Every fortnight, we staffers present our guide to the goings on in and around the capital.

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After the  Great East Japan Earthquake of March 2011

 

FILM SCREENINGS

“New Japanese Cinema : After the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 2011” | Blu-Ray Film Screenings

When: 9th Mar- 14th Mar, 4pm – 6.30pm

Where: The Japan Foundation, 5A Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar IV

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Sizzle Festival

FOOD & DRINK

Sizzle Festival at Hard Rock | A month long festival of food and drinks at Hard Rock Cafe. Expect delectable dishes such as the Smoked Chipotle Pepper while drinks feature cocktails like the Smoked Bacardi Gold Sour. Participating in the #SizzletoBarcelona competition means you could win an all-expenses paid trip to Barcelona in July! Exciting stuff.

When: 4th Mar- 20th Mar

Where: All Hard Rock Cafe outlets in Delhi NCR

Singh in the City | Wednesday nights at Cyber Hub, complete with a guest dhol drummer, special guest DJ and the best mix of bhangra, Bollywood, and urban pop. Plus, a complimentary round of shots for everyone in the house!

When: Every Wednesday, 9pm onwards

Where: Imperfecto, Cyber Hub, Gurgaon

LBB and Monkey Bar’s St. Patrick’s Day Bash | Join us at our St. Patricks Day soiree, all decked out in green. Start your weekend right, with plenty of Jameson whiskey, and of course scintillating conversation.

When: 13th Mar, 7pm onwards

Where: Monkey Bar, Vasant Kunj

Soul Sufi at Smokeys BBQ and Grill | Sufi music, with Smokeys’ signature drinks and food

When: Every Friday, 9pm onwards

Where: Plot 2, VIPPS Center, Masjid Moth, GK 2

Wine Bazaar at the Hungry Monkey | Get a bottle of wine along with your meal

When: Every Wednesday, 7pm onwards

Where: B 6/6 DDA Market, opposite Deer Park, Safdarjung Enclave

Charity Inauguration Event | In support of international NGO Doctors Without Borders

When: 19th Mar, 7pm; 19th Mar – 21st Mar {exhibition}

Where: Chill & Chai Cafe @ Khoj, S-17 Khirkee Extension

Good France Festival | Re-imagining French cuisine

When: 19th Mar, 7pm onwards

Where: A – 57, 58, 59 Moolchand Market, Defence Colony

Price: INR 1500+ taxes {with alcohol}

NDMC Palate Mini 2015 | Experience a host of restaurant pop-ups

When: 13th Mar- 15th Mar, 1pm – 11pm

Where: Nehru Park

Dariya Dil Dukaan |A pop up gift shop and organic Andhra cuisine by Kiran Bhushi

When: 15th Mar, 12pm- 4pm

Where: D-59, Nirvaaha, Defence Colony

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12 Angry Men

THEATRE

“Ticket To Heaven” | English comedy play

When: 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: M.L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise De Delhi, 72, Lodhi Estate

“Chand Kisi Ka Kab Hota Hai” | Presented by Natya Kiran Manch, Hindi Play

When: 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

“Comedy About The End of the World” | English Play

When: 14th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

“12 Angry Men” | English play based on the teleplay by Reginald Rose

When: 14th Mar and 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

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#unexhibition

ART & EXHIBITIONS

#unexhibition | The Portret Project

When: 23rd Mar – 28th Mar, 6pm – 12am

Where: 9 & 12A, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

Temporary Exhibition: Nauras: The Many Arts of the Deccan | Curated by Dr. Preeti Bahadur and Dr. Kavita Singh

When: 28 Jan – 20 Mar, 10am – 5pm {closed on Mondays and public holidays}

Where: National Museum, Janpath

“Kairi” | Exhibition and Sale of Textiles for Summer presented by Delhi Crafts Council

When: 12th Mar- 14th Mar, 11am-7pm

Where: Aga Khan Hall, 6 Bhagwaan Daas Road

“Silk Route – Howrah to New Delhi” | An art exhibition by artist Uma Bardhan

When: 1st Mar – 31st Mar, 11am – 6pm

Where: Beanstalk, Galaxy Hotel, NH – 8, Sector – 15, Part – II, Gurgaon

“The Art of Chess” | Presented by Apparao Galleries & The Lodhi

When: 22nd Jan – 30th Mar, 10am – 6pm

Where: Apparao Galleries, The Lodhi, Lodhi Road

“Birds Of Delhi” | An exhibition of photographs by Prerna Jain

When: 1st Mar – 31st Mar, 10am – 8pm

Where: Delhi O Delhi Foyer, India Habitat Centre (IHC), Lodhi Road

“Untimely Calendar : Raqs Media Collective” | Presented by National Gallery of Modern Art

When: 18th Dec – 29th Mar

Where: National Gallery of Modern Art {NGMA}, Jaipur House, India Gate

‘Excavations/Eruptions’ – the latest group show | Curated by leading art critic and curator Yashodhara Dalmia

When: 26 Feb – 25 Mar

Where: Vadehra Art Gallery, D – 53, Defence Colony

S.H. Raza’s Solo Show ‘Aarambh’ | Presented on the eve of his 93rd birthday

When: 22 Feb – 18 Mar

Where: Vadehra Art Gallery, D – 53, Defence Colony

Layers of wind, lines of time | A solo exhibition of recent works by Alwar Balasubramaniam

When: 27th Jan – 2nd May

Where: Talwar Gallery, Neeti Bagh

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The Curtain Call Productions

COMEDY

International Comedy Night | With Kristel Zweers and Bob Mclaren

When: 10th Mar, 8.30pm

Where: Summerhouse Cafe, Aurobindo Place market

The Curtain Call Productions | Stand up open mic comedy

When: 15th Mar, 6pm

Where: 9A & 12, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

Stand-Up Comedy | Nishant Tanwar, Zakir Khan, Vasu Primlani

When: 12th Mar and 15th Mar, 7.30pm – 9pm

Where: Manhattan, 1st Floor Global Foyer Mall, Sec-43,Golf Course Road, Gurgaon

“Papa CJ- Naked {Work in progress}” | English Stand-up comedy.

When: 15th Mar, 8.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

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Trippy Tuesdays

MUSIC & GIGS

Trippy Tuesdays | A mid-week music event bringing together different genres of music and different artists performing at each session.

When: Starting 17th Feb, twice a month

Where: Barsoom, Hauz Khas Village

Levi’s Presents 501 Friday | With the F16’s and Madboy/Mink playing live

When: 13th Mar

Where: 9 & 12A, 3rd floor, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

SXSW 2015 | With Hashback Hashish, United Machines and Lifafa live

When: 14th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: Barsoom, Hauz Khas Village

Delhi Drum Circle | Jamming at Hauz Khas Social

When: 22nd Mar, 4pm-6pm

Where: 9A &12, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

Louder Than a Bomb | Presented by Delhi Poetry Slam

When: 15th Mar, 4pm onwards

Where: Pamphilos, N-8, N Block market, GK1

SundaYibe at Anya Hotel Gurgaon | Newly launched Poolside cocktail lounge Tapas Bar called Yibe with live sets by Curtain Blue, SHFT, Audio Phobia and Calmchor

When: 22nd Mar

Where: Yibe, Anya Hotel Gurgaon, 42, Golfcourse Road, DLF 5, Gurgaon

Gigs @ Camino | DJ Minaz spinning the best of house, trance and commercial music

When: 20th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: M-13,M-Block Market, GK2

HVOB, Nicholson & Fuzzy Logic, Moniker {DJ} | Presented by Wild City

When: 19th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: 9 & 12 A, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

Border Movement Lounge | With TPMST and Else If performing

When: 18th Mar, 6.30pm- 10pm

Where: Max Mueller Bhavan, 3 Kasturba Gandhi Marg

Rohan Kale and Mister.K Live | Deep house lovers unite

When: 13th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: Fio Cookhouse, Epicuria

DJ SA Live | Spinning some tunes at Raasta

When: 13th Mar, 8pm

Where: 30 A, Raasta, Hauz Khas Village

Digital Mela | Featuring DJ Uri, MadStarBase, Invisible + MC Eucalips

When: 20th Mar, 9pm

Where: Summer House Cafe, Aurobindo Place market

“Mehfil” an evening of music | By Agra gharana vocalist Janab Waseem Ahmed Khan {Khayal}

When: 13th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: C. D. Deshmukh Auditorium, Main Building, India International Centre {IIC}, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate

Global Cultural Foundation presents “Old Melodies of K.L Sehgal” | An evening of music by eminent artists of NCR

When: 12th Mar, 7.30pm

Where : Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

“Esharêh” | Presented by Alliance Française de Delhi

When: 11th Mar, 7pm

Where : M.L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise De Delhi, 72, Lodhi Estate

The Pilgrim | Live gig

When: 13th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: 26, Level II, Kailash Colony market

“Krishna Rang” Flute recital | By Pt.Ajay Prasanna & Light Classical vocal recital by Vidhi Sharma & Kathak recital by Mahua Shankar

When: 10th Mar, 7pm onwards

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre {IHC}, Lodhi Road

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Bharatanatyam recital by Radhika Shetty

DANCE

Tango Workshop | For beginners & intermediates; by Kiran Sawhney

When: 14th Mar, 15th Mar, 21st Mar, 22nd Mar, 5.30pm and 7pm

Where: Instituto Cervantes, 48, Hanuman Road, Connaught Place

“Jashn-E-Rekhta : Celebrating Urdu” | Celebrating the spirit of the language Urdu

When: 13th March, 7pm; 14th Mar and 15th Mar, 11.30am

Where: Main Building, India International Centre {IIC}, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate

“Nritya Bharati” | A festival of Indian classical dance

When: 13th March, 14th Mar and 15th Mar, 6.30pm onwards

Where: Kamani Auditorium, Copernicus Marg, Mandi House

17th National Festival of Creative Arts | Presented by Impresario India

When: 11th March, 12th Mar and 13th Mar, 7pm onwards

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre {IHC}, Lodhi Road

“Divyarpanam – Surrender to the Divine” | Offering to the Divine through Dance in Bharatanatyam Margam format by Radhika Shetty

When: 11th March, 7.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

Bharatanatyam recital by Radhika Shetty | Disciple of Sharadamani Shekar & Padmini Ramachandran

When: 9th March, 7pm

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre {IHC}, Lodhi Road

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Mechanics & Robotics

OTHER

 “Mechanics & Robotics” | A workshop for 8 to 12 year old children

When: Till 28th Mar, 5pm – 6.30pm

Where: RoboClub, B14, Lower Ground, Chirag Enclave, Opp. Nehru Place

NGMA Instawalk | The Delhi Chapter- paste your Instagram handles on their event page, and get ready for a Nat Geo experience {20 winners will be picked, details here.}

When: 21st Mar, 7.45am

WHAT WE’LL BE TRYING THIS FORTNIGHT

Happy Tripping and Airbnb’s Contest | All you have to do is share your Airbnb experience! Log onto the Happy Tripping website here, add the hyperlink of the Airbnb property you stayed at and share it on your social media with the hashtags #Airbnb and #happytripping. Apart from that, add your referral code on their Invite Friends page here, and then you’re done! You stand to win a voucher of upto INR 25,000!

When: Till 27th Mar

Check out where to register, here.