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Video Art: May EditionDr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum, 3:30pm, 4:45pmWorkshop: Writing & Book MarketingThe Hive, Khar (W), 11am
Book Tickets: Pestonji KawasjiNCPA, Nariman PointMidnight Cycle Ride With Wild RangersNariman Point, Marine Drive, 10:30pm
The ClownsNCPA, Nariman Point, 4pmBook Tickets: The Ramen ReviereTrekurious, Bandra (W), 1pm
Sunday BrunchBlueFrog, Lower Parel Book Tickets: The Vagina MonologuesCanvas Laugh Club, Palladium Mall, 6pm
Book Tickets: Open MicCanvas Laugh Club, Palladium Mall, 8:30pm Screening: Noor Alliance Francaise De Bombay, 6:30pm
Imps: SoloistsNCPA, Nariman Point, 11amLaunching: Dutch Foodhall: Holland Meets MumbaiPhoenix Mills, Lower Parel
Screening: Jacquot de Nantes Deepak Cinemas, Lower Parel, 7pmThe Cheescake Co. JW Marriot, Juhu, 7am
Book Tickets: Wednesday WisecrackersCheval, Kalaghoda, 10pmScreening: Jai Ho DemocracyNCPA, Nariman Point, 6:30pm
Book Tickets: Little ChefsGodrej Nature's Basket, Bandra, 11:30amGirls and GuitarsblueFrog, Lower Parel, 9:30pm
Hindustani Music RecitalNCPA, Nariman Point, 6:30pmBook Tickets: MUFFINSThe Hive, Khar West, 7pm
A Labour of Gloves: Bombay Velvet’s Style Directory
As we long for Rosie's ruby-studded gloves and Balraj's bags but not baggage, the film's stylist Niharika Bhasin sends over her contact list.
Mill On The Gloss: Lakme’s New Style Studio & Make Up Store
This new studio at Phoenix means you can get floral nails, arched eyebrows or winged eyeliner for cheap, in between your mill chores.
bpb For New York Magazine
bpb rounds up regional food pop ups and restaurants for New York Magazine's The Urbanist.
The Coup Card Goes To Bangalore
After Mumbai and Delhi, the Coup Card goes to Bangalore! Use your card to get 15% off at patisseries, breweries, bars and restaurants. Garden state, indeed.
Sponsored: The Craft Brew Festival at High Street Phoenix
Earmark this weekend for a craft beer festival and sundowner concert at Lower Parel. Cheers!
bpb Scoop: Bandra’s Yoga House To Open In Colaba
The yoga studio will launch on June 1 minus its trademark cafe, but you’ll find that the twists will make up for the lack of tartines.
New Crop: On Quitting The City To Be a Farmer
It’s hoes before bros for many young professionals who are giving up the city life for farming. Read on for how to make the shift to Farmville even when you don’t own family land.
A Sale for Superheroes At Bombay Electric, Colaba
Primed from watching Mad Max & Taylor Swift’s new video, we walked into Bombay Electric in search of a cape & red underwear. What we found was even better.
bpb Review: Kababish, Bandra (W)
In the latest episode of Survivor on Carter Road, a wild card entry starts out impressive but ultimately disappoints.
Quarter House Could Be Your Next Watering Hole
There is no 30 ml measure at this soon-to-launch bar, where alcohol pegs start at 60 ml and go up to a quarter bottle. If you get too drunk, they’ll drop you home.
Two Scents’ Worth: Invoke The Rains With Attar
The most romantic way to invite the monsoon is to wear gil attar that smells like wet earth. This plus a soon-to-open perfume library in today’s story.
Sponsored: Häagen-Dazs’ New Prive Service: Fancy An Ice Cream Butler?
This new service sends a butler over to your home or office to build the best sundaes for any day of the week. Start with the Brooklyn Bridge bowl.
New In Goa: Bark Your Bum At Yoga Dog
A former Bollywood scriptwriter quits show business to start a new yoga studio at Arpora. Everyone say Ommm...Puri.
Connect The Pots: Where Chefs Eat in Mumbai
The city’s best chefs tell us which restaurants they like in Mumbai, as well as what they order. Catch of the day: they can't recommend their own dishes.
Sponsored: For Instant Cool - Foodhall’s Taste of Summer Festival
Take the season's flavours to your kitchen via the gourmet store’s tribute to all things bright, featuring jalapeno lemonade, orange salads & peppercorn cheese.