Chitrkar has been a place for art happening and gathering of artists from various disciplines of visual and performing arts. Painting, dance and classical music (vocal & instrumental) education, exhibitions, seminars, monthly classical music concerts are the range of activities presently underway and planned for the future.
Internationally renowned Kathak dancer Nahid Siddiqui is conducting ongoing Kathak dance & Yoga classes at her studio. The classes are open for all ages.Info & details: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Category: Kathak Dance & Yoga
Suggested Donation: 5000
Classes held on:
Kathak: Saturday & Sunday at 04:00 - 5.30PM
Yoga: Saturday & Sunday at 06:00 - 7.30PM
We sadly announce that Ustad Afzal Khan Talwandi, elder brother of Chitrkar vocal instructor late Ustad Hafeez Khan Talwandi passed away today in his hometown, Faisalabad. Please contact his son Labreaz Afzal Khan and nephew Ali Hafeez Khan at 0304-642-3940 and 0345-782-1951 resp.'y
For music of Ustad Afzal Khan & Ustad Hafeez Khan duo;
Ustad Hafeez Khan Talwandi
passed away on Wednesday, 18 march 2009 last year. Ustad sahib belonged to the most ancient and respected Punjab classical vocal gharana, Talwandi. He has left behind hundreds of classical vocal students including his son Ali Hafeez Khan and his most senior student Ayesha Ali
who performs regularly. Ustad Hafeez Khan performed extensively in Pakistan and all over the world.
Tehreema Mitha, South Asian American soloist, choreographer/ dancer/music director will give one full evening’s performance in the Classical, Classical/Contemporary and Contemporary styles particular to her, in each of the three major cities of Pakistan, Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad.
These performances are a tribute to her guru/mother Indu Mitha on her 80th birthday.
The choreography and music of each dance is original. Some of the music especially composed and recorded for the dances by Tehreema Mitha, is played by Pakistani musicians while other items are played by American, and Indian musicians.
The venue for Lahore performance is Ali Auditorium, Ali institute of education. Ferozpur road, Lahore.
Please send us an email if you would like to attend.
For details regarding Tehreema Mitha Dance Company; http://www.tmdancecompany.org/index.htm
You are cordially invited to an exhibition of recent works, drawings & paintings by Shahid Mirza at Zahoor-Ul-Akhlaq gallery, National College Of Arts, Lahore. The exhibition will open Tuesday, 9 March, 2010 at 5pm.
Timings: 9am to 6pm. 09 march-16march 2010. open Sunday.