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Interludes

SD Burman: The Prince-Musician

Anirudha Bhattacharjee and Balaji Vittal

25th January 2019

Time: 17.20 pm – 18.20 pm

 Based on the book of the same title, the one-hour musical event takes you through the life of the legendary SD Burman with live singing of superhit Bollywood retro melodies composed by SD Burman, and interspersed with crisp narration of the back stories, interesting trivia and anecdotes behind those songs. The format allows for an entertaining insight into the musical genius. And there may be a couple of audience quizzes too that could win you autographed copies of the book!  

26th January 2019

Time: 17.30 pm – 18.30 pm

Mrinalini Sarabhai was a prolific writer. She wrote novels, novellas, hundreds of poems, children’s books, plays, and articles on culture, craft, archaeology and the environment. Mallika Sarabhai takes us on a journey through some of this work, reading excerpts and showing how some of it was translated into dance and film to reach a larger audience.