Acting is interpretation, not imitation. And that’s what Mumbai-based actor Salim Ghouse will be teaching through his two-day theatre workshop, Simple Secrets: Play Around. Covering topics like callisthenics, movement, improvisation, character and scene study, it will be conducted at Studio 360, Gopalapuram. May 2-3, from 10 am to 4.30 pm. Rs 3,000.
In their ongoing efforts to make mainstream art more pocket friendly and bring upcoming artistes into the spotlight, Vinnyasa Premier Art Gallery is hosting its 16th annual Affordable Art Show 2015. Featuring over 50 artists—from veterans like Achuthan Kudallur to newbies like Udaya Cheran—the show will have paintings and sculptures. Rs 1,500-RS 35,000. From today, at the gallery. Details: 24982515
The right move
Crea-Shakthi teams up with Kangaroo Kids to help children (four to 14) master writing, management and improvisational skills, with a summer workshop that uses theatre (from mime to folk) to make learning fun. At the end, participants will receive a Summer Performance Certificate. May 4-15, at Kangaroo Kids. Rs 2,000. Details: 9789455993