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Till June 29 at Academy of Fine Arts, North Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by members of Barisha Silpara Art Society. Till June 30 at Metropolitan Art Salon, Suite 18, 3rd floor, 7 JL Nehru Road; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Amit Das, Anirban Seth, Atin Mitra, Basudev Ghosh, Kallol Bose, Munmun Das, Pijush Kanti Bera, Prasun Dutta, Ratna Ghosh and Swarup Nandy. Till June 30 at Artists Circle, 46 Circus Avenue; 2 pm - 8 pm: Summer Interlude — featuring the works of renowned artists. 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. Till June 30 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 4 pm - 8 pm: Chitrakoot presents Summer Show of Affordable Heritage — an exhibition of paintings of masters of the last century.


June 27 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Shohan presents Asadbimba. Direction: Anish Ghosh. June 27 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Natyargha presents Ghar Beghar. Direction: Debajit Banerjee. June 28 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Sansriti presents Winkle Twinkle. Direction: Debesh Chattopadhyay. June 28 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Rang Roop presents Khunje Naao. Music & direction: Swatilekha Sengupta. June 28 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Sayak presents Badhutantra. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharyya. June 28 at 7 pm & 29 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar at 6.30 pm: Kshiti presents Ashapoorna Devi’s Subarnalata. Designed and directed by Kirti Jain. June 28 & 29 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Stagecraft presents Poile Sengupta’s Mangalam. Direction: Rohit Pombra. June 29 at Kala Mandir; 6.30 pm: Rangakarmee presents its latest play, Kashinama. Design and direction: Usha Ganguli.


June 27 at Srijan rooftop, 176 Sarat Bose Road; 6 pm- 8.30 pm: Srijan’s monthly forum on ‘Rock Legends’ of the Sixties features Led Zeppelin. Sumit Roy will introduce this “underground band” through an audio-visual presentation. This will be followed by cover versions of Led Zeppelin classics by members of ‘The Marooned.’ June 28 at Aban Mahal (CLT); 6.30 pm: Madhura celebrates its 12th anniversary with a cultural programme. Till June 28 at Cloud 9 Restobar; 6 pm: A unique musical extravaganza: Flower Power Nite — to relive the euphoric celebration of Rock music and freedom at Woodstock, with an array of cocktails.


June 27 at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15 pm: Swami Prabhananda will speak in Bengali on Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita. June 27 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math; 7 pm: Dr Sasanka Bhusan Bandyopadhyay will speak in Bengali on Brihadaranyaka-Upanishad. June 27 at Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce; 4 pm: An interactive session with Kenji Shimizu, Consul General of Japan.


June 27 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: A Journey Towards Light with Blooming Buds — Kathak performances by Dr Malabika Mitra’s disciples. Hosted by Shibpur Onkar Dances & Music Centre. June 28 at Uttam Mancha; 6 pm: Srabosti School of Music hosts Parampara, to celebrate the golden jubilee of Bandana Sen’s dance career.

literary meet

June 27 at Sahitya Akademi auditorium; 5.30 pm: Sahitya Akademi’s literary forum meet on Bengali Poetry Outside West Bengali features readings by Rajlakshmee Debee, Pijush Rauth, Saktipada Brahmachari, Kamal Chakraborty and Goutam Dasgupta.

film show

June 27 at EZCC IB- 201 Salt Lake; 6.30 pm: The Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre will screen Archaeological Monuments of Bankura and Archaeological Monuments of Burdwan. June 28 at EZCC IB- 201 Salt Lake; 6.30 pm: The Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre will screen Pulu — a documentary on film actor Soumitra Chattopadhyay.


June 28 at Sree Thyagaraja Hall; 6 pm: Rasika Ranjana Sabha presents a Carnatic vocal recital by Smt. Varalakshmi Anandkumar, disciple of D.K. Jayaraman. June 28 at Sujata Sadan; 6 pm: Anil Kumar Sen Memorial Trust, a public charitable organisation created for the promotion of art and culture, presents a musical evening featuring a number of young talents who will perform under Indrani Sen’s direction.


June 27 at Manovikas Kendra Rehabilitation and Research Institute for the Handicapped (MRIH) campus; 10 am: MRIH hosts Samanvay — The Strength of Togetherness, day-long workshop for teachers and senior students (Class XI and XII). The workshop will introduce the concept of disability and will provide ideas for creating an inclusive, barrier free society. Career opportunities in the field of special education and other services for differently abled people will also be discussed. Details: 2442-8275/ 3305/ 3306.
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