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Food

Written by Monday, 29 July 2013 13:18

food

 

Anniversary menu

 

Be a part of the celebrations as LikeThatOnly celebrates its first anniversary and introduces a special tasting menu. You can start with caesar’s salad with tempura prawns, smoked clam chowder with lemongrass and chilli, chicken liver pate with raspberry gel and more.

 

LikeThatOnly, #14/31A- Hagadur Road (Behind Forum Value Mall), Whitefield, till August 3

 


 

Lazy brunch

 

This Sunday head out with your family to a Sunday brunch that offers dishes from Portugal, Orissa and Cambodia. Choose from options like Portuguese punched potato, lok lak, posto bara and more.

 

Latitude, Vivanta by Taj, Whitefield, July 28

 


 

Bond over brunch

 

Celebrate Parents’ Day as you head out to have a meal together this Sunday. Choose form a wide range of cuisines and pair them with your favourite drink. Priced at Rs 1,493 per head.

 

GAD, #66, Gateway Hotel, Residency Road, July 28

laugh out loud

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 11:03

aaaLaugh till it hurts: This is one show that you wouldn’t want to miss. Stand up comedians will take the city headlong this weekend. Neville Shah, Rohan Joshi and Atul Khatri bowl one googly after another that will have you in splits. Opus, 4, 1st Main, Chakravarthy Layout Palace Cross Road, Sankey Road, July 12, 9 pm 9008303330 Opus In the Creek, Mahadevapura, Brookefields Road, Whitefield, July 13, 9 pm 40943031 Barleyz, 2/3, 80 feet Road, Sony Signal, Koramangala, July 14, 9 pm

 

Music with laughter: Watch Kanan Gill, who is called the sensational sardar and the musical mallu, Kenneth Sebastian spin some funny tales along with some music. The event will be hosted by Sanjay Manaktala. bFlat, 100 Feet Road, Above ING Bank, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, July 13, 8.30 pm 25278361

film

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:55

sssBhaag Milkha Bhaag Hindi Based on the life of athlete Milkha Singh, the film explores the life of the Flying Sikh, his loss and his gains in the field of sports. It also focuses on his personal life where he lost his family in a bloody massacre in Pakistan and his love interest who played a very important role in his life. Directed by Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra, the film stars Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor and Dalip Tahil in the lead. Q Cinemas, Whitefield- 10 am, 1.20 pm, 3.10, 6.30, 9.50 Innovative Multiples, Marathahalli- 11 am, 2.30 pm, 6, 9.30 Rex Theatre- 10.25 am, 4.15 pm Vision Cinemas- 1 pm, 6, 9.30 Cauvery Theatre, Sankey Road- 6 pm, 9.30 Urvashi Theatre 4K Cinemas- 10.30 am, 1.30 pm Gopalan Cinemas, Bannerghatta Road- 10 am, 6.30 pm, 9.15 Gopalan Cinemas, Mysore Road- 10 am, 3.05 pm, 9.30 Everest Theatre- 11 am, 2.30 pm, 6, 9.30

 

Sixteen Hindi The film is based on the lives of school kids who fall prey to the charms of the modern life. The story of innocence lost at an early age, Sixteen portrays life in modern society where children are not innocent as they used to be. It is a story of love, betrayal, internet, page 3 and television. Directed by Raj Purohit, it has Izabelle Leite, Mehak Manwani, Wamiqa Gabbi, Rohan Mehra and Zakir Hussain in the cast. Vision Cinemas- 10 am Q Cinemas, Whitefield- 10.15 am, 7.15 Gopalan Mall, Old Madras Road- 3.30 pm

 

Pacific Rim English When groups of monsters known as Kaiju emerge from the sea, there is a threat to humanity and the surroundings. To fight the giant Kaiju, a special weapon is built, robots that are controlled by two pilots who are locked in a neural bridge. Unable to fight the monster, the next option that they seek is to take the help from a former pilot and a trainee. Will they succeed? Directed by Guillermo del Toro, it has Robert Kazinsky, Brad William Henke and Burn Gorman in the lead. Q Cinemas, Whitefield- 10 am, 12.40 pm, 6.30, 9.30 Innovative Multiplex, Marathahalli- 4.30 pm, 10 Rex Theatre- 7. 35 pm Vision Cinemas- 10.30 am, 4.15 pm Cauvery Theatre, Sankey Road- 11.30 am, 2.30 pm Gopalan Cinemas, Bannerghatta Road- 10 am, 3 pm, 7.20

 

Whistle Kannada This love story loaded with action stunts has Chiranjeevi Sarja and Praneetha in the lead. Directed by Santhosh Raj, the music is composed by Joshua Sridhar. Triveni- 10.30 am, 1.30 pm, 4.30,7. 30 Veerabhadreshwara- 10.30 am, 1.30 pm 4.30, 7.30

 

Ale Kannada Directed by Adhath, this love story features Tanush and Harshika Poonachcha. Music is composed by Mano Murthy. Navarang- 10.30 am, 1.30 pm, 4.30, 7.30

theatre galore

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:55

aaaOperation Theatre: Opus brings you Operation Theatre, an evening where four short plays take the centre stage. Tickets for the plays are priced at Rs 220.

 

Fate’s Steady Hands Presented by Dramanon, this comedy is about Sam, who is standing in Richard’s office wearing just one shoe and eager to tell him something.

 

A No Play Presented by Dramanon, A No Play is written by Sarah Provost and has Sharanya Ramprakash and Nakul Bhalla.

 

Left Or Right Performed by Tahatto, Left Or Right has Prashanth and Venkat Raghavan Srinivasan.

 

Aaina A flvaour of rural India, Aaina is an account of a time before the mirror. It has Kamal Pruthi and is presented by Museum Theatre. Opus, 4, 1st Main, Chakravarthy Layout Palace Cross Road, Sankey Road, July 13 7. 30 pm 9008303330

theatre

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:44

aaa12 Inches: From the makers of Love, Sex and Mocha and Sex, Likes and Pokes comes another satirical piece, 12 Inches. The play is about the objectification of men. It is about Siddharth and his 12 inches that get in the way of his relationship and instead of a blessing turn out to be a curse. The play is written by Chaitanya and directed by Abhishek Verma. Alliance Francaise de Bangalore, Thimmaiah Road, Opposite UNI Building, Vasanthnagar, 41231345

 

Purushasukta-A multilingual Play: Purushasukta is a popular hymn found in the Vedas and is recited at many rituals. This hymn is about the Supreme Being who permeates the universe. The world is constantly changing because it is created and destroyed every moment. A dance drama, Purushasukta is directed by Joseph John and has Vasudev, Charan CS and others. Ranga Shankara, No. 36/2, 8th Cross, 2nd Phase, JP Nagar, July 14, 3.30 pm and 7.30 pm 26493982

 

Samsa: Samsa, a one-man show is about the life of Saami Venkatadri Iyer alias Samsa, a Kannada playwright of the 20th century. The play is about Samsa, his life, his moods, his dilemmas and struggles. It is written, directed and performed by Srinivasa Prabhu. Ranga Shankara, No. 36/2, 8th Cross, 2nd Phase, JP Nagar, July 17, 7.30 pm 26493982

 

aaNoises off: A comedy, Noises Off is about an ambitious director and his group of notso- talented-actors and aims at revealing what a disastrous show can be. The cast and crew are putting together a silly sex comedy titled, Nothing On which has sardines fly, lovers frolic, doors slam, clothes tossed away and many such funny moments. The play is directed by Atul Kumar and is performed by The Company Theatre. Ranga Shankara, No. 36/2, 8th Cross, 2nd Phase, JP Nagar, July 18 to 20, 7.30 pm and July 21, 3.30 pm and 7.30 pm 26493982

 

Acting workshop: WeMove Theatre brings to you a two-day general acting workshop where you can hone your acting skills. The final day of the workshop will end with a performance by the students. We Are Here, #57, 3rd floor, 6th main, 6th cross, Nagendra Block, Near PES PU College, Above Coffee Day, Hanumanthanagar, July 14 and 15

food

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:43

aaaLunchtime fun: Enjoy a five-course menu that has a variety of salads, soups, desserts, pizzas, unlimited starters and main course. This weekday lunch buffet is priced at Rs 349 plus taxes. The Island, 380, 80 feet Road, Indiranagar, weekdays

 

Make your own pizza: This weekend, put on your chef’s hat and let your cooking skills take over. Learn to make pizza from the scratch. Right from preparing the dough, the sauce and the baking, at this workshop you can learn it all. Muse Terrace Lounge, 1206, Manan Arcade 100ft Road, Second and Third Floor, Indiranagar, July 13 9686682924

 

Flavours of the South: Explore the culinary world of South India this weekend with Chef Amit Wadhwan at this cooking demo. Learn to prepare prawns with cashew and coconut curry in Andhra style, chicken sukkha from Mangalore, Hyderabad’s mirch baigan ka salan and more. The Oberoi, 37-39, MG Road, July 13, 10.30 am 9341123330

 

sssKebabs and beer: Sink your teeth into a variety of kebabs at the Kebabeer Festival. Choose from a variety of kebabs like mango murgh tikka, chicken and pineapple kebab, grilled pomfret, banana pomegranate sheek, makai mango sheekh and aloo ke garley along with beer of your choice. Moksha, Vaishnavi Residency, #67, Kanakpura Main Road, till July 14

 

This weekend head out to the Shiifuudo festival. Here you can try out a variety of sushi like salmon and avocado temaki, maguro temaki, and main course like rock lobster grilled with lemon garlic soy, grilled Japanese scallops and more. Teppan Japanese Grill and Sushi Bar, #1, Ulsoor Road, till July 14 32569029

 

Fun at brunch: Make the most of your weekend as The Park offers you a day full of relaxation and fun. Witness a live and interactive cooking demo with Chef Aditya Bal as you feast on some of the specialities. The Park Hotel, 14/7, MG Road, July 14 25594666

plan your weekend

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:35

sasaaaThe Storywallahs are here: If your love for stories has not faded even in adulthood, then head out to Atta Galata for an evening of storytelling. Bangalore based storytelling company, Storywallahs is back with ‘An evening with the storywallahs’. They aim to revive the age old act of storytelling through their story performances. They bring to you some popular and the lesser known stories from across the world. Open to all above five years of age. Atta Galata, #134, KHB Colony, 5th Block, Koramangala, July 13, 5 pm 9632510126

 

Twice the fun: Your energy levels are sure to reach sky high as DJ Hassan and DJ Sara spin their magic from behind the console. The duo will be playing some of the best and the latest Bollywood hits and commercial house this Saturday. So put your best foot forward and let your hair loose. iBar, The Park Hotel, 14/7, MG Road, July 13, 8.30 pm 25594666

music

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:35

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Rock in the house: Get your dose of rock music this weekend as Zedde will be performing in the city. The band, from Mumbai, has 2Blue on vocals, Claver on guitars, Chirayu on bass and Trevor on drums. Their first single Mumbai won the ‘Anthem of the year’ at the AVIMA (indie music awards) in 2010. Chowdaiah Memorial Hall, 16th Cross, 2nd Main Road, Malleswaram, July 18, 8 pm

 

Rock on: Lend your ears to Girish and The Chronicles this weekend. The band has Girish Pradhan on vocals, Suraz Karki on guitars, Yogesh Pradhan on bass guitar and Nagen Mongranti on drums. Their genre of music is mainly classic rock. bFlat, 100 Feet Road, Above ING Bank, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, July 12, 8.30 pm 25278361

 

Cheesy night: That’s just their name but The Family Cheese means serious business when it comes to music. Their music mainly shifts between blues rock and jazz fusion. bFlat, 100 Feet Road, Above ING Bank, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, July 14, 8.30 pm 25278361

 

aaA night of different tunes: Watch Allegro Fudge perform this weekend. Their music is an amalgamation of rock, pop, country, celtic, folk, jazz, classical and metal. Catch Saahas Patil on vocals, Jason Zachariah on piano, Anish Nadh on acoustic guitar and Shalini Mohan on bass Guitar. Bak Bak Bar, # 1, Kira Layout, Kormangala, July 12, 8.30 pm 9243777970

 

Jazzy evening: A night of soulful music, is what the Rex Rozario Quintet promises you. Their music includes genres like jazz standards, blues, Latin jazz, jazz rock and pop. Take 5, #54, MSK Plaza, Second Floor, 100 Feet Road, Inidiranagar, July 14, 8 pm 9972002106

retail therapy

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:07

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aaSale is back: Make the best of the sale season. Grab your shopping bags and shop at Vans’ stores where you can avail up to 50 per cent discount on footwear, apparel and accessories. Available at Vans, Forum Mall, Kormangala and Phoenix Market City, Whitefield

 

Neon is here: Let this year’s fashion fad raid your wardrobe. Add a dash of neon to your closet as you choose from Pop of Neon collection of dresses, scarves, accessories, clutches and more. The collection ranges between Rs 1,200 and Rs 5,699. Available at www.styletag.com

 

Look sensual: Shop till you drop at the Avirate Sensuality sale where you can avail up to 70 percent discount on dresses. Choose from a range of short or long dresses in a range of colours. Avirate, 12th Main, Indiranagar and UB City

 

Calling all bookworms: Make the most of the sale at Landmark this month. Choose from books, stationery, magazines, music, movies, toys, gaming, technology and more. Available at all Landmark stores, throughout this month

retail therapy

Written by Friday, 12 July 2013 10:07

aa

aaSale is back: Make the best of the sale season. Grab your shopping bags and shop at Vans’ stores where you can avail up to 50 per cent discount on footwear, apparel and accessories. Available at Vans, Forum Mall, Kormangala and Phoenix Market City, Whitefield

 

Neon is here: Let this year’s fashion fad raid your wardrobe. Add a dash of neon to your closet as you choose from Pop of Neon collection of dresses, scarves, accessories, clutches and more. The collection ranges between Rs 1,200 and Rs 5,699. Available at www.styletag.com

 

Look sensual: Shop till you drop at the Avirate Sensuality sale where you can avail up to 70 percent discount on dresses. Choose from a range of short or long dresses in a range of colours. Avirate, 12th Main, Indiranagar and UB City

 

Calling all bookworms: Make the most of the sale at Landmark this month. Choose from books, stationery, magazines, music, movies, toys, gaming, technology and more. Available at all Landmark stores, throughout this month

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