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November 17 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Kalyani Natyacharcha Kendra will stage Aswacharit. Direction: Kishore Sengupta. November 17 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das. November 17 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sansriti will stage its latest production, Winkle Twinkle. Dir: Debesh Chattopadhyay. November 17 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Anya Theatre will stage Pet Churi. Direction: Bibhas Chakraborty. November 18 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Nabamayukh presents Bhadreswariri Galpo. Direction: Rishi Mukhopadhyay.


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 exhibition is sponsored by the Volkart Foundation, Switzerland. Till November 23 (except Sunday) at Max Mueller Bhavan; 3 pm - 8 pm: Attacks on right-wing violence — an exhibition of posters hosted by Max Mueller Bhavan and Goethe-Institut Inter Nationes, Calcutta.


Today 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.


Till today at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: Gallery Katayun presents The Calcutta Painters. Featuring works of Anita Roychowdhury, Amitabh Sengupta, Bijon Chowdhury, Bipin Goswami, Dhiraj Chowdhury, Gopal Sanyal, Isha Mohammad, Jogen Chowdhury, Prakash Karmakar, Robin Mondal and Tapan Ghosh. Till November 17 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: A solo exhibition of paintings of Mohammad Fokhrul Islam. Till November 18 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of Ganesh Haloi’s recent works (2001-2002).


Today at Funcity; 11 am: A dance performance by the girls of Sabera Foundation. Today at Pantaloons, Camac Street; 12 noon: The ‘Gift a toy, Spread some joy’ project, organised by Mattel and Save the Children, takes off with the donation by Usha Uthup and her grandchild. Under this initiative, children can donate toys at various centres (Pantaloons, Camac Street, Emami Landmark, Lord Sinha Road, and Toys Kemp, Camac Street) and these will be distributed to less privileged children. Today at Toys Kemp @ Impressions, Azimganj House, 7 Camac Street; 5 pm - 8 pm: Fancy dress competition for children along with gifts and prizes. Today at Tangra Recreation Club; 7 pm: A fancy dress meet for children.


November 15 at Gyan Manch; 6 pm: Samantoral presents recitation by Bhaskar Deb and songs by Pamela Mukherjee.


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.


November 15 and 16 at Dalhousie Institute; 5 pm: Close-Up Argus Quiz. Quiz masters: R.M. Sen and Ranjan Roy Choudhury.


Till November 18 at Paschima, Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: Hyderabadi food festival.


Till December 1, every Sunday at The Boys’ Own Library, 76/2 Bidhan Sarani, # 555-8387; 10 am - 12 noon: The Boys’ Own Library offers free textbook reading and lending facilities for degree course students.
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