Here is a compilation of all the fun-filled Delhi events in April and May covering travel, culture, arts and music. From now on, my website will give you a weekly overview of these. Stay tuned.
Delhi events in April and May-Photography
1. Framing The Living Traditions. Venue- India International Center, Max Mueller Marg,
This event is a collaborative showcase from 5 photographers under the aegis of Neel Dongre Awards and Grants for Excellence in Photography. These photographers will present different living conditions through distinctive artistic styles.
Time and Date- Till May 2, 6.30 p.m
2. Objectif Sport, Galleries Romain Roland, Alliance Francaise
This Delhi event showcases photographs from many non-professional photographers who were invited to illustrate a sport of their country which best represented its national ethos and values. These photographs were selected in a competition among 108 photographers from 50 different countries.
Time and Date- On until May 5, 11 am- 8 pm
Delhi events in April and May- Theater
1. A Walk in the Woods- Siri Fort, August Kranti Marg
This drama is a part of the Delhi Theatre Festival which starts from April 29. Expect some scintillating performances in this Festival from the likes of Naseeruddin Shah, Rajit Kapur, Deepti Naval and Saurabh Shukla.
There are a few other performances as well like Barff, starring Saurabh Shukla and Ek Mulaqat.
Time and Date- 2 pm, April 29-30. Some performances start at 7 pm.
2. Hello !Cab, Alliance Francaise, Lodhi Estate
What happens when a woman who has lost everything in a communal riot takes to driving radio cabs? Watch this riveting drama directed by Basab Bhattacharya.
Time and Date- 7.45 pm, April 28. Tickets cost Rs. 245/-
3. Jugaad (Hindi Comedy), LTG Auditorium, Copernicus Marg
Two friends, Ravi and Charkha have to lie about their marital status to get a rented accommodation. This comedy show will leave you breathless with laughter. This drama is directed by Dinesh Ahlawat.
Time and Date- 7 pm, April 29. Tickets- Rs. 300, 200 and 100
4. Kanjoos Miyan Deewane (Hindi comedy), LTG Auditorium, Copernicus Marg
Do you want to shake off all that stress that has built up in your head this week? How about trying this excellent comedy show that tells us about the romantic liaisons of Mirza Sakhawat with Maryam?
Time and date- 7 pm, April 29.Tickets- Rs. 500, 300, 200 and 100.
5. Noor (Hindi drama), Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Center, Lodhi Road
Watch this captivating drama of Noor and her niece, Mumtaz who maneuver their ways in a world of men and reach to the top! This drama is directed by Faisal Alkazi.
Time and date- 4.30 pm, April 29. Tickets- Rs. 200 onwards
6. Rant of the Pant (Stand up comedy), Pearey Lal Bhawan, ITO
Stand up comedian Sourabh Pant rants and rails about Trump, Modi pollution, corruption, Rahul Gandhi, other comedians, population control etc. Watch Pant bring down the audience in laughter.
Time and Date- 7, pm, April 30
7. Raavan ki Ramayan ( Hindi drama), Shri Ram Center, Safdar Hashmi Marg
Directed by Satya Kaushik, this drama has a unique take on Raavan. A just and virtuous king sets out to avenge the outrage modesty of his sister. However, on his way, he falls for the charms of an abducted woman who shows defiance and boldness in her precarious state. Ultimately, this king pushes his kingdom in a war against the will of his subjects and ministers.
Delhi events in April and May-Travel
1. Odisha Parva
If you are interested in good food, heritage, music and travel, then you should go the Odisha Parva held at the India Gate lawns. This event is organized by the Odiya Samaj and will showcase the art, craft, music, theater and other fine aspects Odisha.
Time and Date- 5 pm-10 pm, April 29- May 1.
Do you have an interesting Delhi event to share with me? Please write to me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I shall feature it next week.
Thanks and have a great weekend.