• The Mumbai Minute: Plan your weekend in 60 seconds

    Team mid-dayJan 20, 2017, 08:47 IST

    A date with Van Gogh
    Sun, Jan 22 Catch a film about Van Gogh called Lust for Life and view his well-known painting The Night Café through virtual reality, followed by a discussion on the master’s works.

    Time: 3.30 pm onwards
    At: Enlighten VR centre, inside The Bombay Art Society, Opposite Rangasharda Hotel, Bandra Reclamation, Bandra (W).
    Cost: Rs 100
    Log on to: www.instamojo.com/enlighten/

    A date with songwriters
    Sat, jan 21 Catch young and budding singer-songwriters in action this weekend. Raia And A Buffalo (a duo) and Nester Coutinho will enthrall the audience with their brand of original music.

    Time: 7.30 pm
    At: Pitaara — The Art Box, 2nd Road, Yashwant Nagar, Goregaon (W).
    Call: 9820393001
    Cost: Rs 200
    Log on to: insider.in

    Groove to the gully
    Tonight Listen to the music of Groove Gully whose current line-up includes Zian Bhamgara (vocals), Samuel D’Souza (keys), Nikant Sharma (guitar), Vivian D’Souza (bass) and David D’Souza (drums).

    Time: 10 pm
    At: Tuning Fork, first floor, Hotel Unicontinental, Road Number 3, Khar (W).
    Call: 9833358490
    Cost: Rs 500

    In memory of a saint-poet
    today Catch a unique two-hour multi-media presentation based on the life and works of Narsi Mehta, the legendary saint-poet of Gujarat. The events in his life are depicted through dramatic performance, using a combination of various musical and dance forms along with visuals.

    Time: 6.30 pm
    At: Tata Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
    Cost: Rs 240 onwards

    A Goan brunch
    Sun, jan 22 Indulge in a brunch curated by chefs Kshama Prabhu and Gaurav Gidwani presenting a host of delicacies from Goa. Tuck into Chicken Caffreal, Pork Spare Ribs with Vindaloo Glaze and Grilled Surmai with Kokum Butter or try the Choriz Chilli Tawa Fry, and Stuffed Lady Finger with Rechado Masala.

    Time: 12 pm to 4 pm
    At: The Bar Stock Exchange, Juhu Supreme Shopping Centre, Gulmohar Cross Road, Juhu.
    Call: 69001123
    Cost: Rs 750 plus taxes

    Of kebabs and kormas
    Till sun jan 29 Treat yourself to a feast as celebrated chef Mujeeb-ur-Rehman brings you rich and aromatic Mughlai flavours of the North West Frontier. Sample delicacies such as Barrah, Kalmi Kebab, Gosht Ki Seekh, Karhai Murgh and Dum-ka-Keema.

    Time: 7.30 pm to 11.30 pm
    At: VITS Hotel, Poolside Restaurant, Andheri Kurla Road, Andheri (E).
    Call: 61517555

    Dial P for passport
    Sat, Jan 21 The Regional Passport Office in Mumbai will be holding a Passport Mela with prior online appointments to meet the increasing demand and address occasional difficulties faced by citizens in obtaining a passport.

    Time: 3 pm onwards
    At: Manish Commercial Centre, 216 A, Dr AB Road, Worli.
    Call: 24931731
    Log on to: www.passportindia.gov.in

    Go ethnic chic
    Today to jan 22 Out of ethnic wear options for the wedding season? Choose from a range lehengas, Indo-western dresses, tunics, evening wear and traditional Indian wear by designers like Nikasha, Hemant Nandita, Ridhi Mehra, Varun Bahl, KHEM, Sahil Kochhar, Doodlage, Peppermint Diva, Divyam Mehta, O Layla and Ritika Mirchandani . There’s also a collection of bags, clutches and fashion jewellery to complete the designer look.

    Time: 10 am to 8 pm
    At: Kashish Infioré exhibition, JW Marriott Mumbai, Juhu Tara Road.
    Call: 66933000

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