Plan your weekend
We give you the complete lowdown on activities happening around Mumbai that you can be a part of
5 pm onwards If you thought Bachata was sexy, just wait until you experience the sensuality of Kizomba. The Salsa India team is Introducing Kizomba to Mumbai with their visiting instructor, Favian and Cynthia, who will conduct a beginners’ bootcamp.
On March 22 and 23
At Organised Studio, 14th Road, next to B-Blunt Saloon, opposite lane of Costa Coffee, Khar (W).
Lanes, red lights...
11 am to 7 pm Press photographer Sudharak Olwe is showcasing 11th Lane Kamathipura, a photo exhibition that showcases the plight and the living conditions of women working as sex workers. Olwe has been working on Kamathipura, Mumbai’s red light district, for more than a decade now.
Till March 26
At Jehangir Art Gallery, Fort.
9 am to 8 pm The Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL) in collaboration with Mumbai Rose Society has organised a Plant and Flower show. The fest will showcase 30 varieties of roses.
On March 22 and 23
At Mumbai International Airport Residential Colony, near Chakala Cigarette Factory, Andheri (E).
Leaders of tomorrow
11 am The Maharashtra Mitra Mandal Library is hosting a two-day workshop for the young citizens of Mumbai. It will delve on two key issues: filth and safety. For ages 10 and above.
On Today and tomorrow
At Maharashtra Mitra Mandal Library, Princess Building, Bandra (W).
Bangladesh on film
4 pm Watch He is Back and Television by filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki. He is Back covers the welcome given to Sheikh Mujibur Rehman at Delhi after his release from Pakistan and his return to Dhaka. Television tells the story of the negotiations around television in a water locked village.
At RR Theatre, Films Division of India, Pedder Road.
Tickle your funny bone
9.30 pm Whistling Woods, Bandra Base and Furtados are hosting Comedy Open Mic Night. It will provide a platform for upcoming and aspiring comedians in the city and will be emceed by Neville Shah. If you are keen on performing, bring along at least one friend and four minutes of original comedy script, and have the stage to yourself.
AT Bandra Base, 29th Road, One Block Off Waterfield Road, Bandra (W).
7 pm The Scent Of A Man is a riotous adult comedy on lust, lies and infidelity. The action, centres on two married couples — Nikhil, a successful advertising executive and his intelligent, but slightly neurotic wife Mallika, and Tupperware lady Ananya and her husband Partho, a teacher.
On March 23 at St Andrews Auditorium, Bandra (W).
Pool vault in Kalyan
12 pm Head to the Ariana Pool Party which will be hosted at Riverwinds Kalyan and promises to be a super start to sunny summers with delicious snacks, rain dance, flowing alcohol and music.
On March 23 call 33578343
Cost Stags and couple entries at 499; Entry free for girls