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    At the movies
    November 11 | SPI Cinemas
    A sequel to the 2008 blockbuster, Rock On 2 is set in North East India. Delving deeper into the rock music scene in the region—which is also the hotbed of several regional conflicts—the movie will showcase how the popular outfit, Magik, reunites after a break. The film also features three songs sung by actor Shraddha Kapoor, including Tere Mere Dil.
    Details: 42244224

    Beach ready
    November 12 | Odisha
    Groove to the rhythm of the waves this week, on the coast of Odisha. The two-day India Surf Festival combines an eclectic lineup featuring international artistes, including Greek instrumentalist SitarSonic, along with the best of longboard water sports. While there, don’t miss the organic merchandise on sale (think upcycled home decor made of bamboo). Rs 7,000 onwards . Details: indiasurffestival.org

    Run for it
    November 12 | Goethe Institut
    On the occasion of German Students Week, Goethe Institut is organising a walkathon this Sunday. Starting at 7 am from Santhome Lighthouse, it will cover a distance of four kilometres along the Marina Beach. Open to students, over 5,000 children from over 60 schools are expected to participate. If you’d rather not work up a sweat, there is a glass painting competition at the institute tomorrow.
    At 10 am. Details: 28331314

    On the crease
    November 14 | Australia
    South Africa hopes to continue their good form in the second Test against Australia, starting tomorrow. Despite losing star players like Dale Steyn and AB de Villiers to injury, the hosts have strengthened their side with the inclusion of the likes of Kagiso Rabada, whose bowling heroics demolished Australia’s batting order. Watch out for the in-form JP Duminy, too. On Ten Sports, from 5 am. Details: tensports.com

    Azmi on stage
    November 12 | Sir Mutha Hall
    In Broken Images, Shabana Azmi plays a struggling Hindi short story writer, Manjula, who becomes a bestselling author after releasing a book in English. The play, directed by Alyque Padamsee and written by Girish Karnad, sees Azmi in a dual role—the other being that of Malini, Manjula’s sister, but represented as a pre-recorded image on a television screen. Tomorrow, at 7 pm. Tickets from Rs 500 on in.bookmyshow.com

    Comic timing
    November 13 | Bengaluru
    If you are in Bengaluru this weekend, drop by the KTPO Convention Centre for the Comic Con. Besides the launch of new comics like The Age of the Immortals, 13 Days and Jataka Manga, there will also be events like the Indian Championships of Cosplay and a comic sketch workshop by Akshay Dhar. More on P 20

    The wine story
    November 15 | The Leela Palace
    The ongoing wine flights at The Leela Palace are a must for oenophiles. Featuring the best of reds and whites from across the world, expect old world favourites from Italy and France and new world picks from Australia, Chile and more.  On till the end of the month. More P 9

    Into the hills
    November 17 | Online
    The Sunburn Festival is ditching the beach and heading up into the hills, to Kesnand. The 10th edition of the premier electronic music extravaganza has finally opened online ticket counters for the Pune event. Set over four days, catch the lineup—which features top-tier artistes like Armin van Buuren, Axwell & Ingrosso and Ajja—performing at the 90-acre camp-out ground. From December 28-31. Rs 8,500 onwards. Details: bookmyshow.com

    Past perfect
    November 16 | Amethyst
    Peachoo looks to the aesthetics and silhouettes  of the 1930s for its Fall Winter collection. To be showcased at Amethyst, the line consists of jackets, ruffled wraps, stylised chinoiserie on tops, and more. Expect floral prints and bold embroidery, in fabrics like crushed velvets, silk satins, georgettes and shantungs. From Rs 14,000 onwards. Details: 45991630

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