|Event: An exhibition on the theme of History Painting, a film and video work by Roderick Buchanan When: Till November 23, 2 pm - 5 pm Where: Victoria Memorial, Central Hall
art Till November 18 at Academy of Fine Arts, West Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings and sketches, and Aksharmala, an art of Bengali and English alphabets, by Asit Mondal. Till November 18 at Chemould Art Gallery; 2 pm - 7 pm: Paintings, sculptures and graphics by teachers of College of Visual Arts, Calcutta. Participating artists: Dr M. Ch. Sharma, Dr Tapasi Dey, Biraj Kr Paul, M. Thomas Singh, Sujit Kr Karan and Bibekananda Mukherjee. Till November 20 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: Darkness and Light ' an exhibition of paintings by Kishore Chatterjee. Till November 28 at Genesis Art Gallery, 8B Middleton Street; 12 noon - 7 pm: Connoisseur's Choice ' an exhibition of the works of well-known artists. Till November 30 at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 10.30 am - 7.30 pm: Celebrations on Canvas, showcasing Indian art and sculpture by well-known artists.
DRAMA November 16 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Drishyapat presents Bratya Basu's Babli. Direction: Anirban Bhattacharya. November 16 at Girish Mancha; 6.45 pm: Durgadas Smriti Sangha presents Aasharer Ekdin. Dir: Tirthankar Chattopadhyay. November 17 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Nandikar presents Arther Miller's Feriwalaar Mrityu. Dir: Rudraprasad Sengupta. November 17 at Madhusudan Mancha; 6.30 pm: Ensemble presents its latest play, Shirir Neeche. Direction: Sohag Sen. November 17 & 18 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Spotlight presents Neil Simon's Broadway Bound. Tickets at hall, Coffee Pai (Camac Street) and Caffeine (Elgin Road). November 19 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Theatron presents its latest play, Shey. Direction: Saswati Biswas.
PERFORMING ARTS November 16 at Gorky Sadan; 7 pm: Contemporary dance performance Le Temps Du Repli (choreography: Josef Nadj) presented as part of The French Association's contemporary cultural week. November 17 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6 pm: A jugalbandi by Ganesh Mohan (sitar) and Santosh Sant (flute) with Ananda Gopal Bandopadhyay (tabla). November 17 at the Ballroom, The Oberoi Grand; 7.30 pm: A piano recital by Utsav Lal. Presented by Showhouse, Patton and Spandan. November 18 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: Ritwik (South) presents Sandipan Samajpati in a vocal recital, with Samar Saha on the tabla and Hiranmay Mitra on the harmonium. November 18 - 20 at Rotary Sadan; 6.30 pm: The Rotary Club of Calcutta-Metropolitan, in association with Spandan, is hosting an All-Women Music Festival. Featuring Rashmi Agarwal (New Delhi) on November 18, Seema Anil Sehgal (Mumbai) on November 19, and Kavita Murti Deshpande (Mumbai) on November 20. November 19 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Nuances presents Versedance, an experiment based on the concept of dance-theatre. Concept & direction: Jhuma Basak.
ALBUM RELEASE November 16 at Music World; 4 pm: The formal release of the CD, Chiro Sakha Hey - Rabindrasangeet by Sukti Lahiri (produced by Bhavna Records and Cassettes), in presence of Pabitra Sarkar, Sumitra Sen, Sujit Basu and Jagannath Basu.
EXHIBITIon Till November 23 at Victoria Memorial; 2 pm - 5 pm: History Painting, a film and video installation work by Scottish artist Roderick Buchanan. Presented by Victoria Memorial and British Council.
COUNSELLING November 16 at Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan; 6 pm - 7.30 pm: GerManyOpportunities ' an information and counselling on study and research opportunities in Germany.
TALK November 16 at Sri Aurobindo Bhavan, 8 Shakespeare Sarani; 6 pm: Biswanath Roy will speak on Sri Aurobindo's Savitri. November 16 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15 pm: Swami Prabhananda will speak in Bengali on Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita. November 16 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Buddhatmananda will speak in Bengali on Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita.
FESTIVAL November 20 at Sankara Hall, 93 Southern Avenue; 9 am: Saastha Preethi ' special bhajan by Kovai Sri Jayaraman & party. Conducted by Akhila Bharatha Ayyappa Seva Sangham.
QUIZ November 19 at Vidya Mandir; 3.30 pm: The finals of the Puffin - Landmark Inter-School Quiz 2005. Quizmaster: Charanpreet Singh. November 26 at Dalhousie Institute; 4.30 pm onwards: The 27th annual Argus Open Quiz. Quiz Master: R.M. Sen. Any four-member team can participate. Entry forms available at Dalhousie Institute, Landmark and Oxford Bookstore. Or, mail your entry to [email protected] No entry fee. Entry closes on Nov 22.
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