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Till February 28 at K.C. Das, Esplanade East: Paintings on Leather by Anirban Seth. Till February 25 (except Sundays) at Domus Art Gallery, S.R 7B (Ground floor), Neelambar, 28/B Shakespeare Sarani; 11 am - 7 pm: Expressions 2K3 — an exhibition of paintings by six artists of Bengal: Asit Sarkar, Dewashish Das, Gouri Bhowmik, Kakoli Mishra, Moushumi Mukherjee and Rupmala Singh. Till February 23 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by P.K. Dash, Banishree Falisse, Nabanita Javed, Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta, Sumitra Kejriwal, Bratati Mukherjee and Dhiraj Chowdhury. February 21 - March 29 (except Sundays) at CIMA Gallery; Tuesdays to Saturdays: 2 pm - 7 pm, Mondays: 3 pm - 7 pm: Art of Bengal: A Vision Defined. An exhibition of the works of Bikash Bhattacharjee, Arun Bose, Jogen Chowdhury, Somnath Hore, Meera Mukherjee, Ganesh Pyne, Sarbari Roy Chowdhury, Lalu Prosad Shaw, Arpita Singh and K.G. Subramanayan. Inauguration on February 21 at 6 pm.


February 17 at Sisir Mancha; 6.30 pm: L’Awentura presents Esechho Prem — an evening of Tagore songs and reading from his works. Participants: Soma Roy (song) and Chaitali Dasgupta (in reading).


February 17 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Gandhar presents Char Duar. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. February 17 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Sayak presents Badhu Tantra. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. February 18 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Nandikar presents Shesh Sakshatkaar. Direction: Rudraprasad Sengupta. February 18 & 20 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Theatrician presents Hayavadana. Direction: Prithviraj Choudhury. February 18 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Chetana presents Shibram Chakraborty’s Kalantak Lalphita and Tagore’s Falguni, both directed by Suman Mukhopadhyay. February 18 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Manicktala Naba Ajantik presents Bibartan. Direction: Arijit Mukherjee. February 20 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Choopkatha will stage Dui-Taranga. Direction: Dolly Basu. February 23 at Mukta Angan; 6.30 pm: Shouvanik presents Daant Pake Bandha. Dir: Chandan Das.


March 12 - 22 at Bijon Theatre: On the occasion of the completion of its 30 years, Sayak organises a full-length drama competition and invites groups from Calcutta, West Bengal and even outside the state to participate in this event. A total of 10 groups will be selected for this competition. Application forms are available at Bijon Theatre and the last date of application is February 17.


February 18 at Max Mueller Bhavan; 6.30 pm: An evening of Dhrupad by Philippe Falisse, head, Press and Culture, Embassy of Belgium, New Delhi. February 22 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6 pm: On the occasion of its annual day, Umesh Foundation presents a musical evening featuring Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta, Banishree Falisse, Monika Chakraborty and Philippe Falisse.


Till February 10 at The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre; 2 pm- 7 pm: The Seagull Foundation for the Arts, in collaboration with Intel Asia Electronics Inc., presents A Hundred Flowers: Posters for Peaceful Coexistence. The exhibition is the outcome of an inter-school poster design competition non the theme of peaceful coexistence among communities.


February 9 onwards at The Bar, Hyatt Regency; 12 noon to midnight: Special screenings of the World Cup cricket. Special menu, contests and games and prizes. Till February 23 at The Circle: Live screening of World Cup cricket matches at Courtyard and 100 Pipers Lounge.


February 17 at The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 5.30 pm: Swami Rasajnananda will speak in English on Life and Teachings of Holy Mother Sri Sri Sarada Devi. February 17 at The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15 pm: Swami Puranananda will speak in Bengali on Adhyatma Ramayana. February 17 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math; 7 pm: Dr Niron Baran Chakraborty will speak on Astik Saradarshan. February 18 at CMA Auditorium, 1, Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: A CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Mr Anjan Raichaudhuri, CEO, Business Horizons, and visiting professor, IIM Calcutta, will speak on Are You an Entrepreneur'


February 18 at Sasha, 27 Mirza Ghalib Street; 2 pm - 6 pm: Sasha presents a lecture demonstration on aromatherapy.


Till February 17 at Swabhumi; 12 noon - 8 pm: Colours of India — a meeting ground for the culture, craft and cuisine of the country.


Till February 18 at Academy of Fine Arts, Central & South galleries: Ganga Teere Tilottama — an exhibition of photographs by students of Photographic Technique School. Till February 20 at Sarat Sadan, Studio Theatre, Howrah: Society of Photographers presents the 35th Howrah Colour Salon 2003 — an exhibition of colour slides. Also, slide shows at 6.30 pm.


February 18 - 24 at Rabindra Bharati University, Emerald Bower campus: The School of Vedic Studies will organise a workshop on Methodology for Indological Researches.


February 18 at Kala Kunj; 7 pm: In aid of Sri Sri Radha Govinda Temple at Nabadwip, Add-Events presents Vasant Vichitra, featuring specially choreographed dances by Rimli Roy and troupe, and a variety programme by Talents of Bengal. February 18 & 19 at Rabindra Sadan & February 20 & 21 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6 pm: West Bengal Dance Group Federation presents Stars of Tomorrow — a four-day festival of classical dances. Participants: Feb. 18: Jayati Dutta Gupta (Odissi), Sutapa Awon (Bharata Natyam) and Debi Banerjee (Kathak); Feb. 19: Lopamudra Hazra (Odissi), Rajib Mandal (Bharata Natyam) and Jalsa Chandra (Kathak). Feb. 20: Chumki Maity (Kathak), Ranita Majumder (Odissi) and Sohini Chatterjee (Kathak). Feb. 21: Sheli Karmakar (Kathak), Sudeshna Bhadra and Arpita Sen (Bharata Natyam duet), and Sudeshna Maulik (Kathak). February 27 & 28 at Max Mueller Bhavan; 6.30 pm: Versedance — a dance-theatre, is a non-linear, non-literal, unique and new form of dance that explores the body in poetic motion to love. Dancer-Performer: Prarthana Purkayastha. Concept: Jhuma Basak.


February 17 at Jibanananda Sabhaghar; 5 pm: Ramola Chakraborty will release Keno Bhenge Felechho Barbie Doll by Monika Roy. Also, an evening of poetry reading by Amitava Dasgupta, Krishna Basu, Mallika Sengupta, Chitra Lahiri, Bithi Chattopadhyay, Deep Mukhopadhyay, Swapna Gangopadhyay, Pankaj Saha, Pradip Acharya, Amit Kashyap, Ratantanu Ghnati, Mihir Sarkar, Ganesh Bhattacharya, Somok Das, Amal Mukhopadhyay, Anirban Roychoudhury, Ashok Roychoudhury, Gourishankar Dey, Anirban Ghosh, Hirak Mukhopadhyay, Rana Das, Pramod Basu, Sandip Chattopadhyay, Kaberi Roychoudhury, Sakil Ahmed, Hannan Ahsan, Mitul Dutta, Santosh Dutta, Nilanjan Kumar, Rafiq Alam, Manjula Bhattacharya, Sreejat, Ardhendu Chakraborty, Joydeep Chattopadhyay and Siddhartha Singha.Organised by Kabi Patra.
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