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Bandra Premiere of “Jai Bhim Comrade”

  For thousands of years India’s Dalits were abhorred as “untouchables”, treated as bonded labour and forbidden to study. By 1923 Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar broke the taboo and won doctorates abroad returning to India to work for the emancipation of his people. At Mahatma Gandhi’s invitation he drafted India’s Constitution. In 1956 Dr. Ambedkar together with thousands of followers discarded …

The Mahindra Blues Festival is back! Feb 15-16 | Mehboob Studios, Bandra |

Mahindra Blues Festival is back and this time it’s bigger, better and bluer! An exciting new line-up featuring the Grammy Award-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band with special guest Doyle Bramhall II , Grammy Award-winning bluesman Jimmie Vaughan, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Zac Harmon and India’s very own Blues bands,Soulmate and Blackstratblues. — with Soulmate, Zac Harmon, Derek Trucks, Tedeschi Trucks Band, *Susan Tedeschi*, Doyle Bramhall II,Lil’ …

Richard James and Gareth Bonello perform at Bandra Base, event by British Council.

Indian and Welsh artists – musicians, poets, writers,  performers –  come together and collaborate! The evening was an informal gathering to share and exchange ideas for work that can be performed in 2014, to commemorate the birth centenary of the poet Dylan Thomas. The event began with a short film (The Colour of Saying) which explores the vocal, lyrical, rhythmic …

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