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Friday, 22 September
Venue: Whistling Woods International, Film City, Goregaon E
Scheduled for September 22-23, 2017, Celebrate Cinema is a platform to rub shoulders with the best of the industry experts and learn about the artistic, technical and commercial aspects of the media and entertainment industry.
An open-for-all event for all cinema lovers and enthusiasts, aspiring filmmakers, media and fashion professionals, where one gets the opportunity to attend workshops, screenings, various contests and celebrity panel discussions.
The event will host workshops on close to 20 aspects of filmmaking: editing, lighting, song picturisation, voice overs and dubbing and also kids’ workshops.
Now in its 6th year, Celebrate Cinema has witnessed the presence of the likes of Amole Gupte, A.R. Rahman, Farhan Akhtar, Gauri Shinde, Gulzaar, Hema Malini, Ranveer Singh, Rekha, Shabana Azmi, Sonu Nigam, Vidya Balan, Vishal Bhardwaj and Zoya Akhtar.
Saturday 23 September
Grow Your own Microgreens
SHARAN MUMBAI CENTRE, Andheri W
Timing: 3 – 5 pm
Learn how to grow delicious gourmet style microgreens in a variety of flavours and colours with Savio Souza from The Green Education Organization (GEO). True beauty of these superfoods are quick harvesting times, high nutrient density, easy management, totally organic and require very less space to grow.
Microgreens can be used in smoothies, salads, sandwiches, soups and also as jewellery on your favourite dishes!
Charges include a free kit.
Calligraphy Made Easy Workshop
Venue: Lokhandwala Complex Andheri West
Timing: 2 – 6.30 pm
1)Teaching basic and intermediate calligraphy
2) Handwriting Improvement techniques
3)Different types of font ( handwriting)
A copy of a book is complimentary for all students who enrol.
Effective communication through story-telling: A workshop for kids
Venue: The Little House, Versova
Timing: 10 am
They tell tales about everything under the sun, every little thing that affects humanity. Telling tales is a great way to build communication & community. Stories are the most effective way of making sense of the 3Es: Environment, Ethics & Emotions.
This 12-session workshop aims to build effective communication skills for kids through the art of story-telling. It will be done through 8 stories and will end a finale – an open mic presentation by the kids.
Green Initiative at #VersovaSocial
Venue: Versova Social
Timing: 11 am – 1 pm
Hosted By- iKheti
Indoor air pollutants have been ranked among the top 5 environmental risks to public health. Adding a potted plant to a room/office has been shown to reduce variety of toxic compounds. In this workshop each individual gets to make his or her own bowl planter.
We play with NASA-certified indoor plants that help to freshen up your space by absorbing the toxins around you and beautify your desk at the same time.
– Glass bowl
– One indoor plant per participant
– Miniature figurine
– Soil and sand
– Workshop conducting charges
Manshaa Ki Shaadi
Venue: CLAP, Malad W
Timing: 5.30 pm
Manshsa Ki Shaadi takes the funny route into the life of Dulari Tiwari, a middle-aged Indian housewife, whose daughter Manshaa is about to get married. Years of prayers and fasts have finally borne fruit for Dulari but weddings are such fragile things.
A riot of laughter and wit, Manshaa Ki Shaadi unfolds the delicate drama of a mother-daughter relationship. While Dulari is determined to see Manshaa settled in a wedlock, Manshaa has other plans.
Using a basic set and traditional wedding music, the play creates the ambiance of a middle-class Indian wedding home. And before you know, you become baraatis – the guests at the wedding.
Director: Zameer Kamble
Artist: Aarti Tiwari
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Venue: Creative Minds, Goregaon E
Timing: 10.30 am
It is a predominant practice to stage Ramleela during Dussehra in India. For students to experience this masterpiece of the oral and intangible heritage Grooming Babies has produced a dramatised version with puppet characters.
The show depicts the journey of Ram, his wife Sita and brother Laxman after being banished from their kingdom Ayodhya; their encounter with Lanka’s king Ravan resulting in the ten-day battle and Rams triumph. A day marked by the celebration, Dussehra, follows.
The story has been simplified for a young audience and the narration is brought alive through dramatisation of handcrafted puppet characters, background music, interactivity and humour.
Sunday, September 24
Run To Give 2017
Venue: The Westin Mumbai Garden City, Goregaon E
Timing: 6.15 am
Four Points By Sheraton Navi Mumbai, Vashi is organising this run. Run To Give 2017 is the annual charity fundraising run-a-thon. The event will run simultaneously with 206 Marriott hotels across Asia Pacific!
Flag off point: The Westin, Mumbai.
Distance: 5 KMs
Reporting time: 6.15 am, starting time: 7 am
All run packages include:
– Participation fee for one (1) person
– Running T-shirt (T-shirt size availability will be based on first-come- first-served basis)
To register call: 8879788816
Cycle Ride to Aarey Colony with Mumbai-Rangers
Venue: Aarey Colony, Goregaon E
Timing: 6.30 am
Cycling level: Easy
Total ride approximately 15 kms
Itinerary for the Cycle Ride:
Reporting at Oberoi Mall at 6.30 am sharp
Tour Aarey Colony
Rest And fun time near the lake
Ride Back to Oberoi Mall
Ride ends at 9.30 am
For Registration call Amit Bhadouria: 9819299164/9819338378
Bhil Painting on Canvas Bag
Venue: Doolally Taproom, Andheri
Timing: 11 am – 2 pm
The rich cultural tradition of the Bhils of Madhya Pradesh is manifest in their rituals, their songs and dances, their community deities, tattoos, myths and lore. Their homes reveal an innate sense of aesthetics. Walls are plastered every year and decorated with clay relief work, mittichitra, and paintings.
Material used for painting are simple, homemade – pigments extracted from the leaves and flowers of various plants, daubed on with brushes made of rag or a cotton swabs fastened to twigs of neem. But today these colours are replaced with Acrylic colours .It’s an interesting play of colours creating dotted illusions.
All materials will be provided at this workshop.
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