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Today at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Theatre Workshop presents Paliye Beray. Direction: Ashok Mukhopadhyay. November 30 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Shailpik presents Beethika O Taar Meye. Direction: Anil Laha. November 30 at Sree Thyagaraja Hall; 6.30 pm: Rasika Ranjana Sabha and Amateur Dramatists, Calcutta present K. Balachandarís Tamil play Edhir Neechal. Direction: S. Sivaraman. December 1 at Academy of Fine Arts; 10 am: Natadha will stage Mahabharat, starring Bibhas Chakraborty, Meghnad Bhattacharya and Dwijen Bandyopadhyay. Direction: Shib Mukhopadhyay. December 1 at Girish Mancha and December 2 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6 pm: Sayak celebrations the completion of its 19 years with the staging of its two productions, Badhu Tantra (on Dec. 1) and Andha Gali (on Dec. 2). Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. December 1 at Antaranga Natmancha, Aurobindo Ashram, Ranikuthi; 6 pm: Pancham Vaidic will stage Sujon Brotir Simanto. Drama: Supriti Mukhopadhyay. Direction: Saoli Mitra. December 1 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Theatre Commune presents Sadhabar Ekadasi. Direction and acting: Neelkantha Sengupta. December 1 at Sisir Mancha; 6.30 pm: Natyam will stage one-act plays, Juddhakhetre Picnic and Aswathama. Direction: Abhijit Sen. December 1 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das. December 1 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Sandarbha will stage Murkir Hnari. Dir: Soumitra Basu.


Till November 30 at Chitrakoot Art Galley; 3 pm - 8 pm: Drawings by Amitabha Dhar, Hiran Mitra, Prabhat Basu, Prabir Gupta, Pradip Rakshit, Samir Aich, Sunil De and Tapas Konar. Till December 1 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: Paintings and colour drawings by Anita Roy Chowdhury. Till December 1 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: Subrata Kunduís recent works, based on form, nature and space. Till December 2 at The Art Collector, 12C Sunny Park, 3rd floor, Ashray Apartments; 3 pm - 8 pm: Paintings by Avijit Dutta, Tapas Ghosal and Shiladitya Sarkar. Till December 7 (except Sunday) at The Address; 11 am - 7 pm and Monday (3 pm - 7 pm): Paintings based on the Madhubani school by Neel Kant Chowdhury.


n Till November 30 at the main auditorium of Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute; 5 pm: Film shows organised by Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute and Cine Central, Calcutta. Today: Sorrow of Existence (Part II, Sri Lanka) (Direction: Dharamsiri Bandarnayake; 1998; 140 mins). Today at Seagull Resource Centre, 36C S.P. Mookerjee Road; 6.30 pm: Natya Shodh Sansthan organises the screening of a video documentary on renowned jatra actress Jyotsna Datta.


Today at Srijan rooftop, 176 Sarat Bose Road; 6.30 pm: Music from Distant Shores: A Tribute to the Rock Legends of the Sixties ó A presentation of Bob Dylan by Ananda Lal and live performance by Cassiniís Division. November 30 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 3 pm: Swayam and Sanskriti Sagar present Jhankar (breaking the silence surrounding violence) ó a music concert by school bands. Also, performance by a guest band. December 1 at Sree Thyagaraja Hall; 5.30 pm: Rasika Ranjana Sabha presents a Carnatic vocal recital by Chitra Seshadri (disciple of D.K. Pattammal), with K. Srividya (violin) and K.G. Prasad (mridangam).


Today at Merchantsí Chamber of Commerce; 3 pm: Subrata Mukherjee, mayor, Calcutta Municipal Corporation, will speak on Civic infrastructure in Calcutta. Today at Vivekananda Hall, The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture; 6.15 pm: Swami Prabhananda will speak in English on Svetasvatara Upanishad. Today at Shyampukur Bati, 55A Shyampukur Street, Calcutta 4: Prof. Tapas Basu will speak on Swami Vivekanandaís views on religious integration. Organised by Sri Ramakrishna Smaran Sangha. Today at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Dr Sasanka Bhusan Bandyopadhyay will speak on Brihadaranyaka-Upanishad.


Till December 10: As part of the International Fortnight protesting Violence against Women, students of various Calcutta schools, in association with Swayam, are initiating an youth action programme where they will participate in a music concert (on November 30 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar), film festival (December 2 - 5 at Max Mueller Bhavan) and a rally in Calcutta on December 8. Today at Womenís Studies, Jadavpur University; 10 am: Half the sky ó an exhibition of posters on violence against and women and girls.


November 30 at Padatik Little Theatre; 6.30 pm: Anamika Kala Sangam and Padatik Dance Centre present Ritwika Som Chowdhury and Subhadra Basu Roy in a duet Kathak recital. December 1 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 7 pm: Samskritiki Shreyaskar presents Prathama ó the first collaborative Kathak presentation by Debashree Bhattacharya and Vikram Iyengar, disciples of Rani Karnaa.
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