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Till May 30 at Vikalp Art Shop, Swabhumi; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of small-sized drawings and paintings by renowned artists. Till May 31 at ING Vysya Bank Ltd, Sikkim House, 4/1 Middleton Street; 10 am - 6 pm; Sat. (10 am - 3 pm): An exhibition of paintings by Abhijit Guha, Suktara Guha, Sanju Manna and Biswajit Paul. Till June 15 at ITC Sonar Bangla Art-Gallery; 11 am - 7 pm: A retrospective of the artistic expressions of Sunil Das. Till June 7 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: International Young Artists’ Organisation, in collaboration with Chitrakoot Art Gallery presents a unique art exhibition titled, Parallel Stream by the artists of India, Bangladesh, Korea and Bulgeria.


May 27 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Nandipat presents Swet Santraas Direction: Bibhas Chakraborty. May 28 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Kushilav presents its latest production Chokher Bali. Adapted by Partha Chatterjee. Direction: Runu Chowdhury May 29 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sayak presents Badhutantra. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharjee. May 29 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Swapnasandhani presents its latest production Dushman No. 1, based on Bertolt Brecht’s The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui. Adaptation: Suman Mukhopadhyay. Direction & acting: Koushik Sen. May 29 at Kala Mandir; 6.30 pm: Rangakarmee presents its latest production Kashinama. Designed and directed by Usha Ganguli. May 30 at Sisir Mancha; 6 pm: Ekalavya presents a dance programme by challenged children, Also, presentation of Shyamal Sen Smriti Samman. Finally, drama Rabindranath Tagore’s Raja Produced by Blind Opera and directed by Subhasish Gangopadhyay. May 31 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Swapnasandhani presents Prachya. Direction: Koushik Sen. May 31 at Bengal Club; 8 pm & June 2 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Spandan presents Koi Ek Raat. Direction: Ashok Singh.


May 31 at Nazrul Mancha; 6 pm: In aid of HSPICE, a home for terminally ill, specially cancer patients, a musical programme with Bhoomi and dance-drama Alor Pathayatri (based on Salil Chowdhury’s masterpieces) by Koyel-Payel Ballet Troupe


Till May 30 at 20/1, Ram Mohun Dutta Road; 10 am- 11.30 am: An eight-day workshop on making of utility and decorative jute items for children between the age of six and 12 years organised by Balmandir. Details: Ms Usha Desai (24757766). May 31 onwards at 256C Prince Anwar Shah Road: A week-long workshop on Odissi dance, mime theatre, theatre-games, improvisation with masks, stage make-up, tattoo and body painting. Organised by Sharmila Biswas. Details at #24176765, 2474-5929/2008, 9830020770. June 2 - 11 at Aikatan, Salt Lake; 10 am - 5 pm: EZCC holds works on Chhau dance of Seraikela, to be conducted by Pandit Guru Shyama Charan Pati. Details at # 23356796. May 15 onwards at 408, Jodhpur Park: Urban Dream organises a four-week Hiphop, Salsa, Jazz, modern dance workshop. Details: 2414 4597.


May 27 at CMA auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Sanjay Dutta, district manager (east), ITC Ltd., to speak on Changing consumer profile. May 27 at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 6 pm: Swami Sarvabhutananda will speak in Hindi on Bhagvad-Gita. May 27 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Atmabodhananda will speak in Bengali on Sri Sri Mayer Katha.

poetry reading

May 29 at Srijan Rooftop, 176, Sarat Bose Road, near Deshapriya Park; 6 pm: Poetry readings in English, Bengali and Hindi by Anuradha Roy, Kankabati Dutta, Mallika Sengupta, Subhankar Das, Sushila Chinani and Noor Muhammad ‘Noor’. Anchored by Boudhayan Mukhopadhyay. They will read for 10 minutes each and also interact with the audience.

summer camp

May 31 - June 8 at Ramrik Institution, Bhawanipore; 1 pm - 3 pm: Mathematics for Fun — Summer camp in mathematics for school children aged between nine years and 13 years. Organised by Centre for Pedagogical Studies in Mathematics (CPSM). Details: B.Guha (2431-2174), A.Mukherjee (2466-2303, till 10.30 am) June 3 - 5 at Ffort Radisson: Ffort Radisson hosts a Summer Ffun Camp for children between seven and 15 years. The activities for the camp are: an introductory session on value education and Indian heritage and culture, painting sessions, puppet show, sessions on personality development and martial arts, theatre workshop, debate, quiz, session on pressure/stress management, yoga, dance and cooking. B>June 2 - 13 & June 16 - 27 at 1/1 Camac Street, 3rd Floor: IT Kids Summer Camp activities include animation, multi-media, photo editing, basic programming and logo camp. Enrollments at: 22262420/ 2993, 22292732/8327.
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