T he IIC Experience continues featuring, among other programmes, dances from Myanmar, a dance-drama ‘Bonbini – The Lady of the Forest' from West Bengal, music performance from Brazil and Manipuri dance, ‘Kunja Ras'. Meanwhile, the mega puppet and mask show also continues featuring a number of interesting plays. We also have a flute recital by Rajat Prasanna besides an evening of Meera Bhajans. And there are plenty of art shows for the art enthusiasts.
October 25, Monday
The IIC Experience: Dances from Myanmar, presented by the Myanmar Cultural Troupe in a programme of traditional dances. Leader of the Troupe: U Min Kyaw Wai. IIC, 6 p.m.
‘Bonbibi – The Lady of the Forest', a dance drama based on the Bonbibi Johuranamah, presented by Sunderban Chetana Sanskriti Natya Samstha, West Bengal. Director: Debdas Bhakta. IIC, 7 p.m.
Puppet performance Sudip Gupta's ‘Taming of the Wild', Dolls Theatre, West Bengal and Mask Performance by Gulikan and Pottan Theyyam from Folkland, Kerala. IGNCA, 6.30 p.m. onwards.
October 26, Tuesday
Flute recital by Rajat Prasanna, disciple of Ravishankar Prasanna. Habitat Centre, 7 p.m.
Amazonas! Musica no Museu (Brazil) by Paulo Pedrassoli (guitar), Karla Bach (percussion) and João Carlos Assis Brasil, (piano). IIC, 6.30 p.m.
Puppet performance, ‘Choodamani-Lanka Dahana' Yakshagana, String Puppets, (Director: Bhaskar Kogga Kamath) and Mask Performance, ‘Yak Dance' Coordinator R.D. Lepcha Singhi Chham group, Sikkim, IGNCA, 6.30 p.m. onwards.
October 27, Wednesday
The IIC Experience: ‘Kunja Ras', presented by the Jawaharlal Nehru Academy of Manipuri Dance. IIC, 6.30 p.m.
Puppet show ‘Kamba Ramayana' and Mask performance, ‘Aji Lhamu' coordinator Ajoy Sidasow, Arunachal Pradesh. IGNCA, 6.30 p.m. onwards.
Music & Dance
‘Mohe Rang De' an evening of Meera Bhajans and Qawalis of Ameer Khusro. Conception & Dir. Madhumita Ray. Vocal: Madhumita Ray & Sailusha Murty. Dance recital by Asavari Pawar & Shashi Banerjee. Habitat Centre, 7 p.m.
Some of the art exhibitions on view include:
Water colour abstracts by Vijay Kiyawat. Triveni, till Nov. 1.
Group show of sculptors by Saroj Jain, Govind Balakrishnan and others. Triveni, till Oct. 27.
Photo exhibition, ‘Historic Delhi: Early explorations of the camera'. NGMA, Jaipur House, till Nov. 7.
‘Homai Vyarawalla: A Retrospective' an exhibition which portrays the journey of India's first woman press photographer. National Gallery of Modern Art, India Gate, till Oct. 31.
‘Time Vandal', an exhibition of paintings by Nandan Ghiya. Ehibition 320, Lado Sarai, till Nov. 10.
Solo show of acrylic and oil paintings by Trishla Jain. Stainless Art gallery, 1-2, Mira Corporate Suites, Mathura Road, Ishwar Nagar, till Oct. 28.
Photography exhibition, ‘Neuronal landscapes, homage to Santiago Ramon Y Cajal.' Instsituto Cervantes, 48, Hanuman Road, till Jan. 4.
Apparao Galleries presents a group show of small format paintings. Triveni, till Nov. 10.
Solo show of works in glass and acrylic by Pakistani artist Amna Ilyas. Seven Art Gallery, M-44/2 Greater Kailash II till Nov. 4.