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September 20 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Bohurupee presents Dhritabanasi. Direction: Tarapada Mukhopadhyay. September 21 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Gandhar presents Char Duar. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharya. September 20 & 21 at Shree Thyagaraja Hall; 6.15 pm: Amateur Dramatists Calcutta and Rasika Ranjana Sabha presents a South Indian Short Drama Festival (two plays on each day). The participating groups are Andhra Association (Telugu play Sathgathi), Mysore Association (Kannada play Mukhuthi-Mukhuthi), Calcutta Malayalee Samajam (Malayalam play Jwalamukhi) and Amateur Dramatists Calcuttaq (Tamil play Vaza Nenaithal Vazalam)


Till September 20 at Caffeine, 133A Southern Avenue; 11 am - 10 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Santanu Das and Alok Paul. Till September 22 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: Expressions 2K3 — an exhibition of paintings by Sushovan Dutta, Dewasish Das, Ajay Kumar Dam, Rupmala Singh. Kakali Misra and Aveek Bhowmick. Till September 25 at Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre; 2 pm - 7.30 pm: An exhibition of recent works titled Chairs by K.G. Subramanyan. Till October 1 at CIMA Gallery; 11 am - 8 pm: A crafts exhibition showcasing decorative art of India titled Art in Life features traditional items customised for contemporary living.


September 20 at Ali Akbar Sangeet Kaksha, Salt Lake; 5.30 pm: Durbari hosts a classical musical evening featuring Anal Chattopadhyay (vocal), Abhishek Mallick (sitar recital) with Biplab Bhattacharya and Indranil Bhaduri on the tabla and Somen Poddar on the harmonium. September 21 at Advaita Ashrama, 5 Dehi Entally Road; 6 pm: Swami Vimohananda and students of Vivekananda Study Circle will sing devotional songs on the occasion of Durga Puja (Aagamani Gaan).


September 20 at Science City auditorium: Ras Ranjani the annual concert of the Heritage School features 800 students and 100 teachers. The show also includes a dance-drama based on the concept of Navras, a mime show, plays in Hindi and English and a musical extravaganza. September 21 at Oxford Bookstore, 17 Park Street; 5 pm: On the occasion of launching Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, the thrilling live-action adventure from Walt Disney Pictures, Oxford Bookstore hosts an exciting programme. Children can join the revelry dressed as Jack Sparrow pirate look-alike and win free tickets and gifts galore.


September 20 at Ramakrishna Mission Saradapitha, Belur Math; 6 pm: Swami Atmapriyananda will speak on Kathoponishad. September 21 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 11 am: Professor P. Lal reads of Arjuna’s strategy to repulse the joint Kaurava offensive, his victory over Duryodhana and his giving the credit to Uttara, in the 197th weekly session of the complete English transcreation of Vyasa’s Mahabharata.


Till September 20 at Genesis Art Gallery: Akriti of Jaipur presents Shimmer, Shine and Sparkle — an exhibition of handloom salwar kurtas/kurtis, kalamkaris, mangalgiris, cotton tussars etc. Till September 20 at 67 Ekdalia Road, Ballygunge; 11 am - 7 pm: Aparajita holds an exhibition of traditional sarees, costume jewellery, applique bed covers, linen, terracota items and a lot more. Till September 21 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: The Human Resource Development Foundation hosts an exhibition of hand-crafted products of rural Bengal, titled The Root. Till September 22 at Calcutta Ice Skating Rink: An exhibition on interior and consumer products.
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