Local artists bring comic relief to a tense world

Why the world needs more Slapsticks New work by artists Lipika Sen & Prabhjyot Majithia At the ‘NZ Sculpture on Shore 2018’ Fort Takapuna, 170 Vauxhall Rd, Narrow Neck, Auckland 0624In aid of Women’s Refuge Concluding on November 18, 2018 A Special Correspondent Contemporary artists Lipika Sen and Prabhjyot Majithia have done a hattrick. They have got together for the…

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Grab an opportunity to meet, greet and dine with Saif Ali Khan

The Versatile will be at Mahatma Gandhi Centre, Auckland on November 16, 2018 Venkat Raman While most entertainment programmes involving film celebrities are ‘stage affairs,’ with very little audience interaction, a forthcoming event promises to get close to the film star, participate in a group photograph session and if lucky and can afford, dine with him. Such an opportunity would…

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Cultural pluralism brings out inherent versatility

Venkat Raman Performing Arts transcend ethnicity and language, encouraging every pursuer to appreciate the value of cultural pluralism, says Kartika Singh, who dances were among the highlights of the Fifth Annual Indian Newslink Sports & Community held at Alexandra Park, Auckland on Monday, October 8, 2018. She performed two numbers – a version each of the Latin American and Middle…

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Drama Festival to support Children’s Home in Sri Lanka

Venkat Raman A not-for-profit, charitable organisation is conducting a Drama Festival in aid of poor children in Sri Lanka. Gandhi Illam New Zealand Trust is organising the event on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Mt Eden War Memorial Hall located at 487 Dominion Road, Mt Eden. Suren Surendran, who is known to the communities in New Zealand as a singer,…

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Enchanting Merchants of Bollywood due in New Zealand

Shows in Auckland and Tauranga with exotic costumes and dances Venkat Raman  Indian Cinema has been a source of inspiration and awe for millions of people all over the world and for almost 120 years, it has witnessed the emergence and rise of hundreds of thousands of actors, producers, directors, cinematographers, musicians and other artistes. Bollywood is a name given…

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