno (Portugal) at 10 am; Wharf of Windows (Vietnam) and Western (France) at 2 pm; Tokyo Marigold (Japan) and Evil (Portugal) at 6 pm; today at Lighthouse, 10 am: Spotlight on the Japanese Cinema, Past and Present: Giants and Toys.


November 14 at the Vivekananda Hall, The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Gol Park; 6 pm: A jugalbandi on pakhawaj and tabla by Bhawani Shankar and Abhijit Banerjee. November 16 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: Baikali presents Sarmila Bose in Missing You — a presentation of songs in ‘biraha’ composed by Rabindranath, Atulprosad, Nazrul and others; to be followed by Purbita Mallick and Chandreyee Basu Thakur in Manipuri and Mohiniyattam presentations. Cards at Netaji Bhavan, #4756139


Till November 16 at the Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre; 2 pm - 7 pm: The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre presents wwWoyzeck — a workshop as part of India: City Limits project of ELAN (European Live Arts Network). The workshop, conducted by Dr Firenza Guidi, artistic director of ELAN, aims to create projects/performances that inspire and promote collaboration between performers and artists from different parts of the world. Details at # 4556942/43.


Today and tomorrow at Saastha Samooham, 42 Lake Avenue: Celebration of Pratishta Dinam Day (Installation Day of Lord Ayyappa idol) with (today): Vinayagar, Vazhipadu, Mahasankalpam, Acharyavarnam, Ganapathy homam, Navagraha homam and Lakshmi homam (at 5 am), Poornahuti, Deeparadhanai (at 7.30 pm), Yagasalai pooja, Japam, Parayanam, Homam (at 6.30 pm), and Poornahuti, Deeparadhanai (at 8.30 pm).


Today at Maharaja Manindra Chandra College; 1 pm: Dr Amalendu Dey, president of Asiatic Society, will deliver the commemorative lecture to mark the death anniversary of Maharaja Manindra Chandra Nandy. Today at Shivananda Hall, The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture; 6 pm: Samiran Chandra Chakraborty will speak in Bengali on ‘Veder Parichiti-VIII’. Today at Calcutta Management Association auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Mr Shyamal Ghose to speak on ‘Will marketing departments close down'’
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