The Mumbai minute: Plan your weekend in 60 seconds

Jul 21, 2017, 11:19 IST | The Guide Team

Here's a roundup of all the events and activities happening around Mumbai that you can be a part of this weekend

Celebrate Radha's beauty
Catch a kathak performance by danseuse Gauri Diwakar and her troupe. They will be presenting Mugdha, which describes the beauty of Radha and her eternal love for Krishna.
TIME: 7 pm onwards
AT: Experimental Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
COST: Rs 200 onwards

Get your groove on
Get your weekend started by heading to the Madboy EP Launch. Dream Delite is the second EP by Imaad Shah (in pic), who goes by the moniker Madboy. The EP explores dreams and reality using synthesisers, surreal lyrics, hip-hop beats and soul-inspired vocals. The supporting act for the show will be Pulpy Shilpy (Gowri Jayakumar).
TIME: 9 pm onwards
AT: Bonobo, second floor, Kenilworth Mall, Phase 2, off Linking Road, Bandra West.
CALL: 26055050

Journey to Europe
Sample a new menu featuring additions such as Aged and Roasted Tenderloin Sandwich, Spicy Pulled Pork Burger, Smoked Bacon Pancake, and Macaroni and Cheese Crumble. End your meal with desserts like Tres Leches, Bacon Pie and Butter Cookies.
TIME: 9 am to 1 am
AT: Salt Water Cafe, Reclamation, Bandra West.
CALL: 30038129

Laugh out loud
Comedians Punit Pania and Mandar Bhide will come together for a show titled Mission 2 BHK, which is the story of a salaried employee hoping to book a flat in suburban Mumbai.
TIME: 7 pm onwards
AT: Brewbot, Morya Landmark 1, off New Link Road, Andheri West.
COST: Rs 350

Paint an umbrella
Learn to create beautiful Gond patterns on your umbrella at this workshop. Gond is a decorative art form practised by the Gondi tribe of Madhya Pradesh. Through the session, you will be taught how to use reference images to create your own vibrant designs on a white umbrella.
TIME: 1.30 pm to 5 pm
AT: Baaya Design, Raghuvanshi Mills, Lower Parel. TO REGISTER,
CALL: 24979463
COST: Rs 1,200

Stuff your face with sushi
Head to a three-day pop-up, where Japanese couple Yugo and Martha will come together to make healthy sushi rolls. They import soy sauce and seaweed and use local rice for the wraps, which are generously stuffed and reasonably priced.
TIME: 12 pm to 9 pm
AT: Blue Tokai, Unit 20-22, Laxmi Woollen Mill, Shakti Mills Lane, Mahalakshmi.
CALL: 9820095887

Watch a battle of emotions
Future Tense(d) is a satirical take on human emotions. Written by Reynold D'Sa and directed by Nishil Kamalan, the play dramatises a world where our emotions — Love, Lust, Jealousy, Sloth, Expectation, Disappointment, Anger, Promises and Time — come to life in a courtroom environment.
TIME: 9.30 pm onwards
AT: House of Wow, 10, Natraj Building, Hill Road, Bandra West.
CALL: 9930246031
COST: Rs 300

Become an author
Get started on your publishing journey with the help of bestselling author Sachin Garg. The four-hour workshop will cover all aspects of how to go about writing, and pitching your first book to the right publisher. Every participant will also get a one-on-one session with Garg at a later date.
TIME: 12 pm
AT: The Cuckoo Club, 5AA, Macronells Compound, Pali Hill, Bandra West.
COST: Rs 600

Have a late breakfast
Weekends call for indulgence, and what better way to do this than by tucking into a big breakfast after sleeping in all morning? The menu includes everything from waffles, pancakes and crepes to French toast, sausages, coolers and shakes. There are also healthy options like granola, oats, and smoothies.
TIME: 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm
AT: The Sassy Spoon, ground floor, Express Towers, Nariman Point.
CALL: 9920003500

Wake up to a party
Get an energetic start to your week by signing up for Grand Magicrise. This edition takes the Mumbai morning party scene up a notch with a bigger line-up of wellness sessions than before. There will be bachata, zumba, yoga, bollyswag, bellyjazz, masala bhangra, piloxing and more.
TIME: 7 am to 10 am
AT: AER, 1/136, 34th floor, Four Seasons, Dr E Moses Road, Worli.
CALL: 9820866657
ENTRY: Rs 750

Deal with the weekend

Relive your childhood
ongoing Celebrate the popular comic strip Peanuts and its iconic characters Snoopy, Charlie Brown and Lucy by picking up merchandise starting at Rs 49. Choose from mugs, T-shirts, and badges featuring quips and illustrations from the comic.

Tuck into vada pav
ongoing Enjoy the rains with a mug of steaming coffee and get a portion of piping hot vada pav on the house. You can also snuggle in your favourite corner and pick from a range of books and board games to while away the time.
TIME: 3.30 pm to 6 pm
AT: Madeira and Mime, Lake Boulevard Road, MHADA Colony 19, Powai.
CALL: 8828217070

Buy books by weight
till july 30 Pick up pre-owned books for as little as R50 for a kilo. Literature and popular fiction is available at R300, and includes titles by authors such as Douglas Adams, JK Rowling, Terry Pratchett, Dan Brown and Sophie Kinsella.
TIME: 8 am to 6 pm
AT: Butterfly Books, ground floor, Hansraj Pragji Building, off Dr E Moses Road, Worli.
CALL: 9821026234

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