Go and do: The best of the weekend, served hot

Mar 01, 2014, 10:30 IST | Th Guide Team

Jumpstart your fitness regime by participating in a Parkour workout, practice Yoga by the sea, watch a broadway-style musical plus other activities that you can indulge in this weekend

Sunday special
Jump to fitness


1 pm Join Mumbai-based parkour group Free Souls for the Fort Run — a parkour and freerunning mega Jam at the Borivli National Park today. The group conducts parkour classes every week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays in Andheri-Lokhandwala and Bandra.
At Near Kanheri Caves, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivli.
Entry Free

Robotics for the young
2 pm Take your kids for a special robotics workshop where they will not only learn how to build robots but also get to play a round of a super fun drag racing at the venue. The activity will be divided in two age groups — seven to nine years and nine to 14 years.
At Hoop Plaza at Smaaash, Kamala Mills, Lower Parel.
Fees Rs 800 
Call 9930056255

Musical confluence
5 pm Renowned flautist Ronu Majumdar will pay tribute to Pandit Ravi Shankar in a special musical concert, titled Triveni, featuring a performance of sitar, flute and tabla. Rooted into the same Maihar Gharana as Shankar, Majumdar’s music is very popular among the younger generation. 
At Ravindra Natya Mandir, Sayani Marg, Prabhadevi.
Call 24365990

Act for awareness

5.30 pm Join theatre artiste Maya Krishna Rao for the Mumbai debut of her powerful monologue, Walk, created as a response against the horrific gang rape of December 2012 in New Delhi.
At Cafe Zoe, Mathuradas Mill Compound, NM Joshi Marg, Century Mills, Lower Parel.
Call 24902066
Entry Rs 750 and Rs 500

Tribal handicrafts


10 am Head to a special exhibition cum sale of Folk and tribal art and craft from all over India. You can also take part in workshops, demos and talks by the artisans and experts from the field.
On Today
At Coomaraswamy Hall, Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Kala Ghoda, Fort.
Entry Free

A Last Adieu

Film screening

4 pm Films Division has organised a screening of the film, A Last Adieu, a film on the legendary Indian documentary filmmaker Sukhdev. Directed by his daughter Shabnam Sukhdev, the film explores his professional life as well as personal relations.
On Today
At RR Theatre, tenth floor, Films Division, Pedder Road.
Entry Free

All weekend
Yoga By the Sea


7 am Participate in a variety of fitness programmes at Yoga By the Sea. Visitors can attend a series of free interactive yoga workshops in morning as well as evening.
On Today and March 2
At Carter Road Promenade, Carter Road, Bandra.
Entry Free

Beauty and the Beast

2 pm Catch this Broadway style musical based on the classic fairytale, Beauty and the Beast. Adapted and Directed by Vishaal Asrani and Jiji Subi this musical is a complete family entertainer with stunning costumes and foot tapping.
On Today and March 2
At Canvas Laugh Factory, Palladium, Lower Parel.
Call 43485000
Entry Rs 750 per person

All about Jazz

6.15 pm Temperance presents a Contemporary Jazz workshop with dance director Amey Mehta. He will introduce some of the techniques and routines that he learnt on his recent trip to Broadway Dance Center, New York.
On Today and March 2
At Temperance, St Xaverian Court, Sherly Rajan Road, near Rizvi College of Hotel Management, Bandra (W).
Call 9819487651
Fee Rs 750

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