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Today at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Kushilav presents Tagore’s Chokher Bali. Drama: Partha Chatterjee. Direction: Runu Chowdhury. December 20 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: In aid of Iner Wheel Club of Calcutta, South East, Choopkatha presents its latest production, Dui-Taranga. Direction: Dolly Basu. December 20 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Samstab presents Gunodharer Asukh. Direction: Dwijen Bandyopadhyay. December 21 and 22 at Padatik Little Theatre; 6.30 pm: Padatik presents Ek Anjan Aurat Ka Khat. Direction Asima Bhatt. December 22 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Dant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das. December 22 at Bijon Theatre; 6.30 pm: Natya Aanan will stage Basona Brikshamuley.


Till December 27 at Ritwik Sadan, Kalyani; 6.30 pm: Kalyani Natyacharcha Kendra’s 8th National Theatre Festival features (today) Bodhutantra (Bengali; direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya) presented by Sayak, Calcutta.


Today at Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: Creative dance performance by the artistes of Trintini. December 20 at Rabindra Sadan; 5.30 pm: Lalit Beena presents Tagore’s dance-drama Tasher Desh. Also, recitation by Bratati Bandyopadhyay.


Till today at Identity Gallery; 10 am - 7 pm: Kashmiri Art Emporium presents an exhibition of pasmina shawl, suit pieces, Kashmiri embroidered sarees and carpets. December 19 - 24 at Sasha, 27 Mirza Ghalib Street: Sasha offers a presentation on crafts and textiles from Thailand. The presentation will be illustrated with an accompanying exhibition and a conversation with Suwadee and Stephen Salmon of Thai Craft. The presentation will be repeated on December 21 at 11 am. A preview of this event today at 11 am.


Till December 28 (except Sundays) at CIMA Gallery; Tuesdays to Saturdays: 2 pm - 7 pm; Mondays: 3 pm - 7 pm: Brahma to Bapu: Icons & Symbols in Indian Art. Featuring works of well-known artists. Till December 28 at (except Sundays) at Galerie 88; 3 pm to 7 pm: Exhibition of recent works of Paul Coldwell, professor, and Charlotte Hodes, lecturer, Camberwell College of Art. Till December 22 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: The 42nd annual exhibition of the Society of Contemporary Artists. Till December 26 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm to 8 pm: An exhibition of water colours and mixed media by Sangeeta Ghoshal.


December 21 at Nazrul Mancha; 6 pm: In aid of the development of Child Health Centre, Arogya Sandhan, Santoshpur presents Pandit Ravi Shankar and Anoushka Shankar accompanied by Bikram Ghosh, Tanmoy Bose and Abhijit Banerjee. December 21 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6 pm: Sahana (Mumbai) presents an evening of music and dance: Jagaran (songs by Sahana) and Aamaar Bela Je Jaye (songs by Pramita Mallick and dances by Abushree Bonerjee and Anindita).


December 19 - 21 at Sankara Hall, 93 Southern Avenue: A consecration ceremony of the new Mandapam to Sri Sri Saradambal.


December 19 & 20 at Emami-Landmark; 4 pm - 8 pm: Just Imagine — Lego presents a free building competition for children of the age group 5 - 12. December 29 at The Boys’ Own Library, 2 Boys’ Own Library Row: A sit & draw and recitation competition. For enrollment, #2555-8387 (6 pm - 9 pm) on weekdays.


December 21 at Ramkrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Gol Park; 11 am: Seminar on Emerging Trends in Information Technology includes speeches on latest scenario in the field of IT and the prospect of employment.


Till December 22 at Barisha High School grounds; 2 pm - 9 pm: Behala Boimela 2002 along with cultural programmes and seminars.


Today at the Darbhanga Hall of the University of Calcutta: The 13th Professor Mohini Mohan Bhattacharyya Memorial Lectureship to be delivered by Prof. Harish Tridevi, University of Delhi on Translating Culture vs Culture Translation (from 12 noon to 1.30 pm) and Translating India (Away'): Some Choices and Strategies (from 2.30 pm to 4 pm).


Till December 28 (every Saturday) at the Hyatt Regency pool side; 7 pm - 10 pm: Asian Wok & Grill inludes freshly cooked Asian cuisine with a range of vegetables, seafood and meats. Till January 15 at Terrace Gardens, Grain of Salt Terrace Banquet; 7 pm: Grain of Salt presents a barbecue extravaganza, Grain of Salt Barbecue by the Terrace.


December 22 at Dhyanashram, D.H. Road, Bishnupur, 24 Parganas (S), near Joka; 9 am onwards: Camp for the Youth, organised by Celebration of Life Foundation. Details at #2460-2411, 2464-9706.
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