Whether you’re craving comedy or some Vietnamese cuisine, our featured programs have you covered

sneak peek

After successful performances in Jaipur, Goa, Indore and other cities, the Indian Sneaker Festival is all set to make its debut in Bengaluru. On a mission to widen the streetwear market, the festival has brought a slew of homegrown streetwear and sneaker brands like Six5Six, Bomachi and Dead Bear to the city. ₹ 499. 25 September at 2 pm. At Beera Tap Room, Koramangala. Description: 41252456

in the headlines


The theatrical and STEM dance company is making a comeback with its offline series Kampani Kacheri. The series will feature MD Pallavi and Bindumalini Narayanaswamy in Desdemona Roopkam, a concert theater piece centered on the character of Desdemona in Shakespeare’s Othello. The performance will feature a mix of musical scores, dramatic scenes and spoken word poetry. ₹99. September 25 at 5.30 pm. Theatrical STEM Studio at Malleswaram. Description: 23348645

Saigon Migration

Hotel Royal Orchid Bangalore hosts a Vietnamese pop-up in its all-day dining restaurant, Limelight. A part of their Sunday brunch, the pop-up will include a variety of Vietnamese dishes including pomelo and shrimp salad, bok choy soup, Ho Chi Minh City style street pizza with rice peppers and pandan leaf flavored panna cotta. ₹1,600++. 25 September. On Old Airport Road. Description: 41783000

Elbow corner

Award-winning comedian, Kanan Gill, is back in town with his new show – is it? The artist started his career in comedy with Pretentious Movie Review in 2014. Soon, his sketch comedy was featured on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix. Check out his quick-witted social commentary and trend-informed observational jokes this weekend. ₹1,299. 24 and 25 September. at Bangalore International Center (BIC), Domlur. Description: 25359680

dance of divinity

Aahuti – featuring a mix of Sri Lanka’s Kandian dance and India’s Odissi – makes a stop in the city before embarking on a world tour. Designed and choreographed by Nrityagram Dance Ensemble and The Chitrasena Dance Company, the event intends to create a rhythmic dialogue with a series of musical performances. ₹500. September 25 at 7 pm. Chowdia Memorial Hall, Malleswaram. Description: 23445810

god in details

This Tuesday, Quiver Productions presents a production of the acclaimed drama God of Carnage. The play, originally written in French by Yasmina Reza, was translated into English by Christopher Hampton. The story revolves around two sets of parents who meet to discuss their feuding sons. But their conversation takes a different turn. ₹ 300. September 27-29, at 7.30 pm. Alliance Francaise, in Vasantnagar. Description: 7899562404

print correct

Raintree Store brings fusion wear brand bird back to the city. The thoughtfully designed pop-up will feature the label’s signature collection of hand-block prints on cotton, linen and mulmul. Shop for Sarees, Kurtas, Maxi & Mini Dresses, Blouses & Shirts. entrance fees. 23 and 24 September. On Sanke Road, Kumara Park East. Description: 22354396