Watch a Thamizh play this Sunday evening

If Thamizh plays interest you then book your Sunday evening ( May 25) for a play by the famed theatre company, Koothu-p-pattarai at their space in Sri Iyyappa Nagar, Virugambakkam. ‘Unthichuzhi’ is a play that the celebrated writer and theatreperson N. Muthuswamy wrote some 30 years ago with a focus on issues related to women […]

Kutcheri by vocalist Saashwathi Prabhu at Natesan Nagar temple; May 10

Sangeetha Rasika Sangam and Sri Siva Vishnu temple in Natesan Nagar are hosting on Saturday ( May 10) the concert of vocalist Saashwathi Prabhu at the temple campus. This sabha is based in Virugambakkam and this is its 171st concert hosted this far. Rasikas can attend all concerts but donations are invited to help pay […]

Trainee actors stage a play at Saligramam campus

De Vriksha, an acting talent developing group based in Arcot Road presented a Tamil play which allowed all those who have been trained as actors to showcase their talent and skills, The play ‘Alli Sarithiram’ was staged at the campus of MGR Janaki School, Saligramam this past week. .Guests at this event included actors / […]

Tamil play in Saligramam campus on April 19, 20

Anandha-k-Koothu Trust is present De Vrisksha’s Acting Sxhool’s new play ‘ Alli Sarithram’ at the MGR Janaki School on Arcot Road, Saligramam, opposite the Avichi School campus on April 19 and 20. The play is directed Sreedevi. The play starts at 7 pm and it is open to all. Contact 9941446543.

Local dancers to perform at Sri Kapali temple

Dancers who are trained by guru Sheela Unnikrishnan at her academy in Vadapalani will be performing at Sri Kapali Temple in Mylapore on Wednesday as part of the annual Panguni festival that was held here recently. The music and dance concerts followed the annual arbathumoovar fest at this famed temple. Top ranking Carnatic music artistes […]

Sandhya Mohan’s dance recital

Young Bharatanatyam dancer Sandhya Mohan from Vadapalani recently presented a dance recital at a Mylapoe auditorium under the auspices of Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha. Sandhya is a sishya of guru Sheela Unnikrishnan who runs her academy in Vadapalani and she studies at PSBB School, K K Nagar.

Game to watch MGR film hit?

All you MGR fans. All you who love to check out old Tamil film hits. The MGR starrer ‘ Ayirathil Oruvan’ has hit the screens of the city and it is now showing in the after at the INOX theatre on Arcot Road. Digitally restored and upgraded so as to enhance the production and viewing […]

Nritya Pillai does the Natyanjali circuit

Dancer and guru Nritya Pillai who runs her academy in Saligramam performed at a few temples in south India as part of the Natyanjali dance festivals held there for Shivaratri. This photo was shot at her recital at the temple in Thiruvarur.

Isai Fest off to bright start with Udayalur Kalyanaraman’s concert

The 3rd edition of the classical music fest hosted by Lakshmi Mahalir Manram of Alwarthiru Nagar got off to a great launch on Wednesday evening at the Viveka Arts Club Auditorium inside the La Chatelaine school campus off Arcot Road. Arts promoter and mediaperson Subashri Thanikalchalam was the guest at the launch and after two […]

Art contests for kids

Hepzibah Trust of M.G.R. Nagar whish is run by Dr. V. Jeyaraj is having drawing contests for children on the theme : FORGET AND FORGIVE as part of 5th anniversary of the Hepzibah Trust and the Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation. The events are on Feb.15, 16 and 22 and 23 February 2014.  The competition will […]