SAREE KA GUNIJAN KHANA
Multi-disciplinary events celebrating the Saree
Thurs 13 – Fri 14 October 2016
Off double road (K.H Road)
Behind Axis Bank
Saree ka Gunijan-khana supported by 1 ShanthiRoad
Supported by LBB, Bangalore
All events are open to all, on a first come first served basis.
Thurs 13 Oct 2016
7 – 8.30 pm
Lady Anandi: A performance by Anuja Ghosalkar
F, an actor-writer is haunted by the ghost of her maternal great grandfather— a female impersonator in regional Indian Theatre in the late 1800s. When she finally encounters him, he is dressed as a woman, in a blood red, silk saree, essaying the role of Lady Anandi. A documentary theatre piece.
Anuja Ghosalkar is a theatre actor, writer and director based in Bangalore. Drama Queen, her theatre company, is evolving a unique form of documentary theatre in India.
Fri 14 Oct 2016
7 – 8 pm
Saree Styling Jam
A flirtatious glimpse at how to experiment with draping styles and accesorisation, and make Saree wearing more fun, dynamic, and personal. The styling jam centres around three main aspects of Saree styling: Draping, Blouse Styling and Accessorisation. Led by Himanshu Verma (curator, Saree Festival)