Weekend Events Summary

List of Interesting Weekend Events @ Chennai (Jan. 6,7 ’18)

***Arts & Culture***

@. Jan. 6, Sat, 6 P.M. – 7.30 P.M.: Sweating Saris – classical dance concert, inspired by a book at Spaces, Besant Nagar. More…

@. Jan 7, Sun, 4.00 P.M.: Abbas Cultural Presents Kalaivizha 2018 – Classical Music Concerts (season pass) at Kamarajar Arangam, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai. More… 

@. Jan 7, Sun, 5.00 P.M.: Mudhra 23rd Fine Arts Festival – classical music concert at Infosys Hall, Ramakrishna Mission School Campus, T.Nagar, Chennai. More…

***Books & Poetry***

@. Jan 10-Jan 22.: 41st Annual Chennai Book Fair at St.George’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Shenoy Nagar, Chennai. More…

***Business***

@. Jan 6, Sat, 3.00 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.: Women Entrepreneurs India – Business Meet at CEDAU, CPDE Building, Anna University, Chennai. More…

***Conversations & Heritage***

@. Jan 6, Sat, 4.00 P.M. to 7.00 P.M.: THT January Lecture Double Header on Kanchipuram Temples at Tamil Virtual Academy, Gandhi Mandapam Road, Chennai. More…

@. Jan. 7, Sun, 7 A.M.: Saints of Mylapore – Heritage Walk for Mylapore Festival from Hotel Karpagam International, Mylapore. More…

@. Jan. 7, Sun, 2.30 P.M.: YourQuote Solkappiyam 2.0 (Tamil Open Mic) at Artisans Lab, Mylapore. More…

***Drama, Standup & Shows***

@. Jan6, Sat, 5.00 P.M.: Chennai Art Theatre Presents “36 Vayadhinilae” Tamizh Stand-up Comedy at Alliance Francaise, Nungambakkam College Road, Chennai. More… 

@. Jan 6, Sat. 7.00 P.M. to 9.00 P.M.: Bhai Friends: A Secular (Standup) Comedy Show at Wandering Artist, R.A.Puram, Chennai. More…

@. Jan. 7, Sun, 4 P.M.: Dance Like a Man English Play at Alliance Francaise, Nungambakkam. More…

@. Jan 7, Sun, 7.30 P.M: Evam Presents New Material Nights stand up comedy show at Bay 146, Hotel Savera, Dr.Radha Krishnan Salai, Mylapore, Chennai. More…

***Exhibition & Conference***

@. Jan. 4 – 6, Thu – Sat, 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.: SRW India Water Expo @ Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam. More…

@. Jan. 5 – 7, Fri – Sun, 10.30 A.M. to 5.30 P.M.: New Year Shopping Festival – 2018 consumer exhibition at Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam. More…

@. Jan 6, Sat 8.00 P.M.: Pehnava pop up show/expo by Shuba Jagan at The English TeaRoom, Kasthuri Rangan Road, Alwarpet, Chennai. More…

***Music, Movies & Dance***

@. Interesting movies releasing in Chennai this weekend –

  • Tamil: Vidhi Madhi Ultaa (Janani Iyer, Rameez Raja)
  • English: Pitch Perfect 2; Insidious – The Last Key.

@. Jan. 6, Sat, 5 – 9 P.M.: The Casteless Collective – Music Concert (Tamil Rappers + Gana) at CSI Bains (Mat) Hr. Sec. School, Chennai – 10. More…

@. Jan 7, Sun, 2.30 P.M.: Adaludan Padalai Kettu cine music concert at Raja Annamalai Mandram, Broadway, Chennai. More…

@. Jan 7, Sun. 4.30 P.M. to 8.00 P.M.: Film Screening: The Big sleep (Howard Hawks, English 1946) at Panuval Bookstore, Thiruvalluvar Salai, Thiruvanmaiyur, Chennai. More…

@. Jan 7, Sun, 6.30 P.M.: Nadigar Thilagam Shivaji Ganesan Hits cine music concert at Raja Annamalai Mandram, Broadway, Chennai. More…

***Sports***

@. Jan 7, Sun, 6.00 A.M. to 8.00 A.M.: Decathlon Run Series – January Healthy Family Run at Decathlon, OMR Padur, Near Hindustan University, OMR, Chennai. More…

***Others***

@. Jan. 6, Sat, 3 P.M. to 6 P.M.: Rangoli Festival/Contest at The Metro Station, Thirumangalam Metro, Anna Nagar. More…

@. Jan 6 & 7, Sat & Sun, 9.00 A.M. to 10.oo P.M.: Sempulam/Chennai Livestock/Organic products fest at Ymca, Omr, Chennai. More…

@. Jan. 7, Sun, 7 A.M.: Street Photography Workshop – Mylapore near Kapaleeswarar Temple, Mylapore. More…

***Product of the Week***

$. Emotix Miko – India’s First Companion Robot for Kids that can talk and engage your child by itself! Check it out on Flipkart from here.

***News that went Viral in Chennai Last Week***

#. IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings Retain MS Dhoni And Suresh Raina

#. JUST IN: Chennai Super Kings to appoint Michael Hussey as batting coach

#. Chennai Woman Breaks Guinness World Record For Performing Yoga Nonstop For 5 Days

#. Rajinikanth announces his entry into politics: Top quotes from today’s speech

#. Tamil Couple Inspires Hundreds To Go Vegan

#. T Nagar’s Eloor library to shut shop after 27 years

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