October 14 | Windmills Craftworks
The Australian-Rajasthani music
collaboration, Maru Tarang, is in the
city this week. The band, whose name means ripples of the desert, features Jeff Lang (guitar and vocals) and Bobby Singh (tabla) from Australia and Asin Langa (sarangi and vocals) and Bhungar Manganiyar (khartal) from Rajasthan.
9.30 pm. At Whitefield. Tickets
(`500 upwards) on bookmyshow.com
October 14 | PVR Cinemas
Director Ron Howard has
adapted another Dan Brown
novel to the silver screen. The film, Inferno is based on the book of the same name and stars Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones and Irrfan Khan. The plot follows Langdon as he unravels the mystery set in Florence.
October 15 | Phoenix Marketcity
Vir Das is live in Bengaluru. The comedian
will be performing his new comedy special — Unbelievable. His set promises to absurd,
crazy and exaggerated. 7.30 pm.
At Whitefield. Tickets (`999 upwards)
October 16 | Chowdiah Memorial Hall
Milan Maestros in Harmony
is a festival showcasing Indian and international musicians in collaboration with each other. The seventh edition this week features Rahul Sharma (santoor), George Brooks (saxophone) and Kachra Khan (vocals). 6.45 pm. At Malleswaram. Tickets (`300)
Study in black
October 17 | William Penn
William Penn introduces the Lapis Bard, a contemporary dark metal ballpoint pen. Handcrafted with the finest of materials, each Lapis Bard piece is light-bodied with a sharp-faceted clip and gleaming black lacquer
body. `6,500. At Garuda
Mall, Magrath Road. Details: 41127993
Foot in focus
October 18 | Shoonya
Nachiket Shankar, a faculty member
at St. John’s Medical College, is giving a
lecture about the anatomy of the foot and its crucial role in dance. The session, titled The Fascinating Foot, promises to unravel the architectural elements of the human foot. Entry free. At Lalbagh Road.
October 19 | Olive Bar and Kitchen
The restaurant is hosting an evening titled, A Journey to the Flavours of Spain. Guests can sample wines from the country and pair them with the region’s favourite dishes. The evening also promises a peek into the history, culture and facts about Spain. 8 pm. At Wood Street. Tickets (`2,999)
October 20 | Hard Rock Cafe
Mumbai-based, 2Blue (aka Tirthankar Poddar) is playing a tribute to the legendary band, Guns N’ Roses. The musician/actor will perform some of the 80s band’s greatest hits, such as Sweet Child O’ Mine and November Rain. 8.30 pm. At St Mark’s Road. Tickets (`750) on
October 15 | NUMA
Moving Minds is a series of talks connecting mental health
with art and culture. The session will include a talk by psychologist Shantala Hegde, apart from the launch of a song that deals with the stigma associated with mental issues, by the band, Swarathma. Entry free. 5 pm.
At Church Street. Details: 65691530