Punch in Brief
Showdown at Vihara Mahadevi Park
After an amazing week of campaigning in the buses, from June 25 to
29, against the harassment of women in public places, Sri Lanka Unites
have decided to have one final Showdown to complete the campaign.
This event will be to
- take their message to a larger audience and to obtain assistance
from other interested groups
- Present some working policies to authorities and policy makers
- A personal pledge to be committed to see an end to harassment of
women in public spaces
- Symbolic passing of the baton to Kandy
The event will also include musical performance by renowned artists
Come to the Vihara Mahadevi Park, Town Hall, on October 20 at 5 pm
and show that you care.
Dancesport at Hilton
Footworks Events presents Dancesport for the 17th consecutive year at
the Hilton Hotel, Colombo on October 21.
Known as Sri Lanka's premier dancing competition it features the best
ballroom and Latin American dancers from Asia and Europe. This year's
event will be a breathtaking extravaganza of rhythm, grace and flair.
A discussion on National Street Drama reserve at Sudarshi
An all island National Street Drama reserve is to be formed
surrounding the street drama units scattered all over the island,
centralizing interested parties with the object of giving an impulsion.
A discussion on this topic is to take place on October 20 at Sudarshi
hall, opposite the BMICH. All interested parties in street drama are
For inquires please contact Parakrama Niriella or Hemasiri
Abeywardhane on 0714 967626.
‘The Artist in Every Child,’ at Lionel Wendt
Sixty three years of the vision of Cora Abraham presents ‘The Artist
in Every Child,’ painting, mixed media, collage work,clay and wire
modelling, group work...
on October 20 & 21 from 10am-7pm at the Lionel Wendt Art Gallery,
Guildford Crescant, Colombo 7.
Anupavam Natya Utsavam at Ramakrishna Mission hall
Anupavam natya utsavam at Ramakrishna Mission hall.
Sri Santhana Presents Anupavam Natya Utsavam on October 19 at 6.15 pm
Image Today at BMICH
Image Today, an exhibition of video, photo and digital imaging, will
be held at the BMICH from October 19 to 21 from 10 am to 7.30 pm.
Rag at the Wendt
A groundbreaking musical that grapples with the topical issue of
ragging written and composed by Jehan Aloysius with music by Avanti
Perera, choral arrangements by Deshan Cooray and Eshantha Peiris will be
held at the Lionel Wendt Theatre from October 19 to 23 at 7.30 pm.
The choral direction is by Eshantha Peiris.
Rag is a hard-hitting contemporary musical drama filled with
meaningful lyrics and catchy melodies.
Naribena and Jasaya Saha Lenchina at Punchi theatre
Naribena and Jasaya Saha Lenchina two popular dramas of Dayananda
Gunawardena’s will stage its special shows on october 19 at 3.30 pm and
6.45 pm at the Namel Malani Punchi theatre.
Those taking part in the play will be Rodny Warnakula, Bandula
Wijeweera, Sarath Kulanga, Tharanda Kumara, Rathnasheela Perera,Sunil
Thilakarathne,Nilmini Kottegoda, Indika Jayasinghe.
Music is by Pubudu Walpita. The main organizer of the show is Jude
Tickets are available at Namel Malani Punchi theatre, Borella. All
seats have been box planned.
Madura Dwani at the Lotus Pond
Madura Dwani, a musical concert featuring vocalists Sunil Edirisinghe,
Victor Ratnayake, Nirosha Virajini and others will be held at the Lotus
Pond Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre on October 21 at 6.30 pm.
The event is organized by the Old Boy's association of Nalanda
DS Walk 2012 this October
The D.S.Senanayake College Colombo announced its 2012 walk which
would be held on October 20.
The College invites all school students and all Old boys to
participate and success the event.