Jazz it up
February 27 | Windmills Craftworks
The Jazz Theatre today features
Evan Christopher who blends the clarinet traditions of New Orleans with his signature brand of contemporary early jazz. He will be joined by his band which includes, Brian Seeger on guitar, Don Vappie on bass and Guillaume Nouaux on drums. At Whitefield. Tickets (`500) upwards on bookmyshow.com
February 28 | Bhartiya City
Emerge brings to the city an impressive line-up of acclaimed domestic and international acts on one stage. To be held in Bangalore and Delhi, the music festival will see names like Alt-J, Rudi mental DJ, Daniel Waples, The Pete box, Parvaaz and Advaita take the stage for a memorable weekend.
Turn to Page 5 for details.
March 2 | Evoluzione
Evoluzione presents Divya Sheth’s latest collection, Ajrakh Jo Galicho or carpet of Ajrakh. As the name suggests, the line takes inspiration from Ajrakh patterns and features hand-painted kalamkari and Uzbek ikat, using natural dyes like turmeric, henna, madder flower and indigo. The collection includes jumpsuits, shrugs, boleros, dhoti pants, lehengas, dresses and kurta coats. `12,800 upwards. At Vittal Mallya Road. Details: 41121088
Between the lines
March 4 | Crossword
Crossword Bookstore will
playhost to international best
selling author Jeffery Archer, who is
on a five-city tour of India. Here to promote and launch his next book Mightier Than The Sword, the author will meet and chat with fans on the topic. 7 pm. At Mantri Square Mall, Malleswaram. Details: 41317255
At the movies
February 27 | PVR Cinemas
Directed by Glenn
Ficarra and John Requa,
Focus stars Will Smith and Margot Robbie. A seasoned con artiste, Nicky Spurgeon (Smith) gets romantically entangled with the latest entrant into his world of deception, Jess (Robbie). But when things start to get a little too serious, he backs off and ends things abruptly. Three years on, he is about to pull off a huge heist but on the opposing side is Jess, now a certified femme fatale. A gripping romantic thriller one cannot miss.
Scent of a woman
March 1 | New Delhi
Chanel’s latest offering is Coco Mademoiselle. The Oriental fragrance
is full of freshness starting with a burst of orange before a floral bouquet scent takes over with rose and jasmine
dominating. As the scent settles, hints of patchouli and vetiver will keep you fresh. The Eau de Parfum features in an exceptional coffret with three refills. `11,350
at The Chanel Boutique, The Imperial,
New Delhi. Details: 011 41116844
March 3 | Kamalini
Craft store Kamalini by Crafts
Council of Karnataka hosts a display
and sale of products by Coppre. A legacy of the metal craftspeople of India, the products showcased include bowls, and serving platters. Founded by Rashmi Ranade, Coppre aims to make the ancient skill relevant by collaborating with the artisans and giving them
contemporary designs to work with.
At Malleswaram. Details: 23567470
Work and play
March 5 | Puma Social Club
Puma Social Club introduces
The Den, a co-working space where
customers pay only for their time. Open from 11 am through 5 pm, the place is ideal to conduct meetings, brainstorm and ideate. Split into a closed indoor
area and a terrace space, they offer
great deals and discounts for longer bookings. `400 per person. At
100 Feet Road, Indiranagar.