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Delving into everything from films and music to photography, Ranga Shankara is back with their annual Theatre and Arts Appreciation course!

Lessons In Art

Ever watched a play or a dance performance and wished you knew more about how to appreciate its nuances and finer aspects? Well, you’re in luck! Ranga Shankara’s signature Theatre and Arts Appreciation Course is probably just what you need. Designed by the arts editor and culture critic, Sadanand Menon, the four-day course is held over two weekends and lets participants listen to and interact with artistes from different fields. Described as an immersive experience, it lets you see performances and artworks in a new light, facilitating critical thinking and better appreciation. Bringing together aspiring artistes¬†from across the city, the course is where you can connect to fellow theatre and art enthusiasts as well.

Delving Deeper

Deepa Dhanraj

Deepa Dhanraj

Running parallel to the popular Ranga Shankara Theatre Festival, this year’s course has quite an exciting lineup to look out for. While singer, Shubha Mudgal will take you through the finer points of Hindustani classical music, there’s classical pianist, Anil Srinivasan who’ll delve into Carnatic music {instrumental}. Hardcore movie buffs, don’t miss filmmaker, Deepa Dhanraj’s sessions on film appreciation. Always thought photographs were quite simple to understand? Pablo Bartholomew {Delhi-based photojournalist} might prove you wrong with his session that explores photography. Completing the lineup, there’s Priyadarshini Govind {classical dancer} talking on dance and N Pushpamala {city-based photo and visual artist} on visual arts. What’s more, there’s even a Directors’ Round Table Discussion on the cards, featuring young theatre directors around the country.

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There are limited seats available. We suggest you sign up soon!

When: November 5, 6, 12 and 13

Where: Kappanna Angala, 32 A Main Road, JP Nagar 1st Phase

Price: INR 7,000 {INR 2,000 for full-time students}

Timings: 10am-5pm

Contact: 080 26493982, programming@rangashankara.in

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