Sid Sriram promises to enthrall with a live performance. Plus, a music fest by Mano and, yoga workout sessions.
Shades of many
Head to DakshinaChitra on Sunday, where artists Akmal Hussain from Shantiniketan (West Bengal), and Japanese painter, Keiko Mama, will be showcasing their works. Themed on nature, the exhibition, titled Layers and Journey of the Heart, will be part of a display at Varija Gallery. August 6-31. Details: 27472603
Sing with Sid
Sid Sriram is coming to Pondicherry. The talented singer—who won the 2016 Filmfare Award for Best Playback Singer for the song, Ennodu nee irundhal (I)—and rocked the charts recently with another Rahman hit, Thalli pogathey, is promising a rousing show for his debut. Today, at the Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences. Tickets from Rs 250 onwards. Details: in.bookmyshow.com
Looking for a brand of yoga with intense exercises to spike your energy levels? Find out if dynamic yoga is your cup of tea, with French instructor Mariannick’s demo class at La Casita. With equal focus on building strength, advancing flexibility and improving endurance, the routine includes asanas, pranayama, bandhas and meditation. Today, from 9.30 am onwards. Details: 7639405194
Get ready for the Pondy Music Fest 2016. Titled Endrendrum Mano, the Sunday extravaganza features popular Tamil singer, Nagoor Babu (also known as Mano). He will be accompanied by former participants of the music show, Airtel Super Singer, and city-based Jeevan Sruthi Orchestra. From 6.30 pm onwards, at Old Port Ground, Beach Road. Tickets from Rs 200 onwards. Details: in.bookmyshow.com
Berlin in focus
Contrast the Berlin of today with the city it was under the Nazi regime in artist V Hariraam’s documentary, Art and an Elusive Peace. The half-hour film contains footage of installations at the Jewish Museum, the Kaizer Wilhelm Memorial Church and the Sachsenhausen concentration camp. Tomorrow, at 4.30 pm, at Kala Kendra, Bharat Nivas, Auroville. Details: 0413 2622488
What’s your move?
Why should adults have all the fun? Le Debut-Fitness Studio has introduced Zumba classes for children, who, under the tutelage of licensed trainers like ZIN Agi, can pick up some cool moves (at Rs 2,000 per head, three days a week). On Sunday, there is a demo class on Latin dance scheduled. Master various styles like salsa, bachata and kizomba, and rock the floor with your partner. 10.30 am to 12 pm. Details: ledebutfitnessstudio.com