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Think you can dance?
Nritya Shakti, the Indian contemporary dancer who shot to fame after winning Dance India Dance in 2010, is on a world tour, conducting two-day masterclasses on contemporary, Bollywood and waacking. She will also teach the popular choreography that got her a spot in DID. May 23-24, at KM Music Conservatory. Rs 850 onwards. Details: in.bookmyshow.com

Ita��s a hoot
The Laughter League is back at Bay 146. Deepu Dileepan and Vikram Balaji team up with Mumbai comic, Aakash Mehta, and Bengaluru boy, Kritarth Srinivasan, to explore everyday dilemmasa��from airport queues to bachelorhood and patriotism. Tomorrow, at The Savera hotel, from 7 pm. Rs 400 (Rs 200 is redeemable). Details: in.bookmyshow.com

Lifea��s a stage

Hoping to introduce a new generation to theatre, Stray Factory is organising a Summer Workshop Week. Using traditional folk tales, experienced actors will take participants through acting, movement and speech. For children between 11 and 16. At the Cuckoo Club Diner, from May 25-29, from 10 am to 1 pm. Rs 2,500. Details: 9790911711

Piano man
Home-grown jazz exponent, Madhav Chari will be sitting down at his piano for a jazz concert the following weekend. Accompanied by Jeoraj George on drums and Naveen Kumar on bass, the evening promises to be full of old favourites and new compositions. May 30, from 7 pm, at theCult snip 3 Museum Theatre. Details: eventjini.com

Under the hammer
Having stayed undiscovered in France, a 1931 self-portrait by Amrita Sher-Gil, one of Indiaa��s most important modern artists, is going up for sale at Christiea��s London on June 10. With a pre-sale estimate of A?1-1.8 million, this the the first painting by the artist (declared a National Treasure artist by the government in 1972) to be auctioned in London ever. Details: christies.com

Skill school
If youa��d like to pursue the arts as a career, DakshinaChitra, in association with Louis Vuitton, is offering a one-year post graduate diploma programme in Arts Managementa��covering subjects like arts and aesthetics, museum studies and curation, and design. The last date for receipt of applications is June 15. The course begins in July. Details: mcfiam.org


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