One voice

Training programme

@ studYo, No.35, Mandaveli Street, (adjacent to Mandaveli post office)

theatre Y launches “Act One” and “Voice One” in Tamil. The first batch of the Tamil Act One will be a part of theatre Y's next production.

Contact: 98840 70796 for more details and to register.

Divine Deepavali

Indulge in Galaxy's all-new exclusive gift pack, “Galaxy Shubh Avsar”: A Pack of 10 (priced at Rs. 125), including five Galaxy Milk Minis and five Galaxy Crispy Minis. Pack of 15 (priced at Rs. 200), including five Galaxy Milk Minis, five Galaxy Crispy Minis and five Galaxy Hazelnut Minis.

Winter winners

@ 123 & 124, Ispahani Centre, Nungambakam

The Fall-Winter 2011-12 collection draws from the adventure and mystery immortalised in characters that traveled the land looking for fortune.

Timings: 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Contact: 2833083334

Email: rituchennai

@ritukumar.com

Get hooked!

@ Damini, No 20, Arunachalam Road, Kotturpuram

Damini presents “Hook drops”: four micron gold plated with mina leaf patterns in black, red, blue, brown, pink and green.

Prices start from Rs. 890.

Call: 044-42188774

Store timings: 10. 30 AM- 8 PM

Some Salsa

@ 99F Fitness Studio, 56 Ormes Road

When: Monday and Wednesday from October 10

Time: 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Learn salsa from World Class Instructors only at LVDS and get opportunities to perform at Salsa festivals across India.

Call: 99401-74123/ 81220 72572 for discounts and more details

Play-time

A Musical

@ Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall, Chetpet

When: October 15 and 16

Time: 7.00 pm

Hairspray is a musical with a message. Music by Shawn Roberts, style by Bounce Styling Lounge, produced by the Hot Shoe Dance Company, choreographed and directed by Jeffery Vardon and presented by Schwarzkopf Professional.

Heritage halt

@ DakshinaChitra Art Gallery, E.C.R., Muthukadu

When: October 14

Time: 11: 00 a.m.

Architect Benny Kuriakose on: “Muziris Heritage project: Journey through History”

When: October 14 - 28

Exhibition and short film on Cultural Heritage of Pulicat, organised by Aarcade Foundation, Chennai

Phone: 27472603

Band Hunt Season 2

Chennai Live 104.8FM launches Band Hunt Season 2 to promote new and hidden talent in the city. Bigger than last year, Chennai Live 104.8FM is on the prowl at college campuses, corporates and IT Parks across the city to scout for talent.

Last year saw 70 bands from Chennai, Bangalore and even Pune take the city by storm. The three bands to reach the top were Wolf Lair, who came first, with Blues Conscience and Off the Record a close second and third.

The registrations for the second edition will also take place via www.chennailivebandhunt.com Bands can upload their songs and amateur videos. The top 70 bands that people vote for will be selected for auditions on October 16 and 17 at Aloft Hotel, OMR, Chennai. Judging the event will be the faculty from Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music!

Fifteen bands will be selected for the semi-finals, and will be featured on the late night show – One Night Stand– between 9.00 p.m. and 11.00 p.m., hosted by Chennai's Arjun Thomas.

The 15 bands will be whittled down to five finalists who will battle it out for the total cash prize of Rs. 1.5 lakhs and an album deal with Sathyam's record label, Purple Note. The hunt began on October 1. The event is sponsored by Derby Jeans community and powered by Aloft Hotels. Associate Sponsor is ITM.

High Notes

Concert

@ Geoffrey's Pub, Radha Regent Hotel

When: October 15

Time: 6.30 p.m. till 11.00 p.m.

Unseen Underground0 presents a tribute to Black Sabbath. Featuring Bevar Sea (from Bangalore); Rusty Moe; Kerigma, Crypted; Totem; Djinns Lament; AnthraMorphia (Chennai)For more details visit: www.unseenunderground.com

E-mail: info@unseenunderground.comSMS: 7299307251

Exhibition

@ Collage, Greams Road

When: October 18 onwards

Paromita Banerjee's Daak and Taant Collection is inspired by the feel of handloom fabrics and emphasise the feel of the “hand-made”. The silhouettes are a mix of elements from various cultures and suitable for an Indian or a pan-Indian context.

Learn to bake

@ Artisans is located at Z – 292, Second Avenue, Anna Nagar

Artisan Institute of Baking gives you “Hands – on” baking classes. It is offering five day classes in baking every week covering Cookies & Biscuits, Pies & Tarts, Cakes, Desserts and Yeast products. In addition to this they have separate two day classes for Icing ; two day classes in Continental baking; and a one day Chocolate making class. For the stressed out, weekend classes are also offered.

Visit: www.artisansbaking.co.in

Call: 9841057422 for registration and other details.

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