Enjoy ‘Naad Pandharicha’ at Shanmukhananda hall
Ashok Dudam’s ‘Naad Pandharicha’, a unique folk performance will be performed on January 8, at the Shanmukhanand Hall at 6 pm in the presence of 3,000 audience drawn from over 30 villages of the Konkan. This unique prayer form in a play format is unique for its different presentation in a colorful form. This form has a play, poem, music and acting performances all amalgamated into each other. This folk drama will surely herald a new dawn in folk performances. The presenter will be K. Raghavkumar.
Experience the intriguing drama Mr. & Mr.
An engrossing two-act play titled Mr. & Mr. directed by eminent stalwart actor-director, Harish Patel, produced by his trained talented son Gautam Arya, adapted by Ashna Arya from Neil Simon’s ‘The Odd Couple’ starring upcoming star-material actors Gaurav Ghatnekar, Akash Dhar, Devraj, Pratik, Kripall, vivacious Dilshad Patel and sultry Pooja Pradaan. This Aashtam productions play which showcases the intriguing relationship between two male buddies whose contrasting personalities keep clashing, will be performed at NCPA Tata Theatre this Saturday at 7.30 pm and on Sunday at Gandharva, Rangmandir at Bandra (West) at 7.30pm.
Swaranjali 2017 concert
Vocalist Begum Parveen Sultana, Ustad ZakirHussain, Pandit Ronu Majumdar, Pandit Rajan Sajan Mishra, Pandit Venkatesh Kumar, Ustad Shujaat Khan, Pandit Shounak Abhisheki are coming together to perform at the Swaranjali 2017, a tribute to the late greats of Hindustani vocalists, Pt. Suresh Haldankar, Pt. Jitendra Abhisheki and Pt. C. R. Vyas. The concert will be held at Nehru Centre, Worli, on 5th, 6th and 7th January at 6.30pm.
Raagdaari on C. Ramchandra
A centenary special programme on the celebrated composer Chitalkar Ramchandra with actual raga demonstrations by Amarendra Dhaneshwar and Aparna Panashikar will be held at Dadar Matunga Cultural Centre, J.K. Sawant Road, Near Starcity, Matunga Road on January 5, 2017 at 5.30 pm. Admission is free.
Classical dance demo
Iyer Foundation presents lecture-demonstration on Indian Classical dancing by Guru Vijaya Shanker at Shri Krishna Prasarak Mandal's Junior College, behind Borivali National Park, on January 12, at noon.