Anumber of dance recitals are coming our way this week. First we have the disciples of Saroja Vaidyanathan presenting Bharatanatyam recitals on the occasion of Mahashivaratri. Then we have Rani Jain presenting both Odissi and Kathak recitals, besides a Punjabi theatre festival and two performances by Maida Withers Dance Construction Company. Music recitals coming up include vocals by Saswati Mondal Paul and Vidyadhar Vyas, flute recital by Anupam Wankhede and tabla recital by Girindra Chandra Pathak.
February 20, Monday
Music & Dance
Odissi & Kathak recital by Rani Jain, disciple of Ram Kumar, Panchanan Bhuina & Ispita Behrooa, along with her disciples. Epicentre, Guirgaon, 7.30 p.m.
Celebrating Mahashivaratri, repeat of Bharatanatyam recital by senior disciples of Saroja Vaidyanathan. IIC, 6.30 p.m.
Manipuri dance by Preeti Patel. Meghdoot theatre, Copernicus Marg, 6.30 p.m.
Naad Aura ‘musical odyssey' presents a tabla recital by Girindra Chandra Pathak, disciple of Chhote Lal Misra followed by a Hindustani vocal recital by Vidyadhar Vyas. Habitat Centre, 7 p.m.
Vocal recital by Satyasheel Despande. Meghdoot Theatre, Copernicus Marg,6.30 p.m.
Punjabi Theatre Fest: ‘Kahaad' (director Pali Bhupender Singh). Sri Ram Centre, 6.30 p.m.
February 21, Tuesday
Music & Dance
Two performances by the Maida Withers Dance Construction Company -- ‘Fare Well – The End of the World As We Know It or Dancing Your Way to Paradise!'and ‘Thresholds Crossed (Part II)'. IIC, 6.30 p.m.
Kathak by Prerana Shrimali, Meghdoot theatre, Copernicus Marg, 6.30 p.m.
Vocal recital by Kaivalya Kumar. Meghdoot theatre, Copernicus Marg, 6.30 p.m.
Punjabi Theatre Fest: ‘Drishti Daan' (director Kewsal Dhaliwal). Sri Ram Centre, 6.30 p.m.
February 22, Wednesday
Solo show by Shakti Burman, ‘The Wonder of it all' concludes today. Lalit Kala.
Hindustani vocal recital by Saswati Mondal Paul and a Hindustani flute recital by Anupam Wankhede of Indore. IIC, 6.30 p.m.
Celebrating Mahashivaratri, repeat of Bharatanatyam recital by senior disciples of Saroja Vaidyanathan. Habitat Centre, 7 p.m.
Punjabi Theatre Fest: Panch nad Da Pani (Director-Atamji). Sri Ram Centre, 6.30 p.m.
Some of the art shows currently on view include:
Exhibition ‘The Art of Bengal'. Delhi Art Gallery, 11, Hauz Khas Village, till March 10.
‘An Assamese Voyage', photo exhibition by Prabir Purkayastha. Gallery Trapezoid, D-16, NDSE-II till Feb. 29.
Selected paintings by Chandrasekhar Acharya. MEC Art Gallery, 70-B, Khan Market, till Feb. 29.
‘Glimpses of India', an exhibition of photographs by expat members of the American Women's Association. B2/1,Vasant Vihar, till Feb.29.
Group show of paintings and drawings ‘Emergings'. Peareylal Bhavan, till Feb. 26.
Wildlife Photography exhibition, ‘Jewels of the Wild'. Open Palm Court, Habitat Centre, till Feb. 24.
Acrylics and watercolours by Sudanshu Khar. Triveni, till March 13.