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Till June 20 at Identity Gallery; 4 pm - 8 pm: Reflections of Varanasi — the fifth solo exhibition of paintings by Arindam Bose. Till June 22 at Academy of Fine Arts, New South Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Manik Kandar, Dipak Kundu, Subrata Biswas, Krishna Dey and Tapas Seth. Till June 30 at Vikalp Art Shop, Swabhumi; 4 pm - 8 pm: Prints, Posters & Beyond — an exhibition of prints and posters of the European and Indian masters.


June 17 at Rabindra Sadan; 6 pm: Barasat Anushilanee presents Shalya Parbo (direction: Manas Chakraborty) and the Aayanda production, Qurbani (drama, direction and acting: Soumitra Chattopadhyay). June 18 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Prayas presents its latest production, Satyabotika. Direction: Kalyan Nag. June 19 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: On the occasion of its eigth anniversary, Choopkatha will honour noted theatre personality Kumar Roy with the Asit Mukhopadhyay Smarak Samman. This will be followed by Dui-Taranga. Direction and acting: Dolly Basu. June 21 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Choopkatha presents Dui-Taranga. Dir: Dolly Basu.


Till June 21 at Aikatan, IA-290 Salt Lake: 10 am - 5 pm: EZCC hosts a workshop on theatre for children between 10 years and 16 years.


June 17 onwards : Odissi Vision & Movement Centre offers training in Odissi classical and folk dances, mime and body conditioning and special lessons for professional dancers. The children’s section admits students from the age of three. Details at # 24176765/ 9830020770.

summer camp

Till June 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.


Till June 21 at Sasha, 27 Mirza Ghalib Street; 10 am - 7 pm: End of Season Sale featuring a wide array of home linens, textiles and accessories, tableware and gift items. Till June 22 at The Circle: An exhibition of paintings on glass of a gifted artist from Shantiniketan. Till June 29 at Kashish, Poddar Point, 113, Park Street: An exhibition-cum-sale of ‘Unistitched’ designer salwar-kameez. Till July 31 (every Sunday) at Meena Bazar, Swabhumi; 12 noon onwards: Be-jewelled — an ethnic fair showcasing an exciting array of traditional non-precious jewellery


June 17 at Sabhaghar, Swabhumi; 6.30 pm: Vikalp Art Shop in association with Swabhumi presents an evening with Iffat Ara Dewan (songs of Rabindranath and old Bengali songs). June 18 at Sisir Mancha; 6 pm: Pradosh presents Surjasta Theke Surjodoy — an evening of Tagore songs by Mohan Singh and Basabi Dutta. Prior to them, Achin Mukhopadhyay and Bikram Singh will render a couple of songs to set the evening’s mood. June 19 at The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6 pm: A flute recital by Azizul Islam with Samar Saha on the tabla.


June 17 at CMA auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshoppe: Mr S.H. Venkatramani, head, corporate communications, ITC Ltd, to speak on Imperatives of Image Management Today. June 17 at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 6 pm: Sitanath Goswami will speak in Bengali on Panchadashi. June 17 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math; 7 pm: Swami Atmabodhananda will discuss in Bengali Sri Sri Mayer Katha.


June 18 at American Center, Lincoln Room; 8 pm: To mark the 10th aniversary of Sapphire Creations Dance Company, the US Consulate General, Calcutta, hosts a live digital video conference. Robert Moses, artistic director, Robert Moses Kin Dance Company, San Francisco, Margaret Jenkins, choreographer, Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, San Francisco, and Octavio Roca, chief dance critic, San Francisco Chronicle, will have an hour-long dialogue with Indian panelists Jayabroto Chatterjee, writer and vice-president, Ganapati Greenfields Ltd, Madhuchhanda Chatterjee, executive director, Anamika Kala Sangam, and Sudarshan Chakravarty, artistic director, Sapphire Creations.


Every Thursday at Grain of Salt Bar; 6 pm onwards: Ladies Night Only — a special evening for ladies only full of fun, food and music. Every Friday at Waterside Cafe, Hyatt Regency; dinner buffets: Shawarma Nights — A sumptuous Lebanese spread both vegetarian and non-vegetarian cooked on the Shawarma. Till June 30 at The Peerless Inn: The Peerless Inn hosts a month-long food festival featuring Tok -Tok Jhaal-Jhaal (at Aaheli, the Bengali restaurant), Steak Fest (at Bichitra, the multi-cuisine restaurant), Bigger & Better (at Lahari, Bar) and Shakes Funda — Ice Cream Thanda (at Nishidin, the Coffee shop).
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