July 18, Electronic City Phase 1
Providing a platform for aspiring actors
and filmmakers, this two-day workshop will give participants a chance to create a short film within the span of 48 hours. A guide to filmmaking, the Golden Age Film House Filmmaking Workshop will teach screenplay writing, story boarding, casting, acting, shooting, editing, dubbing and music associated with the movies. At Uniword Complex, 3rd Floor. Tickets (`4,000) on bookmyshow.com
July 24, Domlur 2nd Stage
Classical music known to be rooted with the traditions of the past always has something divine to offer. Here’s a chance for those who enjoy it, to relish a beautiful sitar performance. With the theme
incorporating the influence of the monsoons, find yourself engrossed in Partha Pratim Roy and Asit Kumar Jana’s way of celebrating and
welcoming the rains. Having spread the joy of music through their soul stirring rhythm all over the world, they are now here to leave Bangalore spell bound. Free entry. At Bangalore International Centre. Details: bicentre.org
July 17, Koramangala
Author Mathangi Subramanian will be talking about her children’s book Dear Mrs. Naidu with journalist Bijal Vachharajani.
A former Fullbright scholar and writer of
children’s books, Subramanian discuss how protagonist, 12-year-old Sarojini, discovers the Right to Education law and uses it to transform her community. Free event. 7 pm. At Atta Galatta. Details: 9880034225
Designs on you
July17-18, Cunningham Road
The Bombay Attic is hosting a trunk show of designer Babita Malkani’s SS15
collection over two days. At the trunk show, expect Malkani’s signature drape dresses, crop tops, concept saris, skirts and more. A special rack at the show will also offer a selection of garments at discounted prices. 11 am – 7 pm.
`5,000 upwards. Details: 9620156797
Until July 26, Online
Only Much Louder has announced The Comedy Hunt on YouTube, to find India’s top online comic. Participants must upload a funny video on their own channel and submit the URL to the official comedy hunt page. They will be judged by top comic acts like All India Bakchod, Kanan Gill, Abish Mathew, Aditi Mittal and Shudh Desi Endings. Details: youtube.com/thecomedyhunt
July 19, Thimmaiah Road
An in-house production
presented by the Hrishyami Dance
Company, Prarambh – The Beginning will see dancers present a blend of Western contemporary, Bollywood and hip-hop set in motion to live Carnatic music. `100. At Alliance Francaise de Bangalore.
July 18, Indiranagar
Head over to lifestyle store
Orange Bicycle for a talk by journalist Aby Tharakan on Bhutan. Called Intimate Stories from Bhutan – The Happiest Country in the World, the session, organised in association with boutique Kitschdii, will see Tharakan recount his experiences of living and working in Bhutan. Free event. 5 pm.