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The Art of Banksy and more: Celebrating street art across the world

With an eye on notable festivals, we look at global hotspots that celebrate street art as a potent medium for social change.

Published on 13th July 2018
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British Council celebrates 70th-anniversary with High Kicks performance

A live recital by violinist K Jyothi and guitarist Irwin Victoria, along with a fusion music experience by Chennai-based Mix The City, is sure to entertain audiences.

Published on 29th June 2018
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Summer camp at British Council

Enroll your children for a camp at British Council summer school to help them discover their creativity. The course will have a mix of games, projects, drama, and various communication activities.

Published on 18th May 2018
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Screening of 20,000 Days on Earth

Rock riot

Published on 22nd February 2018

Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018 - where Business met Fashion

With bold fashion statements and meaningful discussions on game-changing trends, Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2018 left an impact on everyone who witnessed the grand event.

Published on 19th February 2018
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Jaipur Lit Fest 2018 to feature dazzling Heritage Evenings 

It is described as the ‘greatest literary show on Earth’ and the ‘Kumbh of literature’, the Jaipur Literature Festival is a sumptuous feast of ideas.

Published on 17th January 2018
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'Chennai is a magnet of culture': In conversation with Bharat Joshi

British Deputy High Commissioner Chennai Bharat Joshi gives us his overview of the city’s growing role on the cultural map. 

Published on 15th January 2018
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Algebra of Listening blends Carnatic music with contemporary sound art

The project is curated by Mark Fell, with Nakul Krishnamurthy and Rian Treanor

Published on 15th December 2017
Still from Shiraz: A Romance of India

Restored Indian silent film gets live score by Anoushka Shankar

Restored Indian silent film Shiraz: A Romance of India has been given a live score performed by British Indian sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar.

Published on 31st October 2017
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Durga Puja in Bengal with trans-boundary trysts and twists

Geopolitical tensions notwithstanding, slices of soft diplomacy and globalisation are on show in a clutch of pandals (marquees) in the state.

Published on 21st September 2017

British Council's 'Mix the Body' to let users choreograph dance on phones

Adding to its range of 'Mix' digital cultural products, the British Council will launch 'Mix the Body' platform through which users will be able to choreograph unique dance sequences

Published on 16th September 2017
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In seventh heaven: Crowdsourced arts project, The Saptan Story

Seven artists from the UK and India come together for a unique crwodsourced digital arts project

Published on 30th August 2017
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Beat the heat with these summer camps in Chennai

From bird-spotting near the Jog Falls to enacting plays based on Roald Dahl’s works, this summer is going to be a busy one for kids
 

Published on 3rd April 2017

The Madras Players brings a new adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet

The city-based theatre group is set to revive Shakespearean love in Michael Muthu’s latest presentation

Published on 3rd March 2017
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Chennai's Picks of the week: February 24 to March 2

Things to do, events, workshops and exhibitions

Published on 1st March 2017

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