The summer workshops continue. Plus, a painting exhibition and wardrobe satisfaction
Here’s your chance to update your wardrobe. Casablanca is back with its annual Red Hot Chilli Sale, with up to 70 per cent discounts on brands like Ayesha, Celio, Holii and lots more. Enjoy five per cent off on Ray-Ban, gifts for every purchase on Maui Jim products and free samples from Nina Ricci, Paco Rabanne and Ferrari. At the store on Mission Street, till May 18. Contact: 0413 2660525
Anurag in the house
Don’t just make up stories; transform them into film-worthy scripts. Theatre laboratory, Adishakti, is bringing down director Anurag Kashyap to conduct a script-writing workshop. Aspiring scriptwriters can learn characterisation and life lessons from Kashyap, who will discuss his own scripts and experience. From May 13 to May 17. Registrations open. At `10,000. Details: 0413 2622287
Designing with light
Calling all art directors and lighting designers. Swiss Arts Council is conducting a lighting-design workshop by Switzerland-based Jonathan O’Hear, who has worked with several renowned choreographers and theatre directors. From `20,000 onwards. At Adishakti Theatre. From May 19 to May 24. Registrations open. Details: 0413 2622287
Alliance Française is screening Gandhi, My Father. By Feroz Abbas Khan, the film is based on Harilal Gandhi: A Life , a biography by Chandulal Bhagubhai Dalal. About the troubled relationship between Gandhi and his son, Harilal, the film will be screened on Sunday at 6.30 pm. Details: alliancefrancaisepondichery.com
As part of World Museum Day, DakshinaChitra is organising a painting exhibition, Museum Collections Make Connections, by renowned artist Veerasanthanam. His paintings mostly depict stories from mythology and murals from temples. At DakshinaChitra, till May 31, from 10 am onwards.